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Alliant Energy Substation Elect Ap1st in Marshalltown, Iowa

5591BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Installs, commissions, maintains and troubleshoots substation power transformers, circuit breakers, metal-clad switchgear, oil circuit reclosers, load tap changers, voltage regulators and controls, capacitor banks and controls, circuit switchers, lightning arresters, battery and battery chargers, motors, underground high voltage and control cables, in transmission and distribution and power plant substations.

  • Commissions, maintains and troubleshoots oil switches.

  • Installs and maintains fiber optic cable from terminal equipment and control panels to high voltage substation equipment.

  • Installs substation protective relays, substation metering, substation interchange metering, substation current transformers, coupling capacitors, digital and analog telemetering, power line carrier transmitters/receivers, wave-traps and carrier tuning equipment, transfer trip carrier and tone equipment, fiber optic and metallic inner-panel cable, transducers, digital fault recorders, sequence of events recorders, telephones, substation local area networks (LANs), distribution automation communications circuits from the Demarc to internal equipment, and packet radio.

  • Installs terminations on high-voltage underground substation cables.

  • Performs line switching for substation maintenance and construction activities.

  • Prepares and maintains records of equipment tests and maintenance, keeps operating records, prepares purchase authorizations and performs other administrative work as required.

  • Makes special tests as directed in connection with operation, maintenance and design of all types of electrical equipment and systems.

  • Install, commissions, maintains and troubleshoots like types of customer owned equipment on non-commodity projects.

  • Trains fellow employees in related activities.

    Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position.

    Requisition ID:5591BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Marshalltown, IA Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:

    Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

At Alliant Energy, our purpose is to serve customers and build strong communities. We are passionate about powering beyond the market challenges of today, while powering what’s next in energy. If you’d like to work at a place where you matter and where you can use your talents and passions to advance your career, join the Alliant Energy team.

What sets us apart?

  • Competitive pay and an excellent benefits package

  • A dedication to career growth and development

  • A culture that elevates our core values of live safety, do the right thing, care for others, make things better, act for tomorrow, and think beyond – be bold.

  • A chance to create a positive impact on our local communities.

    Alliant Energy is currently recruiting for a Substation Electrician - Apprentice or Journey level in Marshalltown, IA! In this important role you will be responsible for the general installation and maintenance of substations throughout our service territory. This crew supports substations, wind farms, metering sites and several communications towers in Iowa. They also maintain all of the line reclosers and regulators in the Marshalltown zone.

  • This vacancy will be filled as an apprentice level candidate.

  • Normal work schedule will be Mon-Thur 6:30am - 5:00pm.

  • Training Locations: All locations in Iowa.

Job Category:Field Operations Job Qualifications: Required Experience

  • Must acquire and maintain a valid driver's license of appropriate grade.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of the National Electric Safety Code (NESC), National Electric Code (NEC), and Alliant Service Standards.

  • Knowledge of electric utility systems operation, maintenance and construction practices.

  • Demonstrated mechanical ability.

  • Ability to read, interpret and demonstrate practical and theoretical knowledge of blueprints, maintenance manuals, technical manuals, electrical and electronic circuits and electrical equipment operating at power system frequency, and ability to analyze test results for the purpose of locating and remedying trouble in such circuits and equipment.

  • Ability to read and comprehend Right-To-Know information.

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

  • Must be willing to work long overtime hours to maintain continuity of service as emergencies may require.

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

    Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received.

    Our Values: It's not just what we do; it's how we do it.

    Live Safety. Everyone. Always | Make Things Better | Care For Others | Do The Right Thing | Act For Tomorrow | Think Beyond. Be Bold

    Alliant Energy is committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this dedication, Alliant Energy works to ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

    All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

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

Posting Title:T-Substation Electrician Apprentice or Journey LevelTalent Gateway Posting Details: Join our team as an Apprentice T-Substation Electrician!