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    Where would I be working?
    Western Area Power Administration
    Desert Southwest Region, Maintenance,
    Protection & Communication Maintenance, Protection & Control (G5300)

    Multiple Duty Location(s):

    (1 vacancy)
    615 S. 43rd Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85009

    (1 vacancy)
    Parker Dam Substation
    Hwy 95
    Parker Dam, CA 92267

    (2 vacancies)
    Gila Substation
    P.O.Box 2795
    Yuma, AZ 85366

    (1 vacancy)
    Mead Substation
    P.O. Box 1120
    2051 S. Buchanan Blvd.
    Boulder City, NV 89005

    Where will I be on the pay scale?

    If you are not currently a Western journeyman in the occupation advertised, you will receive entry-level pay with the possibility of promotion to full journeyman status after meeting certification and performance requirements (generally within 3-6 months).

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    Maintain, repair, modify, program, install and commission power system substation protection control, monitoring and metering equipment. Maintain, repair, install, program, and test revenue metering equipment, including electronic and microprocessor based kilowatthour meters, digital demand recorders, panel meters, transducers, and instrument transformers. Maintain, repair, install, program, and test control equipment used in controlling substation equipment.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - 11 or more days of overnight travel per month

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. Citizens

    This position is also advertised to status candidates as a Merit Promotion announcement, vacancy PMA-18-WG-77-MP.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/491562100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.