Oct 09, 2018

Substation Test Technician

$40.00 - $60.00 hourly
  • CANUS Corp
  • California, USA
Full-Time Construction Energy

Job Description


Performs skilled work in testing, construction, troubleshooting and commissioning of substation equipment. 


Minimum 5 yrs experience substation testing.

Able to follow company safety rules and practices

Must have strong PC skills

Job Responsibilities 

Electrical testing: Field Testing, Doble, TTR, Power Factor, HiPot, Ct's etc.

Relays: Electro-mechanical, solid state and microprocessor testing and programming

Perform acceptance testing of transmission and distribution substation power equipment to include but not limited to: Low, medium and high voltage circuit breaker testing- Insulation testing, contact resistance, Power Factor, breaker timing, SF6 gas analysis, CT testing, high current testing, secondary injection tests.

Able to apply test procedures for various types of relay test equipment

Assist with planning, scheduling and completing test activities efficiently, on time without service interruptions 

Experience with three phase power systems, power system protection and control systems, test equipment and test equipment software 

Job may require travel throughout California 

Appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided as required 

FR clothing and appropriate PPE required on all projects

Education requirements: 

Minimum Required: High School diploma or GED. Supplemental electrical training desired. 

Associate of Electrical Technology (AET) or equivalent specialized training in system protection

Other requirements: 

Must have a valid driver’s license

Must be able to pass a fit for duty exam

Must be available for regular overnight domestic travel

Must be able to work in all weather conditions

Our company is an equal opportunity employee. We conduct drug screening and background checks on all applicants 



Equipment Install-Maintain-Repair,   General-Other: Construction-Skilled Trades  




60,000 - 100,000

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Apply Now