Work Location: Fort Riley, KS
Employment Type: Full Time
City Light and Power Inc. (CLP) is the owner/operator of the electrical distribution system at Fort Riley, KS. CLP is looking for a qualified substation technician to work on our medium voltage substation switchgear. CLP guarantees 40 hours of work every week, requires technicians to be on call (rotation based) and respond within 30 minutes to outages.
Substation Technician General Requirements:
Operate (switch) medium voltage switchgear and PLC controls
Test medium voltage power equipment
Program protective relays manually and via computer
Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams and engineering personnel in order to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and determine optimum equipment functioning
Prepare and maintain reports detailing all tests, repairs, and maintenance performed
Troubleshoot, repair, replace and clean equipment and components in a substation
Support lineman during system restorations, maintenance, new connections, and upgrades
Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL-A) Required
Substation Technician - 3 years preferred
Excellent benefits including paid holiday, vacation, sick, personal days, 401K and Health Insurance.
Work Authorization/Security Clearance:
You must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship. You must become signatory to local union IBEW 304. In addition, Military Base Security Clearance is required for this position. Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License required.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.