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Field Service Technician-Tier 3 -ROANOKE, VA

Field Service Technician – Tier 3

Field Service Technician will have a minimum of 10-years experience in Assembly, Testing, Startup, Repair of Power Transformers (from 14 MVA – 400 MVA, 69kV – 345 kV class). Field Service Technician will have the ability to plan, project-schedule, and direct a crew on the Transformer installation on large power installation projects.  This includes the logistics of offloading large Transformers, locating to the required location, and positioning in the final location.  Below is a summary of the required competencies:

  • Assembly Competencies include:
    1. Mounting radiators
    2. Installation of bushings
    3. Mounting Fans and applicable bracing
    4. Installation of Arrestors including brackets and accessories
    5. Installation/mounting of Conservator
    6. Paint touch up and repair
    7. Operating hot oil processor and vacuum system
  • Testing Competencies include:
    1. TTR – Turn to turn ratio
    2. Winding Resistance
    3. PF – Power Factor
    4. Megger – Core Ground
    5. CT excitation current testing and saturation curve
    6. SFRA
    7. Dew Point
  • Ability to Weld and repair pressure weld leaks
  • Ability to review, evaluate and comprehend test results. Understanding of test anomalies and basic instrumentation knowledge.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose wiring and instrumentation issues.
  • Understanding and working knowledge of transformer monitoring and diagnostic systems: (VCM3, SEL, Qualitrol, ETM, GE Kelman, etc).
  • Good written and oral communication skills. Including the completion of Field report
  • Clean Drivers and CDL License

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Virginia Transformer Corp is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply

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