Electrical Field Test Technician

Join the Rapidly Growing Team at C3 Engineering – Leaders in Electrical Testing, Maintenance, and Compliance.

C3 Engineering, a NETA-accredited specialist, is at the forefront of electrical testing, maintenance, and compliance. We are known for our unwavering commitment to the highest standards of safety and quality in the industry. Our rapid growth positions us as the fastest-growing Electrical Testing and Engineering organization in the Western US. Our diverse team comprises engineers, testing technicians, project managers, and electrical safety professionals, all contributing decades of experience in Electrical Compliance, Conformity, and Consulting.

We are on the lookout for experienced electrical engineers with over 5 years of experience to join our expanding team. Opportunities also exist for individuals adept in testing and maintaining electrical distribution equipment in industrial and construction environments. Our ideal candidates should possess a deep understanding of low and medium voltage distribution systems, controls, relaying, and substation apparatus, along with strong mechanical and computer skills.

Why Join C3 Engineering?
C3 Engineering is more than a workplace; it’s a community where each member is valued. We offer full-time positions with competitive pay and comprehensive compensation packages. Our work environment is supportive and safe, promoting career advancement for those dedicated to our collective success. Additionally, we offer relocation assistance and sign-on bonuses for qualified candidates.

Be Part of Our Team:
Our goal is to assist and educate our customers, bridging uncertainty with our expertise. At C3 Engineering, we don’t just offer jobs; we provide careers that make a difference.

If you’re driven to advance in the electrical testing field, C3 Engineering is your destination. Discover the buzz about us and how you can contribute to our journey of growth and excellence. Apply now and potentially receive an offer that’s hard to beat!

Join the C3 Engineering Team and be part of our growth in this fast-moving industry!

Job Purpose

The Electrical Field Test Technician will inspect, test, collect data and maintain electrical equipment at client sites.  The equipment includes Switchboards, panelboards, transformers, cabling etc.  Technicians will work with electrical equipment, such as SF6 & vacuum circuit breakers, pad mount transformers/GSU transformers, grounding, instrument transformers, and other protective devices.

  • Low, Medium, and High voltage switchgear and circuit breaker testing
  • Testing medium-voltage cables – Tan Delta, Power Factor, VLF, DC Hipot.
  • Power transformer testing – Doble, TTR, Insulation Resistance, etc.
  • Test both electro-mechanical, microprocessor and solid-state relays
  • Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams, and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and determine optimum equipment functioning.
  • Prepare and maintain reports detailing all tests, repairs, and maintenance performed.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, replace, and clean equipment and components.
Qualifications (Required)
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Complete a satisfactory criminal background check.
  • Able to work overtime and travel out of town for periods of time.
  • Must be able to work safely and adhere to all electrical safety procedures.
  • Able to climb ladders, stand for extended periods, able to lift 70 lbs.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and currently have and be able to maintain a good driving record.
  • Minimum 2 years in the electrical field.
  • General PC skills including email, internet, data entry and Microsoft Excel.
Qualifications (Preferred)
  • Previous or current NETA or NICET Certification.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bachelors or associate degree in Electrical/Electronic technology, or Military experience.
  • OSHA 30 hour, MSHA, NFPA 70-E, CPR/First Aid/BBP/AED training
  • Experience with PowerDB.
  • 2 or more years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work safely and adhere to all electrical safety procedures.

Experience with the following test equipment:

    • Power Factor
    • Ductor
    • Megger
    • CT ration & saturation
    • Hi-Pot

Knowledge of the following equipment:

    • Circuit Breakers
    • Low Voltage, Medium Voltage, High Voltage | LV/MV/HV
    •  Transformers
    •  Switchgear
    •  Motors
    • PT’s & CCVT’s
Compensation and Benefits
  • Pay depending on credentials and experience  – $24.00 – $38.00 per hour plus overtime
  • Above-market compensation
  • Paid vacation, sick time, and holidays
  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Mileage reimbursement for travel related to work.