Senior Substation Test Technician

Job Locations US-NV-Reno
ID
2023-1750
Category
Field Services
Position Type
Regular Full Time
Remote:
No

Position Overview

Power your future with Qualus as a Substation Test Technician. Our Substation Test Technicians lead and perform testing, maintenance and repair of low, medium, and high voltage circuit breakers, transformers, switchgear, motor control and other electrical apparatus in utility substation environments in Reno, NV. Apply now and join the Qualus team!

 

 

Travel: 25-50%

Responsibilities

  • Performing testing on low, medium, and high voltage breakers including Megger, Ductor, Power Factor, Hi-Current, and Timing tests.
  • Wiring substation equipment.
  • Testing substation grounds grids.
  • Utilizing and accurately reading meters.
  • Reading schematics and wiring drawings.
  • Troubleshooting circuit breaker, transformers, and load tap changer controls.
  • Reading and plotting time-current curves.
  • Testing power transformers to include all NETA required tests.
  • Testing current and potential transformers. 
  • Accurately documenting using Power DB software.
  • Able to work with electrical tools.

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Qualifications

  • 5 years’ related experience in substations, power plants, primary power distribution and related protection and control schemes.
  • Minimum 2 years of substation power systems experience.
  • Licensures and Certifications: NETA 2, 3, or 4 preferred.
  • Education: High School Diploma. 
  • Reference and complete assignments as described in applicable specifications.
  • Perform regular field work both indoors and outdoors.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, business acumen, management ability
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)

Company Overview

Qualus is a leading pure-play power services firm and innovator at the forefront of the energy transition, with differentiated capabilities across grid modernization, resiliency, security, and sustainability. The firm partners with utilities, commercial, industrial, renewable developers, and government clients, offering comprehensive solutions through boutique and integrated advisory, planning, engineering, digital solutions, program management, and specialized field services. Qualus also provides software and technology enabled solutions and develops breakthrough solutions for critical power industry issues such as distributed and variable resource integration, emergency management, and secure data exchange. The firm has over 1,000 professionals, with offices throughout the U.S. and Canada.

EEO

Qualus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate the unique differences of our employees because that is what drives curiosity, innovation, and the success of our business. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in locations where we operate.

 

At Qualus, we believe everyone has value; and that the diversity and inclusion among our teams is what sets us apart for optimal success. We put people first because we care. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities. For details, view a copy of the Qualus Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement here.

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