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  • High Voltage Electrician - 2

    Job Locations US-CA-Lemoore
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Skilled Trades
    Recruiter Email
    Recruiter: Phones : Number
    (619) 514-0060
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  • Overview

    SJS Executives, LLC is currently seeking a talented High Voltage Electrician II. Our Ideal candidate will have knowledge of electrical theory, formulas, and the mathematical skill in order to derive voltage, current, and power related formulas. Mathematics is required to help compute voltage, current, amps and other power related requirements. The HVE must be able to read, interpret standard construction blueprint and operating manuals. The HVE must have basic knowledge of how the work relates to other trades, and is capable of using all electrical trade related tools and equipment.





    • capable of using all tools and equipment applicable to the high voltage electrician trade, have working knowledge relating to working high voltage systems, and able to become a NAVFAC recognized qualified person per NESC, NEC, NFPA 70E.
    • Comply with safe clearance procedures and safety rules and regulations.
    • Splicing and termination of medium voltage cable 2400Vac to 69Kvac, and DC voltages from 12Vdc to 300Vdc
    • Troubleshooting using three-line, single, print and protection drawings; experience in low voltage systems including but not limited to maintenance, troubleshooting and repairing power breakers
    • Installation, maintenance and troubleshooting and repairing equipment in high voltage switchyards, substations, and power operations centers
    • Participation in special projects such as pre-commissioning/checkout of new substations, stage additions, or substation inspections and commissioning preparation.
    • Knowledge of commonly used high voltage electric power distribution equipment such as transformers, switches, circuit breakers, recording instruments and control systems.
    • Received training in and has demonstrated skills and knowledge in the construction and operation of electric equipment and installations and hazards involved.
    • Troubleshooting and repair of high voltage generating, controlling, and distribution systems
    • Rrepairing switch gear
    • Installing and hooking up transformers
    • Locating defects in cables
    • Selecting materials to make installations or repairs
    • Read and understand circuit diagrams of interconnects such as the generators, buses, switches, and circuit breakers in a power-generating facility or the feeders, substations, transformers, and interconnections of a distribution system, in order to diagnose problems in the electrical system.
    • Use of test equipment such as: oscilloscopes, power quality meters, insulation resistance tester, high potential tester, phase sticks, phase rotation meters, digital test equipment, other electrical test equipment, and cable locating and fault finding equipment.
    • Diagnose and determine corrective action for electric power-controlling equipment such as switch gear, transformer banks, and circuit breakers in substations and power-generating facilities.
    • Read circuit diagrams and perform troubleshooting layout, and complete installation, modification, and repair on high voltage distribution systems such as repairing switchgear, installing transformers, and locating defects in cables.
    • Work alone or with other workers to perform simple or complex tasks while following appropriate and safe procedures.
    • Perform outages and support construction activities as necessary.
    • Good familiarity of NAVFAC SW Safety and Health Requirement manual, instructions, agency equipment regulations and directives. Guidelines will include a variety of Federal, Department of Defense, and Department of Navy, Commander Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest publications, manuals, directives, standards, policies and procedures. Published guidance will be provided by the Government as needed.
    • Knowledge in new construction and maintenance of distribution systems, Sub Station maintenance including medium voltage (5kv-69kv) breakers; air, sf6 gas, oil and vacuum switches and Load Tap Changing Power Transformers.
    • Receive assignment from the workload manager in the form of oral or written instruction (work order) to perform a variety of high voltage tasks.
    • Ensure all designated working areas are maintained in an orderly manner and continuously maintained free of trash and debris.
    • Receive work assignments through oral instructions provided by the workload manager. 
    • Participate in meetings with contractors, agencies, clients, and team members when required to do so.
    • Participate in briefings when required to do so

    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – The HVE will comply with all High Voltage PPE requirements of the Navy.


    • Journeyman Lineman certification (4 year) or equivalent - any US State or Territory
    • Minimum Level III Electrical Testing Technician (ETT) certification or equivalent proof of a four (4) year electrician apprenticeship program or 8,000 hours of electrical type training equivalent to such a program administered by an electric utility.
    • Valid California “C”state driver’s license.
    • 5 years of Experience
    • U.S. citizenship or resident alien. Proof of US Citizenship or resident alien card will be required.
    • OSHA 10 - General Industry or Construction Certified before starting work.


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