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Avangrid Cable Splicer 1/C (19614 CMP) Portland, ME in Portland, Maine

Cable Splicer 1/C (19614 CMP) Portland, ME



Portland, ME, US

Company Company

About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $39 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit (


POSITION: Cable Splicer 2/C - Portland, ME (19614)


LOCATION: CMP-ME-Portland Serv Building


A Cable Splicer is committed to safety and safe work practices. These individuals are responsible to ensure the safety of themselves, coworkers, the general public, and Company property. They know and apply the fundamentals of electricity and are sensitive to the hazards involved in this discipline. They ensure the safety and reliability of the underground electric system. They demonstrate the ability to competently and effectively perform the duties of their job including the skills to perform the operation, maintenance, and construction of the underground electric system. They work closely with others in a team environment including interaction with employees, customers, agencies, and trade allies in the performance of their duties.

• To install and maintain conduits, ducts, cables, transformers, and associated equipment in vaults, manholes and on structures.

• To splice or repair distribution and/or transmission cables of all voltages and to install potheads, splice boxes, and allied accessories.

• To inspect and test cables and associated equipment of the underground system, locate faults and make repairs, as required.

• To have a thorough knowledge of the distribution and/or transmission plant in the assigned area with respect to sources of feed, location of switches, and other equipment, including connections to the overhead system.

• To read and interpret the necessary sketches, diagrams, and graphic presentations and to work therefrom; prepare all necessary records and diagrams.

• To know and work with the tools, instruments and equipment of the trade.

• To assist in the training and direction of employees in lower rated classifications.

• To have a thorough knowledge of the Company’s operating standards, policies, and directives pertaining to the assignment.

• To perform other appropriate duties as directed

Skills and Requirements

• Must be a qualified Cable Splicer 2/C or Line Worker 2/C

• Must have a Class II driver's license and a good record of safe driving

• Must be in good physical condition.

• Is subject to the Company random drug and alcohol testing policy.

• Must be able to obtain any permits/licenses for working in the Cable and Underground Department.

• Must reside within an acceptable distance from headquarters and be available for emergency assignments.

• Must be familiar with and practice Company safety policies and procedures.

• Must be able to perform all the essential functions of the classification.


  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Be a role model

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Be agile

  • Technical Skills

    Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link (

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