Our fast growing full electrical engineering services company headquartered in Pasadena, California has an immediate opening for an Electrical Test Technician. Our services are designed to provide safety, efficiency and reliability to our customer’s facilities. Our broad range of services includes acceptance testing, commissioning and start-up, maintenance testing, engineering studies and electrical design. These services are provided for low and medium voltage power systems.
Perform field electrical testing and visual inspections of low voltage & medium voltage power systems. Operate all types of test equipment. Position requires limited supervision.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform electrical testing on medium voltage switchgears, medium voltage circuit breakers, instrument transformers, protective relays, ATS', motor control centers, dry type and liquid filled transformers, low voltage switchgears, low voltage circuit breakers, grounding systems, etc. In most cases, testing is performed per NETA and ANSI guidelines. Must be familiar with current injection, insulation resistance, DLRO, ground resistance, GFI, TTR, Hipot, etc. Experience with testing electro mechanical and solids state relays a plus.
The candidate shall be able to troubleshoot , perform start-up services, have a good understanding of electrical power systems, and have a good aptitude for troubleshooting and problem evaluation.
Knowledge of the National Electrical Code and various industry standards, such as OSHA , IEEE and NFPA is a plus.
Ability to write technical reports detailing field work performed.
Familiarity with the PowerDB data entry software is a plus.
QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB REQUIREMENTS:
5 years minimum experience Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Valid driver’s license Flexible hours including availability on weekends and evenings Self motivated individual with highly developed organizational skills A people oriented team player Good judgment and highly dependable Strong customer focus Computer literate
Option to participate into matching 401K plan
Medical insurance for employee and dependents provided by AEC
AEC is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates with a keen interest are invited to forward their resume with salary history and earliest starting date preferably by e-mail to HRMonst@aec-us.com