Journeyman Diesel Generator Mechanic

Company Name: Alaska Village Electric Cooperative
Phone Number: (907) 561-1818
City: Anchorage
State/Provence: Alaska
Zip: 99503
Job Title: Journeyman Diesel Generator Mechanic
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Mechanics
Posting Start Date: November 27, 2017
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours

Journeyman Diesel Generator Mechanic

Headquarters:  Anchorage, AK

FLSA:  Non Exempt

Travel:  >90% within Rural Alaska

Alaska Village Electric Cooperative, Inc. has an opening for a Journeyman Diesel Generator Mechanic


This position will perform scheduled maintenance and engine overhauls as well as maintenance and repair of AVEC’s balance of plant equipment. Applicant must be capable of solving complex problems involving troubleshooting and repair of diesel generator sets while working independently. Must be able to rebuild and recondition components common to electrical power generation systems. Must be able to overhaul diesel engines, including badly damaged and seized engines to restore to factory tolerance using high quality workmanship and high efficiency.

Supervision: This position may supervise, operate as lead, or may be required to train Power Plant Operators, laborers, or other traveling maintenance or construction staff.


Experience Required:

Education Requirement(s): High School Diploma (or equivalent)

Experience Requirement(s): Recognized journeyman status (or equivalent hours). Technical schooling plus hours of directly related experience in diesel mechanic hours; more than 6,000 hours. Minimum of 2+ years experience of similarly complex work after attaining Journeyman status.

How to Apply:

AVEC provides a stellar benefit package and a competitive salary, salary is DOE. Standard pre-employment drug and alcohol screening, background check as well as a post-offer physical are required.

AVEC applications can be found on the AVEC website at Interested applicants must submit a completed application to  or mail to:

Human Resources Department
Alaska Village Electric Cooperative, Inc.
4831 Eagle St.
Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Closing Date: This position is open until filled

Wage: DOE

Other:  At least 18 years of age

AVEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posting End Date: December 27, 2017