American Electric Power Equipment Specialist - Equipment Specialist Sr. in Abilene, Texas

20579BR

Title:

Equipment Specialist - Equipment Specialist Sr.

Job Description:

This single vacancy is posted in a range of potential grade levels and will be filled based on education and/or relevant experience. See minimum requirements.

Equipment Specialist

Equipment Specialist Sr.

The Equipment Specialist is responsible for specialized work involved in planning, testing, receiving, storing, assembling, adjustment and repair of Station equipment such as: power transformers, reactors, current transformers, switches, circuit breakers, circuit switchers, potential devices, regulators, power cables, oil, paint, and all associated accessories. Instruct others or perform routine and emergency tests on Station electrical equipment as required. Prepare and maintain Station electrical equipment records. Develop and assist with presentations in Centralized Station Electrician Training Schools. Coordinate bidding contracts and monitor performance of contractors. Investigate failures or malfunctions of electrical equipment, make reports to proper parties, and recommend corrective action as required. Check all details of installation and release electrical equipment for operation. Perform or direct modernization and rebuilding of Station electrical equipment.

Auto req ID:

20579BR

Relocation:

No

Location:

Abilene, TX

Job Type:

Full-Time

Job Category:

Installation, Maintenance and Repair

Minimum Requirements:

Equipment Specialist:

Minimum Requirements :

Associate degree in electrical/mechanical/industrial maintenance technology or equivalent education and/or experience. Equivalent education and experience is limited to military training and work experience of technical/technician nature (such as aviation and nuclear instrumentation technician); or recent experience (within last 6 months) as a Station Electrician or equivalent job title with another electric utility or contractor.

Work experience should include a minimum of 3 years in Station or Protection & Control related activities.

A good working knowledge of PCs and various types of test equipment is preferred.

Equipment Specialist Sr.:

Minimum Requirements :

Associate degree in electrical/mechanical/industrial maintenance technology or equivalent education and/or experience. Equivalent education and experience is limited to military training and work experience of technical/technician nature (such as aviation and nuclear instrumentation technician); or recent experience (within last 6 months) as a Station Electrician or equivalent job title with another electric utility or contractor.

Work experience should include a minimum of 5 years in Station or Protection & Control related activities.

A good working knowledge of PCs and various types of test equipment is required.

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