Journeyman or Apprentice Relay Technician

Central Electric Power Coop   Jefferson City, MO   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on January 18, 2023
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Journeyman or Apprentice Relay Technician

Central Electric Power Cooperative is currently accepting applications for the position of Journeyman or Apprentice Relay Technician. Individuals interested in this position should have a minimum of an Associate's Degree in Industrial Electricity, Electronics or related technology degree.

This position will require the individual to perform a wide range of duties to include but not limited to the following: • Perform installation, commissioning and maintenance of protective relaying equipment in high voltage substations and power plants. • Commissioning, maintaining, testing, or repairing circuit breakers, transformers, or other substation equipment • Perform functional testing of substation control circuits on relay panel, transformers & circuit breakers • Perform end-to-end line relay testing • Test relays to verify settings and logic equations are in accordance with design • Troubleshooting of electrical related issues, including root cause analysis • Modifying existing and installation of new AC/DC circuits in substations. Knowledge of electrical systems, microprocessors and PLC’s and experience in the use of computers to assist with troubleshooting and testing is beneficial. Must be able to obtain and maintain a class A commercial driver’s license. This position will require work in inclement weather conditions, during outages and in emergency response situations. Central provides a 401K savings investment plan, a voluntary 125 cafeteria plan, life insurance, 10 holidays a year, vacation and sick leave benefits. Hourly wage range is $33.52 - $47.88.

EOE Employer M/F/V/H