Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Transmission Substation Tech Learner

Expired Job

Duke Energy Corporation Spartanburg , SC 29306

Posted 2 months ago

More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Build an exciting, rewarding career with us help us make a difference for millions of people every day. Consider joining the Duke Energy team, where you'll find a friendly work environment, opportunities for growth and development, recognition for your work, and competitive pay and benefits.

Position Summary

Substation Technician Learner

This is the first or entry craft level of the Substation Tech hierarchy. A Substation Technician Learner will assist a higher level technician in activities associated substation construction and maintenance. Incumbents are expected to develop intermediate skills and the ability to work with greater independence.

Substation Technician Learner performs the following with Direct Oversight:

  • Clearly understand the importance of company safe work practices and safety rules

  • Basic understanding of the Human Performance Tools and requirements

  • Basic understanding of the isolation of substation equipment and grounding practices

  • Demonstrates good verbal and written communications skills

  • Basic understanding of electrical drawings (substation equipment schematics and power system drawings)

  • Basic understanding NERC compliance and the importance for accurate data and timely completion of assigned work

  • Basic electrical and mechanical troubleshooting skills

  • Develops the ability to think methodically and arrange activities in logical order

  • Basic understanding of pneumatics and hydraulics systems

  • Exposure to Transmission and Distribution system switching activities

  • Develop a basic understanding of AC and DC basic principles

  • Demonstrate the basic ability to operate bucket, digger derrick truck and other areal devices

Key Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated availability for after- hour's work

  • Strives to continually improve job-related, technical and professional knowledge, skills, and performance

  • Develops positive working relationships and effective oral and written communication skills

  • Supports the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally

  • Demonstrated ability to pass panel review by meeting or exceeding requirements for step progression

  • Ability to work in a diverse environment with individuals from various socio-economic and cultural backgrounds

  • Basic written and oral communication skills

  • Must be capable of working on elevated work surfaces

  • Ability to pass any required back ground check for NERC/CIP/Nuclear compliance

  • Must pass appropriate level of Duke aptitude test

Minimum Requirement:

  • Must have a valid State Driver's License and the ability to obtain a CDL Class A Driver's License

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Specific Requirement:

  • Candidates must have the ability to lift and carry 75lbs

  • Must have a permanent residence within 45 minutes from their base location.

  • This position contains a weight restriction of 275 pounds as an essential function of the job. The purpose of this restriction is to ensure that all weight rated equipment is used in an appropriate and safe manner within maximum allowed weight loading.


  • Associate Degree in Engineering Technology or equivalent experience or training (e.g. military)
  • Software skills including word process, email, spreadsheets etc

Travel Requirements

Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No

Represented/Union PositionNo

Visa Sponsored PositionNo

Posting Expiration Date

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Pest Control Tech Pipeline (Spartanburg SC Branch)

Terminix Service, Inc.

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 9/30/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-12-29T00:00 Terminix Service, Inc. Pipeline /contingent position - always accepting resumes for future openings. Terminix Service Inc - is always looking to hire future openings for full-time Pest Control Tech / Route Manager / Sales Rep to manage an established pest control route by selling services to new/current customers, scheduling appointments, conducting home inspections, and performing pest control services. Are you looking for more than a job? Do you want to start a stable career with the most recognizable name in a recession-proof industry? Are you a hard worker who values a positive work/life balance? This flexible M-F daytime job as a Pest Control Tech / Route Manager / Sales Rep offers an unlimited commission-based earning potential. As a Pest Control Technician / Route Manager / Sales Representative, you can expect to earn $30,000+ in commissions. We also offer health & dental insurance, flexible spending account, life insurance, paid holidays & vacation days, 401k plan, profit-sharing plan, company vehicle, & opportunities for advancement. If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been looking for, fill out our 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. ABOUT TERMINIX SERVICE, INC. Under the ownership of the Knox family since 1947, Terminix Service, Inc. is a locally-owned franchise of Terminix International. Headquartered in Columbia, SC., we provide exceptional pest control services from 56 branches across SC, western NC, and the CSRA region of Georgia. We are a unique blend of a family business and major corporation. We are the largest Terminix franchise and are continually recognized for being among the top 10 pest control companies in the country. But don't let size overwhelm you. Our senior leadership is from the second and third generations of the Knox family. When you join the Terminix Service team, you're among family. We invest in the people and communities where our employees live and work. We are not just in the BUG business, we're in the PEOPLE business. We believe in hiring extraordinary people and providing them with the opportunities and benefits that they need to reach both professional and personal success. As a family business, we know that our success comes from our people. Nearly half of our employees have worked with us for more than five years. Our incentive pay structure means that there is no limit to your earning potential and our generous profit-sharing model results in annual bonus opportunities. Our employees enjoy flexibility, family-friendly schedules, and the opportunity for advancement. 100% of our managers were promoted from within the company! QUALIFICATIONS TO BE A PEST CONTROL TECHNICIAN / ROUTE MANAGER / SALES REPRESENTATIVE * No experience necessary! We provide paid training. * Ability to pass a background check * Clean driving record and valid driver's license * Ability to operate and maintain a company truck * Ability to pass a drug screening * Physical ability to crawl and work in small confined spaces such as attics and crawl spaces * Physical ability to work on your feet for an extended period of time * Ability and willingness to work in all types of weather * Ability to lift up to 10 lbs frequently and up to 75 lbs occasionally * Sales ability Any previous sales experience is a plus! Are you able to work independently and as part of a team? Are you self-motivated and able to prioritize tasks effectively? Would you rather be on-the-move than sitting at a desk all day? Are you goal-oriented and motivated to learn and progress? Are you coachable? Do you enjoy mentoring others? Do you love meeting new people? Do you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills? Are you service-oriented and motivated to build lasting relationships? Do you remain calm under pressure? Do you like to take on new challenges? Are you willing to get a little dirty from time to time? If so, this Pest Control Technician / Route Manager / Sales Representative position might just be the perfect opportunity for you. Please apply today! Terminix Service, Inc. Spartanburg SC

Transmission Substation Tech Learner

Expired Job

Duke Energy Corporation