Con Edison Maintenance Technician L1-2 in New York, New York


Five years in-depth work experience in the field of a Power Generation or related industries would be a prerequisite for this position. These would include, but not limited to work experience in facilities such as fossil/nuclear power plants, industrial plants, steam boiler/engine rooms, oil refineries, combustion turbine facilities, ship yards, airline maintenance facilities, etc. Significant experience working on various types of electrical equipment is required. Candidate must have basic knowledge of PC computer systems. Candidate must have a HS Diploma or GED. An Associate Applied Science technical degree or equivalent is desirable.

Specifically, the ideal candidate will be required to have:

*Experience with installing, maintaining and/or calibrating instrument and control systems is required (i.e. level and pressure transmitters, limit switches, motor and pneumatic valve actuators, solenoid valve actuators, transducers, etc.)

  • Knowledge of basic electricity, Programmable Logic Cards, Digital Control Systems, the proper use of test equipment, print reading and troubleshooting (Hi Pot test, Di electric test, Etc.) of control circuits

  • Installation experience in rigid tubing for pneumatic and hydraulic applications

  • Knowledge in the area of industrial safety.

  • In depth experience in troubleshooting, maintaining, repairing and installing electrical power system equipment such as motors, motor control circuits, high and low voltage circuit breakers, conduit, batteries, cable, etc.

  • Know how to use various field power tools, measuring and test equipment, be able to read electrical prints/schematics, have a working knowledge of industrial safety and a basic knowledge of electrical theory and math.

In addition, a basic working knowledge in the following areas of expertise is preferred: machine shop, confined spaces, precision instruments, pumps, coupling alignment, bearing maintenance, pipe fitting, rigging, scaffolding, crane operation, mechanical drawing, skyclimber/hanging platform and oxy-acetylene torch cutting, Knowledge of the NEC is an additional benefit. Estimate manpower resources, materials, special tools and equipment required to perform corrective and preventative maintenance of power plant equipment and piping systems. Develop job plans as required to complete each job in an effective and timely manner. Candidate will originate purchase and class/stock orders and will follow up on the status of those orders. Assure that all work orders and equipment history are entered in the required computer systems. Consult and review technical manuals, instruction books, prints, sketches, manufacturer's catalogs, equipment history records and other references for specifications and performance information to assist in planning process. Identify spare parts and equipment located in various storerooms for use in field repairs. Work with EH&S;, Engineering and other Departments, as necessary, to gather information to be used in Job Plans. May perform special job related assignments and studies as required. Candidate must have good oral and written communication skills. Work Location is Manhattan, NY


Physical Requirements: The selected candidate must be able to perform heavy manual labor (push, pull and lift 45-60 lbs.) and to do extensive walking, standing and climbing. Candidates must be willing to work in a physically demanding work environment (i.e., work in all weather conditions, in confined spaces and in hot and cold ambient temperatures). Candidates must be clean shaven and medically approved to wear a respirator to include fit testing for 1/2 face, full face and SCBA respirator use. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. This position may involve working back shifts, overtime and weekends as required to support station operation. Candidate must have a valid driver's license.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

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By Mail: Consolidated Edison Company of New York. Recruitment Section Manager 4 Irving Place 15th Floor South New York, New York 10003

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Title: Maintenance Technician L1-2

Organization: Steam Operations

Department: 74th Street Station

Expires On: 11/11/2017

Job Code: W170250