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Journeyman Meter/Relay Tech - Local 125 (Yakima) #32460

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Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Yakima, WA, US, 98901

Company: PacifiCorp

Job Description

A Journeyman Meter and Relay Technician is a journeyman with a working knowledge of substation protection, control, and metering equipment. They install, maintain, test, adjust, troubleshoot and repair substation equipment which includes, but is not limited to electromechanical, solid state and microprocessor protective relays, indicating and KWH/KW meters, recording instruments including sequential event recorders and digital fault recorders, controls to all substation apparatus including breakers, transformers, regulators, capacitors, reactors and all associated equipment, and remote control equipment including various forms of SCADA. They perform testing on substation apparatus such as power factor testing, transformer turns ratio testing, megger testing and other analytical tests as assigned. They operate substation equipment, including switching and grounding. They are expected to follow safety rules and company standards. They may work in confined spaces and in elevated work areas, may work with bucket and boom trucks. They may work independently or with others, occasionally work long hours during emergency conditions, and be responsible for tools, test equipment, and vehicles.    


Shift:  M-F  0800-1630


Must have or obtain (within 6 months) ability to drive CMV, which includes a DOT physical.


Job award contingent on passing a fitness for duty evaluation.




  • A high school diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Has successfully completed an electrical apprenticeship or equivalent program. 
  • 4+ years experience in the meter & relay trade.
  • Must pass a pre-qualifying skills test.
  • Good driving record.
  •  Physical exam required. 





  • 5+ years experience as a Journeyman Meter & Relay Technician.
  • Class A CDL.




Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima

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