Alliant Energy Electrician Journey/Apprentice in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

3865BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Constructs substations and maintains the electrical and related equipment of a substation in proper condition to give continuous satisfactory service.

  • Installs and maintains high voltage cables.

  • In some cases, rebuilds or enlarges substations and installs new equipment.

  • Installs and maintains signal and communication equipment.

  • Makes large power meter installations for large power customers.

  • May direct the work of an electrician's helper, electrician apprentice, laborer semi-skilled, and occasional temporary help.

  • Works on energized lines and equipment. Works with live line maintenance tools. Keeps informed on and abides by the required Safety Rules, Operating Practices and codes pertaining to all phases of substation work.

  • Keeps related records and makes reports as required. Examples: Inspects and repairs circuit breakers, motors, generators, battery chargers, transformers, voltage regulators, lightning arresters; testing, filling, and charging storage batteries; inspecting customers' transformer vaults, and other electric utility equipment.

  • Performs other duties which are similar, related or incidental to this position.

Working Conditions –

Varied indoor and outdoor work, sometimes under disagreeable weather conditions, at hours conforming with the Union Agreement, with such overtime work to maintain continuity of service as emergencies may be required.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.Requisition ID:3865BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Fond du Lac, WI Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:Alliant Energy is currently recruiting for an Electrician (Journey or Apprentice) in Fond du Lac, WI. In this challenging role you will construct substations and maintain the electrical and related equipment of a substation.

Our Electrician Apprenticeship is a 4 year program that offers hands on training with our highly skilled Journeyman.

Looking to power up your career? If you enjoy challenges, have the drive to learn, and are passionate about making a difference in your community, we invite you to consider Alliant Energy! Our skilled trade employees are the heartbeat of our organization. From Power Plants to Energy Delivery, we depend on the expertise and dedication of our crews to deliver the performance our customers expect and deserve, safely and efficiently.

What sets us apart?

  • Outstanding pay and benefits

  • A commitment to career growth and development

  • A culture that embraces our core values of safety, integrity, respect, service, and responsibility

  • The opportunity to make a positive impact on our local communities

  • A strong union relationship

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    Job Category:Trade & Craft Job Qualifications:

  • Satisfactory completion of an approved course in applied electricity

  • Four years of experience as an electrician apprentice or equivalent experience in a responsible position in the operation of a plant, substation, or similar work

  • Successful completion of prescribed tests for the position

  • A thorough knowledge of substation equipment; capacity for leadership; mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job

  • A thorough knowledge of company Safety Rules and Operating Practices

  • Ability to write clearly and concisely, make understandable diagrams, ability to express oneself orally

  • Possession of a valid driver's license

  • Ability to obtain a Commercial Driver's License prior to the end of trial period

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job.

  • Employees in this job classification are covered by the Residency Policy and will be required to live within 20 minutes of headquarters.

  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.

  • Please refer to job description for Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations that apply to this position.

  • This position is classified as Core/Resource, and has emergency response and travel requirements.


This position is covered by the Department of Transportation regulations on drug/alcohol testing (CFR 49, Parts 40 and 199), and is subject to drug/alcohol testing according to said regulations.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

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