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Job Description:

  • 1) Repairs and maintains electrical equipment in generating station or powerhouse: Tests defective equipment to determine cause of malfunction or failure, using voltmeters, ammeters, and related electrical testing apparatus.

  • 2) Notifies plant personnel of necessary equipment downtime requiring changes from normal generating and transmission equipment operation to maintain uninterrupted service.

  • 3) Repairs and replaces equipment, such as relays, switches, supervisory controls, and indicating and recording instruments.

  • 4) Tests and repairs switchboard and equipment circuitry, interpreting wiring diagrams to trace and connect numerous wires carrying current for independent functions.

  • 5) Cleans and repairs brushes, commutators, windings, and bearings of generators, motors, and converters.

  • 6) May test and maintain transmission equipment, performing such duties as oiling circuit breakers and transformers.




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DOT:   820.261-014

Job Number: 3443