Great River Energy Substation Apparatus Technician Electrician in Wadena, Minnesota

Application deadline is December 21, 2018 Substation Apparatus Technician Electrician - Wadena, MN Powering What's Possible The Power that makes Great River energy an industry leader is our employees. We are seeking a substation apparatus technician electrician in our Wadena service center to provide for the operation, installation, testing, checkout and maintenance of substation apparatus and associated equipment on the Great River Energy (GRE) system. The incumbent will be responsible for working safely while following GRE safety rules, procedures, and guidelines; keeping supervisor, foreperson and/or lead informed of overall conditions and status of work activities. Responsibilities Performs and/or assists in the maintenance of substation apparatus such as circuit breakers, transformers, voltage regulators, reclosers, mobile substations, load tap changers, station batteries and chargers, capacitor banks, circuit switchers, motor operators, and associated equipment. Performs and/or assists in the installation, testing, checkout of new substation apparatus equipment such as circuit breakers, transformers, load tap changers, station batteries and chargers, capacitor banks, circuit switchers, motor operators, and associated equipment. Performs routine inspection of substations, switching stations, and capacitor bank equipment. Develops and updates maintenance procedures along with maintaining equipment records in area of responsibility.