Electric utility is seeking a highly skilled maintenance electrician with extensive substation experience to maintain and repair transmission and distribution class switchgear, bus-work, lightning arrestors, protective relays, insulators, switches power transformers, data circuits, controls and other related components. Must be a high school/trade school graduate and have 4 years’ experience in the maintenance and operation of electric utility substations and/or utility grade protection and control systems. Completion of a recognized four (4) year maintenance electrician apprenticeship program may substitute for the experience requirement. Two (2) years of college-level education or advanced training in related field may substitute for two (2) years of the experience requirement. Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license issued by the State of Connecticut and be able to obtain with 6 months of hire a valid Protective Switching and Tagging Procedure certification from CONVEX or other approved agency.
Wage rate: $37.78 to $41.67 hourly plus an excellent fringe benefit package.
Closing date will be May 3, 2021.
Apply: Department of Human Resources, Town of Wallingford, 45 South Main Street, Wallingford, CT 06492.
Applications will be mailed upon request for the Department of Human Resources or may be downloaded from the Department of Human Resources Web Page. Phone: (203) 294-2080 / Fax: (203) 294-2084. EOE