Apprentice or Journey Telecommunications Technician
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation
Location: Garden City, Kansas
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: 2 Year Degree
Internal Number: 597
NOW HIRING: Telecom Technician with experience in electricity and electronics. Enjoy the western Kansas atmosphere while maintaining telecommunications equipment at Sunflower Electric Power Corporation.
The Sunflower Telecommunications Department in Garden City, KS is seeking an individual who is interested in working in the field to maintain telecommunications equipment at peak efficiency. This individual will assist with installing, testing, inspecting, calibrating, and repairing electronic equipment. We have two different levels of the Telecom Technician based upon experience.
Continue to learn about the ever-changing world of electronics and communications equipment.
Broaden your experience in the utility industry by working alongside other departments.
Enjoy the friendly, hometown atmosphere of Garden City, KS.
Take advantage of the competitive wage and benefits package Sunflower has to offer.
Two years post high school technical certification in an accredited electronics program or a related field and two years practical electronic equipment installation and maintenance experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Successful completion of the Technician Occupation Selection System (TECH) Test.
Must obtain and maintain an FCC General Radio Operator License within one year of employment.
Knowledge of theory and fundamentals of electronics, electricity, and electronic schematics.
Qualifications for Journey Level
Two years post high school technical certification in an accredited electronics technology program or a related field and four years focal electronic equipment installation and maintenance experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets.
We administer selection tests for a variety of positions. The required tests have been developed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a trade association of investor-owned electric utility companies. We strongly encourage candidates to review all the information, including the sample test brochures, and to use the available practice tests before taking the actual tests, available here:
The username and password are both sunflower. Practice tests provide sample questions and detailed discussions of the correct answers. It's important to take the practice test as you would the actual one, with similar intensity and concentration. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.
Note: EEI does not allow access to the actual tests. Testing sessions are held at various locations.