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Meter & Load Control Specialist

Under the supervision of the Manager of Special Projects & Information Technology, perform all load management, metering, and distributed generation functions. Load management duties include, but are not limited to: installation, maintenance, and testing of load management equipment for electric heating and water heater controls. Meter duties include, but are not limited to: monitoring and maintaining the automated metering infrastructure (AMI) system, maintenance of all substation communication equipment, and proper accounting for related inventory of materials. System duties include: distributed generation connections and operations, and power quality and stray voltage mitigation. Under the supervision of the Manager of Special Projects & Information Technology, perform all load management, metering, and distributed generation functions. Load management duties include, but are not limited to: installation, maintenance, and testing of load management equipment for electric heating and water heater controls. Meter duties include, but are not limited to: monitoring and maintaining the automated metering infrastructure (AMI) system, maintenance of all substation communication equipment, and proper accounting for related inventory of materials. System duties include: distributed generation connections and operations, and power quality and stray voltage mitigation.

Qualifications: Minimum technical college degree/diploma in electronics or electrical. Experience may be considered in lieu of education. Minimum of three years progressive experience in testing, installation and/or servicing electrical or electronic control equipment is required.   Previous utility experience is helpful.  Knowledge of electrical and electronic circuitry, and the National Electric Safety Code is required, and knowledge of metering desired.  Must be skilled in the use of a personal computer, with experience with Microsoft Excel and Word preferred.  Must be able to use office equipment such as a copier, fax machine, computer, printer, and two-way radio. Strong customer service skills necessary.  Must have strong communication skills. Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy are required. Must have ability to manage multiple tasks and work with technical information including reading maps.  Must possess visual acuity and manual dexterity, as well as excellent listening skills, the ability to stand, walk and sit; to frequently bend, stoop, and squat; to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds, reach above shoulder level, climb, balance, crawl, kneel, crouch, and twist.  Requires repetitive motions with hands and fingers.  Must hold a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. WI master electrician license preferred.

Starting wage is $38/hr as determined by the inside collective bargaining unit agreement and subject to step schedule evaluation. Benefits are the same as all employees covered by the Local Union 953 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for the inside bargaining unit. Benefits include vacation, sick leave, holidays, health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, retirement plan, 401K plan, and Section 125 plan. 

Application deadline: Monday, September 23, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Complete Job Description here

To apply, please complete a Price Electric Employment Application. Applications are available by contacting the PEC office or via the links below. This position will be posted until filled.

PEC Employment Application-Online Version

PEC Employment Application-PDF Version

 

Miscellaneous Unskilled Labor

This is a temporary, 1,000-hour position that acts in a support role for various areas of the cooperative, and is under the supervision of the Manager of Operations. The miscellaneous unskilled worker will perform a variety of duties, from assisting in the warehouse, grounds maintenance, and assisting the line crew, to fleet cleaning and maintenance as well as other duties as assigned.

PEC's normal work schedule is Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Starting wage is $18.00 per hour. This position is not eligible for benefits.

Complete Job Description - Miscellaneous Unskilled Labor click here.

To apply, please complete a Price Electric Employment Application. Applications are available by contacting the PEC office or via the links below. This position will be posted until filled.

PEC Employment Application-Online Version

PEC Employment Application-PDF Version

 

For additional information about employment at Price Electric Cooperative, please contact Human Resources at HR@Price-Electric.com

 

Price Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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