Southern California Edison Catalina Utilityman (9562) in Avalon, California

Job Description


Are you looking to make a difference in your career? We’re working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently.


Highly-motivated; likes challenge; collaborative; committed to delivering high quality work… Did we describe you? Read on…

Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric utilities. We are an industry leader that is designing new and innovative ways to meet our customer’s needs. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who enjoy the challenge of working on key industry changing projects. We need your good ideas and your contributions to remain a leader in this industry.

About Generation:

Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) Generation Organizational Unitis responsible for the safe and reliable operation of Southern California Edison's Generation assets. Which includes: hydro, solar, gas, combined cycle, and fuel cells.

Position Overview:

This position will be within Southern California Edison's (SCE) Generation Organizational Unitbased on Catalina Island. The successful candidate will perform the following duties:

As instructed and directed, performs a variety of routine and miscellaneous unskilled construction or maintenance laboring tasks; digs holes and trenches with pick, shovel, bar, and jackhammer; clears brush and hoes weeds; mixes and places concrete; reads electric, gas, and water meters; replaces water and gas meters or regulators; uncrates and stores material and supplies; loads and unloads truck; hauls trash and material; runs errands; cleans building and grounds and performs minor rough carpentry, painting and plumbing or unskilled tasks. Operates equipment such as light truck, automobile, tractor, forklift, air compressor, jackhammer, winch, hoist, chain, saw, weed burner, or power hand saw and drill. Performs similar and incidental duties as required in all phases of the Catalina operations electric, gas, water or generating plant.


Knowledge of:

Territory and locations of streets within district; traffic laws and proper operation of a motor vehicle.

Ability to:

Learn tools, material, and methods for construction and maintenance labor tasks; perform heavy manual labor; accurately determine registration of meters; learn and follow pertinent safety precautions.

The knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job are at a level comparable with those normally acquired through courses taken in obtaining a high school education.

  • Must maintain a valid CA Driver’s License, with clean abstract.

  • Must be able to work overtime on short notice.

  • Must be able to work a set work schedule of 7:00AM-3:30PM

  • Must have experience performing heavy manual labor.

  • This position will be located on Catalina Island, if selected you will be required to work at the Catalina location.

Required Testing:

  • 5105 – EEI MASS TEST

  • 4014 – Utilityman Physical Performance Test

  • Applicants who are identified to continue in the selection process will be invited to test via e-mail and are encouraged to immediately begin preparing for any tests required in this job posting.

  • Link to Study Guides at


  • This position is located on Catalina Island, if selected you will be required to work at the Catalina Location.

  • If testing is required, you will be contacted by Corporate Test Administration for test scheduling upon passing the resume screening process.

  • Edison International and Southern California Edison reserve the right to close or cancel a posting at any time.

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.


Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status