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Pacificorp Journeyman Electrician (S) (Local 57) - Salt Lake City, UT - #104454 in United States

Journeyman Electrician (S) (Local 57) - Salt Lake City, UT - #104454

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Date:Nov 4, 2020

Location:SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116



PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.


As a Journeyman Plant Electrician, you will be responsible for plant electrical generating systems and support equipment and systems and ensure these are in proper working condition for maximum production of electrical energy under the direction and review of a Plant Manager.

•Troubleshoot, maintain, repair, program, and replace electrical, electronic, and computer equipment and systems such as digital and analog control systems, A/C and D/C control circuits, magnetic starters, interlock systems, alarms, annunciators, and fire protection systems and recorders to ensure reliable and safe electric generation.

•Maintain and calibrate electrical equipment such as oil circuit breakers, generator complex, instrument transformers, bushings, commutators, bearings, resistors, controllers, and solid state devices.

•Maintain and repair electric cranes and all other electrical systems as found on mobile equipment and/or plant electrical systems, including air conditioning and refrigeration equipment and environmental protection equipment.

•Maintain and calibrate high voltage switchgear and equipment such as circuit breakers, transformers, and reactors which control the flow of electricity from the generating units.

•Maintain and calibrate recorders and vibration equipment.

•Set up and test various electrical equipment with the use of special testing devices to measure voltage, current, and resistance or locate faults, malfunctions, or device failures.

•Work from blueprints, manufacturer's bulletins, and instruction manuals to install, troubleshoot, or maintain electrical equipment.

•Operate various mobile equipment such as forklift, crane, backhoe, and cherry picker in the process of installing, repairing, or maintaining various electrical equipment.

•Set up rigging for the movement of heavy loads such as transformers and large motors.

•Maintain electrical metering and monitoring equipment such as recording charts, meters, meggars, and scopes.

•Train, instruct, and direct the work of apprentices and helpers as assigned by the Plant Manager.

•Inspect all electrical equipment in assigned area and perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure continuity of electrical service.

•Prepare various reports such as motor reports, maintenance reports, equipment readings, safety inspections, battery reports, and other special reports as required by supervision for evaluating plant equipment and special reports as required by supervision for evaluating plant equipment and operations.

•May be required to certify in special plant equipment to meet state and federal requirements.

•When management determines that it is efficient to do so, employees in this classification may be assigned duties of less complexity.


Qualified candidates must have 3 years' Journeyman Maintenance Electrician experience after completion of approved apprenticeship program or equivalent academic courses in the following areas:

+ + Electrical Theory & Applications

AC/DC & Solid State Theory

Blueprint Reading

Test Equipment & Troubleshooting

Motor Maintenance & Repair

Motor Control Centers

National Electrical Code

Microprocessors, PMC, PLC Systems

Air Conditioning/Refrigeration/Heating

Personal & Equipment Protection

Switch Gear & Circuit Breakers

Transformer & Voltage Regulation

Candidate must have the following academic requirements:

+ + Mathematics - Algebra, Trig, Formulas 6 sem. hrs/ 9 qtr hrs.

Electricity - AC/DC Theory, Transformers16 sem. hrs / 2 qtr hrs.

Blueprint Reading - Drawing, Diagrams, Schematics 6 sem. hrs / 9 qtr. Hrs.

Motor Control - AC/DC Motors, Repairs, Troubleshooting 14 sem. hrs / 21 qtr hrs.

Electronics - SolidState, Microprocessor 16 sem. hrs / 24 qtr hrs.

Must meet examining board review of skills and experience and pass IBEW Local 57 Journeyman Electrician examination which includes ELECTRICAL THEORY, industrial maintenance experience, and practical testing.

Physical Demands

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.

Additional Information

Req ID: 104454

Company Code: PacifiCorp

Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule: Full-Time

Personnel Subarea: Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: 46.72

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market:Salt Lake CityCareer Segment:Electrical, Electrician, High Voltage Electrician, Equity, Sustainability, Engineering, Energy, Finance

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