Substation Electrician

Benton PUD in Kennewick, WA is accepting applications for a Journeyman Substation Electrician or Substation Electrician in Training. The primary purpose of the position is to construct, operate, maintain and repair substation equipment and devices. The position requires Journeyman Certification in Substation Craft or 2 years of journeyman level electrician experience. We offer a comprehensive wage and benefits package, including state pension, health benefits, wellness incentives, and more!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Certifications


  • High School or equivalent GED

  • Two (2) years of Journeyman level electrician experience

  • Primary residence within 20 miles of  Headquarters 

  • Must successfully complete utility training program and pass IBEW Station Electrician examination within the first 12 months in position

  • Must possess and maintain a Washington State Class "A" CDL and associated Medical Examiners Certification or obtain within 12 months

  • Must possess and maintain flagging/traffic control certifications and valid First Aid and CPR certification cards or obtain within 12 months of hire

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Intermediate computer skills or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

  • Ability to climb substation structures and ladders

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Prefer experience with hot-stick use

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to use personal/laptop computers and associated applications

  • Must meet the qualifications within the one-year time frame or will result in termination


    ADA Requirement

  • Attendance: Consistent need to attend work at the job site or work location. Frequent or constant need for punctuality.

  • Physical Effort: The job has regular periods during which continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting, pushing, pulling material or equipment, which is heavy or awkward, up to 50 pounds (assistance is available for lifting in excess of 50 pounds).

  • Environment: Usually in an outdoor environment with regular exposure to extreme weather conditions.

  • Hazards: There is frequent exposure to hazards or risk of injury which are unpredictable or uncertain and which result in risk or personal injury.

  • Sensory Attention: Typically requires regular use of one or more senses of high intensity and long duration, including color vision.

  • Job Pressure/Deadline Orientation: Under regular pressure to meet deadlines, including occasional high-pressure situations; must occasionally deal with unpleasant issues related to people or situations.


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