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Midwest Energy Association Underground G&E Service Mechanic Journeyman/Apprentice in Ames, Iowa

Underground G&E Service Mechanic Journeyman/ApprenticeAlliant Energy

Job Start Date:02/10/2020Type of Position:Regular

Number of Openings:1

Job Location & Contact:

1284 XE Place




Job Description:

Are you looking for a new opportunity with a stable company? If you enjoy challenges, and have strong mechanical and electrical skills we invite you to Bring YOUR energy, to Alliant Energy!

What sets us apart?

Outstanding pay and benefits. Medical, dental, wellness program with $650 in rewards, life insurance, 401(k), tuition reimbursement program and more.

We’ll energize your skills and career growth.

Safety is our top priority, and our company culture strongly values integrity, respect, service, and responsibility. We don’t just say it, we live it.

We give you the energy to make a positive impact in your community.

Job Responsibilities :

Please note: This position is posted at a Journeyman or Apprentice level, many qualifications listed below apply to Journeyman level candidates.

Perform all Journeyman Gas Mechanic duties.

Work energized conductors at 300 volts and below phase to phase.

Terminate UG secondary cable in meter sockets.

Install 200 amp and below, socket type meters.

Make final secondary connections/terminations in UG pedestals.

Make final secondary connections/terminations in dead front transformers only.

Install first section of U-guard/conduit on secondary riser pole.

May install primary cables in dead front transformers/junction boxes that have never been energized.

Install box pads/basements for junction boxes and single phase transformers.

These job duties are not an inclusive list of duties. These duties are intended to be a general job description for the major duties to be performed by this position.

Job Qualifications :

Good verbal communication skills.

Have the ability to safely operate heavy equipment, hand and power tools, and other machinery.

Knowledge of confined spaces, trenching and shoring standards.

Read and comprehend company operating standards, right to know information, safety rules, and equipment and technical manuals.

Must possess good reading and math comprehension skill.

Certified in CPR and first aid.

Good mechanical ability.

Work harmoniously with other employees.

Know and practice good public relations.

Wear and use all safety equipment.

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform the physical duties of the position such as: heavy lifting, climbing (stairs and ladders), kneeling, stooping, crawling, reaching, twisting, standing and sitting for periods of time.

Environment: Subject to both inside and outside environmental conditions. Work in confined spaces, heat, cold, fumes, dust, noise and blowing natural gas.

*Note: This job is covered by the Department of Transportation regulations on drug and alcohol testing (CFR 49, Parts 40 and 199), and is subject to drug testing according to said regulations.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.

Experience Required:

Less than 1 year

How to Apply:

To apply for this challenging opportunity, please complete our online application at

Application Deadline:

Jan 19, 2020