Journeyman Wireman (Industrial Electrician) #11286

Company Name: Chelan County PUD
City: Wenatchee
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98801
Job Title: Journeyman Wireman (Industrial Electrician) #11286
Number of Openings: 3
Position Type: Electrician
Posting Start Date: April 16, 2018
Salary: $44.90
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Days

Install, repair, maintain and adjust electrical equipment at the generating facilities, transmission switchyards, substations and related equipment and facilities.

JOB FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function of the job satisfactorily. Essential functions (EF) are those activities that, if not performed, would significantly and fundamentally alter the position. Secondary functions (SF) are activities not fundamental to the job and may need to be relaxed to accommodate an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability. In the aggregate, secondary functions typically account for less than 15% of the job scope.

# EF/SF % of Time Job Functions
1. EF 100% Install, repair, maintain, test and adjust all prime mover controls, generators, auxiliary apparatus, switchgear and other electrical equipment at the generating facilities, transmission switchyards, substations and related equipment and facilities. This includes all circuits and associated apparatus, but excludes meters, relays and certain communication devices.

2. EF Ongoing Drive a motorized vehicle while conducting business on behalf of the District.

3. EF Ongoing Maintain regular and predictable attendance. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required. Comply with District policies. Complete all required training. Maintain a working knowledge and comply with District safety procedures and specific safety requirements of this position, and those in accordance with applicable provisions of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) and Washington Administrative Code (WAC).

Although journeyman do not typically supervise, they will be responsible for training and demonstrating work skills and safe working practices to apprentices and trainees. Journey level workers are occasionally required to lead and direct the crew in the absence of a foreman.

Experience Required:

QUALIFICATIONS: The qualifications listed below are representative of those required, but reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Post-Secondary Education:
No post-secondary education required.

Requires having a technical apprenticeship certification or a minimum of three years experience in the industrial electrical field. Qualified candidates will be able to demonstrate applicable working experience performing electrical equipment installation, repair and maintenance. Candidates with experience working with high voltage 3-phase equipment and/or in a hydro plant environment are preferred. Candidates with experience operating cranes and forklifts are also preferred.

Specific KSA’s: A fully skilled incumbent will have the following specific knowledge, skills, and abilities:

Candidate must have technical ability and be knowledgeable of safe work practices. The journeyman must also be familiar with and adhere to the District’s Dispatching and Operating Safety Rules. Candidates that possess a Commercial Driver’s license Class A, with valid medical card, airbrake restriction removed and tanker endorsement are preferred. Must possess or obtain within three months from hire date, First Aid and CPR certifications.

How to Apply:

These positions are Open Until Filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately; the first review of application materials starts April 26 and thereafter until the positions are filled.

We have openings for a day shift and a 12-hour rotating shift position located at our Rock Island Hydro facility. A sample rotating shift schedule will be provided during the interview process.

If applying for this position a RESUME and COVER LETTER are required, if not included application materials will be considered incomplete. To expedite the application process, combine your cover letter and resume into one WORD or PDF document before applying (we do not accept .wps documents) and upload electronically when requested in the online application process.

In your cover letter, address the following:

1. Describe your experience performing electrical equipment installation, repair and maintenance.

2. Describe your interest in working at Chelan County PUD.

Incomplete application materials will not be considered.

Posting End Date: May 15, 2018