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  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : SO_97261HNF
  • Location: USA, Tennessee, Nashville, TN; Louisville, KY
  • Sector: Electricity, Utilities
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 20/10/2016
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Title: NETA 3-4 Technician
Client: Major Power Services
Location(s): Nashville, TN; Louisville, KY; Ohio; Kentucky
Duration: Contract-to-Hire (or) Direct Hire
Rate: Open and Negotiable
Number of openings: 4


Our client is in need of 4 NETA 3/4 Technicians, who will be responsible for the tear down, repair and refurbishment of low and medium voltage breakers, testing and maintenance of transformers, circuit breakers and other electrical apparatus on site.
***We have interview times scheduled for as early as Monday, 10/24. If interested in being considered for the job description below, please get back to me asap with your up-to-date resume, references, and best phone number and time to speak!

Job Description

Performs testing on low and medium voltage breakers including Megger, Ductor, Hi-Pot, Hi-Current, and Timing tests

· Completes mechanical work and repairs on breakers including wiring, painting, parts replacement

· Utilizes and accurately reads meters

· Reading schematics

· Reading and plotting curves

· Testing on power transformers including Power Factor, TTR

· Perform and lead a crew in the field for testing/maintenance/repair of breakers, transformers, switchgear, motor control and associated equipment


· Minimum of 3-5 years' experience as a Switchgear/High Voltage Technician. Proficiency with high current test set and time current curves

· Ability to carry out instructions in written or oral form

· The ability to continuously solve problems involving several concrete variables

· Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference and fundamentals of plain and solid geometry and trigonometry

· Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions of practical situations

· Ability to read company manuals and reports, workplace rules and procedures

· Ability to speak with poise and confidence using proper and correct English

· High School Diploma or Technical School preferred

Client Preferences

· Professional experience in testing breakers and transformers

· Prefers someone with less outdoor substation experience, and more medium-low voltage breaker and outage experience

· Military experience is a plus

· Relay and P&C experience is a plus

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office