Plant Electrician

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: May 16, 2016

Organization: SCANA

City: Eastover, SC

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Requirements:

Qualified candidates must have a High School diploma from an accredited high school and a minimum of four (4) years experience as an Industrial Electrician. This position will require working outdoors and during inclement weather, heavy lifting, climbing tall structures at extreme heights, and working in confined spaces. Preferred: Two year technical degree in Electricity, Electronic Technology, Industrial Maintenance, Electrical Construction & Maintenance
? Must be willing to work various shifts, generally day or evening shift
? Candidates must be able to support a 24/7 work schedule (shift work) including holidays and overtime when necessary
? Candidate will be subject to working callout overtime situations
? Good written and verbal communication skills
? Basic understanding of wiring diagrams and control schematics
? Ability to use precision measuring tools
? Basic understanding of AC and DC electrical theory to include knowledge of electric symbols and formulas
? Ability to read wiring diagrams and control schematics
? Valid South Carolina Driver?s License is required; Physical requirements for this position include working outdoors and during inclement weather, standing for prolonged periods of time, heavy lifting, climbing tall structures, and working in confined spaces. Incumbents will also be required to occasionally wear a respirator and maintain annual respirator requalification.

Job Description:

The Plant Electrician is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining electrical equipment associated with an electric generating station. Previous experience with 4160 voltage motors, generators, motor controllers, and switchgear and/or distribution systems is required. Knowledge and experience in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Variable Frequency Drives is highly desirable. Duties include but not limited to: maintenance and repair of distribution and power related equipment such as transformers, circuit breakers, motors and variable frequency drives. Related activities may also include use of hand tools, operating other equipment such as cranes and forklifts to move equipment, table saws, drill press machines and air powered tools along with the task of bending and installing conduit.

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