Transformer Technician - Houston
Shermco Industries - Angleton, TX

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Join our team of leaders in electrical power system maintenance, repair, testing, engineering, & training. Due to continued growth, we are seeking an experienced Transformer Technicians to work in our Angleton (Houston) Texas field office. Shermco Industries is a founding member of NETA and has one of the largest field services divisions in the industry.

Job Responsibilities and Expectations:
Test, repair leaks and replace gaskets on transformers
Repair and/or replace radiators, bushings, and components on transformers, substations and cabinet, with OCB's
Conduct internal inspections and perform repairs on automatic load tap changers
Run a vacuum dehydrator
Conduct oil process filtering or replacement

Minimum Qualifications to qualify for consideration, you must meet each of the following minimum qualifications and requirements:

High school diploma or GED or equivalent education and experience
At least 3 years related experience
Excellent knowledge in transformer or insulating oil processing
Experience with Doble power factor test set desirable
Solid experience performing internal transformer inspections
Experience dressing out transformers and vacuum filling
Prefer NETA Certification (II, III or IV) or equivalent skills/experience to become NETA Certified
Must have general PC skills including email, internet, data entry and Microsoft Excel; experience with PowerDB a plus.
OSHA 30 hour, MSHA, NFPA 70-E, CPR/First Aid/BBP/AED training a plus; training on each can be provided by Shermco.
Must be able to work safely and adhere to all electrical safety procedures.

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and periodic, unannounced random drug tests.
Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
Must be able to crawl, climb, stand and lift up to 75 lbs., with or without reasonable accommodations. Must be able to pass a fit for duty physical exam.
Must have a valid driver’s license, and currently have and be able to maintain a good driving record.
Must be available for regular overnight domestic travel and occasional international travel
U.S. passport & TWIC card a plus.
Must be willing to work flexible hours and overtime, and occasional weekends, holidays and nights.

Why Work for Shermco?

Relocation package available.
Shermco is an exceptionally stable and profitable non-union company who has never had a layoff.
Seven time recipient of Best Places to Work award by the Austin & Dallas Business Journals.
SMU Cox School of Business Dallas 100 recipient.
A family oriented company that values employees as vital assets.
Strong benefits package and highly competitive compensation plan plus lucrative overtime plan.
A growth oriented environment that is upbeat, good morale and team oriented.
Industry-leading electrical and safety training.
Heavily involved in the growth oriented Green Energy.
No state income tax, if work and live in Texas.


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Shermco Industries is a provider of testing, maintenance, repair, commissioning, engineering and training services for electrical...