NETA Technician

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Location Tennessee, USA Salary competitive
Sector Power and Renewables Type contract
Senior NETA Electrical Testing Field Technician
We are seeking Senior NETA Field Technicians in the Tennessee area for a NETA accredited company.
Job Responsibilities and Expectations:
Field Service Technicians inspect, test, troubleshoot, perform start-up and collect data of low, medium and high voltage (to 500kV) electrical systems, and moderately complex relay calibration and power metering.
Candidates should be familiar and capable of performing the following tests:
  • Low, Medium and High voltage switchgear and circuit breaker testing
  • Test both electro-mechanical and solid state relays
  • Cable testing - Tan Delta, Power Factor, VLF, DC Hipot
  • Automatic transfer switch troubleshooting
  • Instrument transformer tests
  • Power transformer testing - Doble, TTR, Insulation Resistance, etc.
Mentor other Field Service Technicians, including:
  • Develop technical skills of the group.
  • Work with other offices as necessary.
  • Mentor and motivate employees as necessary.
Minimum Qualifications: to qualify for consideration, you must meet each of the following minimum qualifications and requirements.
  • NETA or NICET Certification (Level II or higher) or equivalent skills/experience a plus.
  • Prefer OSHA 30 hour, MSHA, NFPA 70-E, CPR/First Aid/BBP/AED training; training on each can be provided.
  • Must have good PC skills including email, internet, data entry and Microsoft Excel; experience with PowerDB a plus
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 3 or more years of relevant experience.
  • Must be able to work safely and adhere to all electrical safety procedures.
  • Basic understanding of electrical power flow.
Other Requirements:
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and criminal background check, and adhere to a Drug-Free workplace.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours and overtime, and occasional weekends, holidays and night, including periodic overnight domestic travel.
  • U.S. passport and TWIC card a plus.

If interested in this role please APPLY first then reach out to Marissa with Progressive Global Energy.

Candidates will not be considered with out a completed application on file.

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