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Distribution Technician Job in Gahanna, Ohio US

Distribution Technician


Posted: 6/16/2021 - Expires: 9/14/2021

Job ID: 228414599


Job Description

Overview of Responsibilities
*  Contact landowners and/or their agents, to negotiate agreement of Rights of Way (easements) for proposed utility equipment. Obtain necessary contact and tax map information for easement processing.
*  Assist in the performance of load studies on distribution transformers, investigate circuit overloads and voltage complaints to determine necessary corrective action.
*  Prepare and submit required reports and correspondence.
*  Assist in the acquisition of field data.
*  Assist in the gathering of information from field notes.
*  Perform tasks such as digitizing, copying and scanning of drawings, prints and maps.
*  Utilize client and company information systems to track and update design activities.
*  Design and prepare independently, construction orders related to overhead, underground facilities associated with electric distribution systems applying prescribed standards, guides, specifications and procedures.
*  Apply the client's standards, guidelines, specifications, practices and procedures or appropriate industry standards in preparing layouts of overhead and/or underground electric distribution facilities.
*  Prepare design sketches, cost estimates, bill of materials and any other required documents and reports for construction and maintenance projects.
*  Follow Code of Safe Practices as outlined in the company safety policies.

Education, Licenses and Certifications:
*  Associate degree from an accredited two-year college or technical school in computer science, computer aided architectural drafting and design or related field (Preferred)
*  Associate Degree in Engineering (Power Delivery preferred)
*  Management may consider other education and work experience to be acceptable for this position

  Clean and valid Driver's license required; Must  be at least 21 years of age to drive on company time including personal  and company vehicle

Required Skills:

*  Analytical competence to interact with variety of individuals including engineers and experienced distribution system designers.

*  Perform visual inspection of overhead and underground electrical distribution facilities and equipment in order to compile field data collection, minor work order preparation, and maintenance reports of distribution equipment.

*  0-3 years total accumulated position related experience in CAD or design field.

*  Proficient in Computer Aided Design (experience with 3D platforms a plus).

*  AutoCAD and/or GIS Skills desired.

*  Proficiency in reading and understanding technical drawings and specifications.

*  Possess a working knowledge of the practices and procedures pertaining to technical matters in electric distribution design.

*  Experience in similar power systems audit, layout, technician, or design role

*  Possess a working knowledge of the National Electrical Safety Codes (NESC).

*  Ability to produce accurate work with attention to detail.

*  Proficiency in MS Office programs.

*  Self-starter who can work with little or no supervision, strong organizational skills, positive attitude, and an ability to learn quickly.

*  Travel is primarily local to the client and project during the business day, although some out of the area and overnight travel may be expected.

*  Management may consider other education and work experience to be acceptable for this position.

TRC is an equal opportunity employer: disability/veteran. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

EOE/Minorities/Female/Protected Veterans/Disabled

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match.

For more information please visit our website at .

clear and valid driver's license is required for this role

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Associate's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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