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Provide for the installation, testing, checkout and maintenance of instruments, controls, HVAC systems and electrical apparatus for all Great River Energy (GRE) facilities. Install, test and maintain security system equipment in the entire GRE system.
A typical starting range for this position is $49.00 - $58.00 hourly. We offer market competitive base pay and adjust our offer accordingly based upon the value of the candidate’s knowledge, skills and experience. In addition, our Total Rewards strategy focuses on recognizing individual performance and rewarding business results. Our robust Total Rewards package includes exceptional benefits and retirement, a focus on continuous engagement, recognition, personal and professional development, and an emphasis on work-life effectiveness.
Responsibilities: Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Performs and/or assists in the installation, testing, and maintenance of building equipment at GRE facilities such as instruments, controls, protections, monitoring, heating and cooling systems, electrical apparatus, AC and DC power systems, fire protection and lighting.
Performs and/or assists in the installation, testing, and maintenance of GRE security systems.
Develops and updates maintenance procedures along with maintaining equipment records in area of responsibility.
Complies with established GRE safety rules, procedures, and guidelines. Responsible for working safely as well as all members of the crew.
Qualifications: Minimum education requirements include a two-year technical degree/diploma in electrical or electronics related courses, or a combination of equivalent education and experience. Prefer three plus years of instrumentation or building facility and HVAC maintenance experience. MN Boiler License preferred.
Knowledge of AC and DC circuits including Ohm’s law.
Knowledge of power, current and voltage transformers.
Knowledge of safety rules, procedures, and guidelines.
Knowledge of AC power measurement, familiarity with inductance, capacitance, and power factor.
Knowledge of building HVAC systems.
Skill and ability to use personal computers and related software including test equipment software, building control and monitoring software, security system software, asset management software, Windows-based programs, and email.
Ability to maintain mechanical equipment including pumps, valves, motors, and HVAC.
Ability to coordinate work or tasks.
Ability to be self-motivated and be able to work alone without direct supervision.
Ability to maintain a valid driver’s license to perform the essential job functions.
Ability to maintain a current medical card to perform the essential job functions.
Apply: Qualified candidates please apply at www.greatriverenergy.com (under the Careers tab) by February 29, 2024. GRE values diversity, equity and inclusion and we are an equal employment opportunity employer.
Powering what’s possible Great River Energy is a not-for-profit electricity provider owned by our 28 distribution cooperatives in Minnesota and Wisconsin for which we generate and transmit electricity. We provide wholesale electric service to our member owners who distribute electricity to approximately 660,000 member consumers - or about 1.7 million people. A diverse mix of generation resources - Our power plants generate more than 2,800 megawatts of electricity and several solar arrays capable of producing 650 kilowatts. In addition, we purchase wind and hydroelectric energy.Your electricity is delivered through power lines to you. Every time you plug in your toaster, television or other electrical device, a system of power lines goes to work to bring you the power you need. Our job at Great River Energy is to keep the lights on by providing a safe & reliable supply of electricity.