NorthWestern Energy Hydraulic Technician in Huron, South Dakota
19-Jun-2017 to 30-Jun-2017 (MST)
Huron, SD, USA
Regular Full Time
INTERNAL/EXTERNAL POSTING: JOB REQUISITION # 2418
POSTING DATES: June 16, 2017 through June 30, 2017
Union Rate ($21.16 to $35.26/hour DOE)
SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION
The Hydraulic Technician maintains and repairs mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems on cars, trucks, and other motorized equipment.
DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics
Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives
Maintain and repair mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems on vehicles, heavy equipment, derricks, booms, augers, PTO's, and other machinery
Maintain and repair vehicle drive trains
Fabricate tools and parts as needed
Order parts, scan invoices, and complete other computer or paperwork related tasks
Install and repair electrical accessories and wiring
Perform preventive maintenance in direct repair or outsourcing
Assume full responsibility for emergency repairs
Complete work to minimize out of service time of any piece of equipment
Perform all work as requested by supervisor
Work overtime including evenings and weekends in response to acute service needs
Travel away from home area and stay overnight up to three nights per week on occasion
Demonstrate motivation and initiative to work alone or with others in the absence of direct supervision
Write, type, and use computers and related software programs
Lift up to 35 pounds frequently and up to 75 pounds occasionally
MARGINAL WORK FUNCTIONS
*These functions may be considered essential based on location and other factors.
Maintain and repair vehicle engines*
Drive to installation locations*
Organize equipment and perform regular and preventative maintenance*
Minimum of two years technical training from a college or trade school or 3 years of maintenance experience in the operations area
First Aid/CPR Certification
Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record
Valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record; valid commercial driver's license or willingness to obtain
When considering applicants for this position, the selection process will take into consideration the needs of NorthWestern, including such factors as reorganization requirements, diversity opportunities, relocation requirements, employee development and job succession. If any of the preceding language conflicts with the applicable bargaining unit agreements, the bargaining unit agreement will prevail.
External applicants should apply online at http://www.northwesternenergy.com. Internal applicants should apply online at iConnect. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at1-800-245-6977, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Human Resources Department Job # 2418
3010 West 69th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithoutregard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected class in accordance with applicable federal or state laws and statutes.