Electrician - J/A

Company Name:
Alliant Energy
We are currently recruiting for an Electrician to work in Beloit, WI. In this challenging role you will construct substations and maintain the electrical and related equipment of a substation.
Constructs substations and maintains the electrical and related equipment of a substation in proper condition to give continuous satisfactory service.
Installs and maintains high voltage cables.
In some cases, rebuilds or enlarges substations and installs new equipment.
Installs and maintains signal and communication equipment.
Makes large power meter installations for large power customers.
May direct the work of an electrician's helper, electrician apprentice, laborer semi-skilled, and occasional temporary help.
Works on energized lines and equipment. Works with live line maintenance tools. Keeps informed on and abides by the required Safety Rules, Operating Practices and codes pertaining to
all phases of substation work.
Keeps related records and makes reports as required.
Examples: Inspects and repairs circuit breakers, motors, generators, battery chargers, transformers, voltage regulators, lightning arresters; testing, filling, and charging storage
batteries; inspecting customers' transformer vaults, and other electric utility equipment.
Performs other duties which are similar, related or incidental to this position.
Working Conditions -
Varied indoor and outdoor work, sometimes under disagreeable weather conditions, at hours conforming with the Union Agreement, with such overtime work to maintain continuity of
service as emergencies may be required.
We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.
Satisfactory completion of an approved course in applied electricity
Four years of experience asan electrician apprentice or equivalent experience in a responsible position in the operation of a
plant, substation, or similar work
Successful completion of prescribed tests for the position
A thorough knowledge of substation equipment; capacity for leadership; mechanical aptitude
Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job
A thorough knowledge of company Safety Rules and Operating Practices
Ability to write clearly and concisely, make understandable diagrams, ability to express oneself orally; possession of a valid driver's license
Ability to obtain a Commercial Driver's License prior to the end of trial period
And the ability to perform the physical requirements of the job.
Employees in this job classification are covered by the Residency Policy and will be required to live within 30 minutes of headquarters.
Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.
Please refer to job description for Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations that apply to this position.
This position is classified as Core/Resource, and has emergency response and travel requirements.
Removal Date: 08/13/2014
Location: Beloit, WI
Position Type: Regular
Schedule Type: Full-Time
Requisition ID: 1145BR

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