Senior Substation Technician

Employer Name Electric Power Systems, Inc.   Address 3305 Arctic BLVD
Job Type Full-time, Permanent   Address 2 STE 201
Experience 10 - 15 Years   City Anchorage
Education Associates Degree   State Alaska
  Zip Code 99503

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Job Description

Electric Power Systems, Inc is a unique company offering a wide range of experience and education in the area of power system operations, design, consultation and studies, petroleum industry controls, and general engineered systems. We provide extensive services from planning studies, design and construction to periodic testing and maintenance. We are currently seeking a skilled Substation Technician to join our Anchorage Substation Tech team.

Required Skills


This Technician will be required to demonstrate knowledge in the testing, troubleshooting and maintenance of substation and generation apparatus. This Technician shall also have extensive knowledge in generation relaying, FCO and startup. An engineering degree is preferred, but a specific substation technician apprenticeship or applicable military training will be considered. A thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is a must with NETA or NICET Power Testing certificates a plus. As the Substation Technician department is frequently independent for finding their own work, a familiarity in project management on small projects and estimating is a desired attribute of the ideal candidate.
A valid driverís license with an insurable driving record is required. Attention to detail is a must in this position. We are seeking a team player, self-starter and a well-organized person who is willing to work in a fast-paced environment. Extensive travel both in the state of Alaska as well as Pacific Northwest, Hawaii and South Pacific will be required for this position.

Preferred familiarity with the following test equipment and its operation:
1. Omicron 356 or similar relay test set
2. Doble TDR900 test set
3. Doble M4100 test set
4. ETI PI-2500 test set
5. AC Hi-Pot test set
6. 10/200A DLRO test set
7. Transformer Ratiometer test set
8. Megohmmeter test set

Description of Benefits: Salary / Commissions / Bonuses / Other

Electric Power Systems offers a great benefit package including Medical Insurance, Pension, Employee Assistance Program, and more.