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Electronic Maintenance Tech

Location: 

Lewistown, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,500 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance

Summary: 

Telemetry Technician in this position will be involved with the installation, configuration, programming, troubleshooting, and maintenance of SCADA hardware, software, and related equipment under the guidance of a Sr Technician. Installation and Maintenance of Metretek system components at the field level.  Installation, maintenance, and configuration of remotely operated valves and related equipment under the guidance of a Sr Technician.

 

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Calibrate and maintain SCADA and distribution measurement with the guidance eof a Sr. Technician.
  • Analyze and repair measurement and telemetry problems with the guidance of a Sr Technician.
  • Install new equipment in the SCADA and Distribution systems and maintain related documentation with the guidance of a Sr Technician.
  • Provide technical assistance for the Metretek network.
  • Provide technical assistance to area M&R, Operations, and other departments as required.  Primarily this will consist of support relating to regulation, pressure control monitoring, L/P plant operation, distribution gas heaters, and electronic equipment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of basic gas measurement principals
  • Knowledge of gas regulation and distribution
  • Knowledge of basic electronic circuitry and components
  • Basic computer programming skills
  • Knowledge of network communication protocols and telecommunications

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in electronics or related field is desirable
  • Minimum of two years experience in electrical/electronics
  • Must pass a general knowledge test on computers, computer programming, communications, and electronics with a minimum score of 80%.

 

 

 

 

 

 

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.


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