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Industrial Controls Electrician

Shelton, CT, US, 06484

Aquarion Water Company is the public water supply company for more than 625,000 people in 52 cities and towns throughout Connecticut, as well as serving customers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It is the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and among the seven largest in the U.S. Based in Bridgeport, CT, it has been in the public water supply business since 1857. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices. Aquarion Water Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eversource.

 

BROAD FUNCTION:

Perform a wide variety of duties attendant to the maintenance inspecting, maintain and repair machinery, equipment , systems building, facilities and physical structures.

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES & ACTIVITIES:

Electrical Capabilities:

  • Document all electrical changes by red-line plant drawings and notify the Control System Services Group with a copy of said changes. Insure that all wires and devices in / outside panels are labeled. Assist maintenance personnel with proper electrical symbols & check drawings marked up for accuracy. Insure electrical panels have up to date drawings and are accurate.
  • Configure, Commission, Troubleshoot & Startup any AC/DC Drive, any (HMI) Human Machine Interface current, (PLC) Programmable Logic Controller or (DCS) Distributive Control System current and future installed based with assistance from the Control System Services Group (SCADA).
  • Keeps familiar with latest types of electrical control, motor AC/DC Drive, (VFD) Variable Frequency Drives.
  • Inspects electrical equipment and machinery, diagnoses faulty operation, determines proper corrective action, document in SAP maintenance scheduling program, and makes indicated repairs. Makes meggar, voltmeter, ammeter, ground locating and other electrical tests. Possesses working knowledge of electrical distribution systems and switchgear. Must know underwriter codes, national codes, state and local codes, company rules and regulations and comply with them.
  • Assembles and installs all types of new or repaired electrical circuits, systems, instrumentation and equipment, including but not limited to motors, regulators, controllers, generators, switches.

Mechanial:

  • Uses hand and power tools of all kinds and variety of measuring and testing instruments.
  • Maintains, inspects, lubricates, and repairs as necessary the following plant systems: Water system, including softener, pumps, towers, and filtering equipment; compressed air system, including compressors, valves, filters, separators and controls; HVAC systems, including units, filters, washers, vaporizers, and fans; gas and propane systems, plant drainage and sewage disposal system. installation maintenance including landscaping
  • Inspects machinery and equipment while in operation, diagnosing faulty operation, if any, lubricating it, and making such adjustments or repairs as are necessary to keep the equipment in operation.

 

KNOW HOW (Education, Experience, Certification required, etc.):

  • Journeyman’s Card or at least 2 years as a full time electrician

 

PROBLEM SOLVING (Situations are identical; similar; differing; variable; non-recurring):

  • Excellent diagnostic skills are required as situations can be complex and non-recurring.
  • Can identify recurring and non-recurring operating conditions and maintenance needs requiring adjustment.

 

Aquarion Water Company is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

 

 

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Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut, a subsidiary of Eversource, is the public water supply company for approximately 220,000 customer accounts or more than 700,000 people in 58 cities and towns in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

We are the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and are among the seven largest in the U.S. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices.

 


Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury