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Southern California Edison Meter 'Electrician' Technician 1A - Westminster in Westminster, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become aMeter ‘Electrician’ Technician 1Aat Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you’ll Repair, Test, and Calibrate all types and classes of Single Phase and non-IDR (interval data recording) Polyphase Meters in our Meter Acceptance Shopand in field. You will also inspect internal/external connections and test for continuity and grounds. As aMeter ‘Electrician’ Technician 1A,your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Inspects/validates mechanical, electrical, electronic, and communication components.

  • Cleans reconditions, repairs, or replaces defective parts.

  • Verifies register ratios and meter constants.

  • Uses test instruments to perform testing and evaluation of associated metering equipment and load survey devices.

  • Tests insulation of meters and associated metering equipment, such as, but not limited to test switches, phasing transformers, and load survey devices at high potential.

  • Performs meter tests using various types of tests and computes meter error.

  • Adjusts as needed to bring accuracy within prescribed limits.

  • Checks, verifies, and updates meter nameplate data and meter programs.

  • Records test results in SCE systems.


The essentials

  • Experience fixing mechanical, electrical, or electronic equipment.

  • Possess a current valid Driver’s License

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

The preferred

  • Degree or certification in Electronics or Electrical engineering.

  • Experience as a commercial/residential electrician or electrical construction.

  • Working with power tools and hand tools (e.g., socket wrenches, screwdrivers, splicer, wire cutter, etc.)

  • Mathematical computations and algebra calculations to check, verify, and update data.

  • Tabulating test results and performing computations for statistical analysis from testing data.

  • Testing and repairing Single Phase and Polyphase Meters associated metering equipment and load survey devices.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to interface customers.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

You should know …

  • Visit ourCandidate Resource page ( to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, the hiring process, and more!

  • Relocation does not apply to this position.

  • Day Shift – 7am – 3:30pm

  • Position will require up to 50% traveling and being out in the field.

  • Testing: This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. Please access ourInformation Guides ( to reference test(s): Meter Technician 1 & 1A (Test 2605), and EEI CAST (Test 5108). Candidates who have previously passed these assessment(s), in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are 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.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.