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Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will not be paid. All travel, transportation, and relocation expenses associated with reporting for duty in this position will be the sole responsibility of the selected employee.
The position serves as high voltage lineman and underground utility repairer maintaining utility systems throughout the park and to track electrical power usage.
The primary purpose of the position is to perform preventative and routine maintenance on overhead and underground 15 to 25kV rated high voltage electrical systems throughout the Park. Work includes installing, modifying, connecting, inspecting, troubleshooting, and repair of overhead and underground live and dead front electrical distribution lines serving public buildings, apartments, single family dwellings, and treatment plants. He/she installs and services distribution lines, transformers, insulators, lightning arresters, switches, fuses, and similar equipment. The incumbent installs high voltage splices, load break elbows, bushing wells, crossarms, insulators, and utility poles, and makes adjustments to voltage regulators and transformers. He/she operates emergency generators, high voltage switches, disconnects and reclosers to provide backup power and isolate powerline sections during periods of power outages.
Installs and repairs all components of wastewater collection and potable water and fuel distribution systems. Excavates, fills, and moves material for installation and repair of underground utilities using heavy equipment. Pours concrete, drills rock with pneumatic and gas powered drills. Performs maintenance of solar and fuel systems at radio repeater sites at fire lookouts and high camps which require hiking to remote locations, backcountry camping, and accessing sites by helicopters. Performs monthly electric meter reading throughout the Park.
This is a Career-Seasonal position and subject to release and recall procedures. A permanent career-seasonal position includes all the benefits of permanent employment, but does not provide employment on a full year-round basis. As such, selectee will be in a non-pay/non-duty status for at least 2 weeks to 6 months per year based on project requirements or weather conditions. Selectee is guaranteed to work at least 6 months per year but not more than 50 weeks per year, with the work schedule to be determined upon appointment. The typical season for is April thru September, but can be variable during these months due to project requirements or weather conditions.
25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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