Station Servicer C – A – Alpine Jobs in Alpine, TX at American Electric Power

Title: Station Servicer C – A – Alpine

Company: American Electric Power

Location: Alpine, TX

Job DescriptionNOTE: POSITION IS POSTED IN A RANGE FROM A STATION SERVICER C – A AND WILL BE FILLED BASED ON EDUCATION AND/ OR REVELANT EXPERIENCE.Participate in the construction, maintenance, rebuild, removal, operation, testing and inspection of energized or de-energized generation, transmission and distribution facilities. Work with existing Station Servicer in assigned area to inspect and maintain assigned station facilities with expectation to progress to Station Servicer in the assigned area. Assist in responding to emergency call-outs on station trouble and coordinating prompt restoration of service to customers as required. The following list sets forth the principal duties required with the degree of supervision normally given. This list is not intended to limit assignment of work or the degree of supervision under all operating conditions. Employee may perform miscellaneous, related, and incidental work in addition to that specifically outlined below.


Work on energized equipment up to 260 volts. After six months in classification, employee shall assist in work on conductors and equipment energized at voltages above 750 volts with direct supervision or assistance of personnel in higher classification.

Select proper prints and/or drawings for various work and have a basic understanding of each.

Use voltmeters, ohmmeters, ammeters, insulation meggers and other test equipment associated with station work.

Assist in disassembling and reassembling, inspecting, maintenance, and repairing of station transformers, circuit breakers, portable substations, rotating machinery, network protectors and transformers, air ducts and heat exchangers; install and maintain station batteries; replace nitrogen bottles and air filters.

Assist in station work such as installing conduit, pipe, cable and wire; use hand lines to pass tools and materials; dig and backfill trenches; remove and spread stone; uncrate equipment and material; install and remove portable substation fences, barriers and safety signs; paint structures and equipment; climb station structures.

Use various kinds of tapes, insulating materials, protective and insulating paints and varnishes, and understand proper application of each.

Assist in making visual inspections such as check lights, heaters, circuit breaker counters, oil levels, and bus connections; read gauges such as voltmeters, ammeters, hydrometers, pressure and level gauges; apply start- run-stop tests on emergency generators, water and sump pumps and fire engine motors. Report abnormal conditions.

Replace lamps, switches, duplex outlets, dry cells; install and maintain signal and communication systems.

Assist in various tests involving oil samples, connecting and operating portable and stationary oil handling equipment. Assist in electrical tests, TTR, Doble, core megger and resistance for transformer testing, etc.

Become familiar with Company DC Supply Procedures to ensure NERC Compliance and proper equipment operation. Assist area personnel on DC Supply Installations and repair work while ensuring proper documentation.

Become familiar with Company Station Communication System Procedures to ensure NERC Compliance and proper equipment operation. Assist area personnel while performing inspections on such equipment. Station Communication equipment consists of radios, carrier current, telemetering, pilot wire and control equipment, and other required communication systems identified b…