• Generator Technician

    Job Locations US-OK-Oklahoma City
    Job ID 2018-1189
  • Overview

    Summary: Perform routine maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of power generation equipment in a timely and professional manner.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Any one position may not include all of the listed duties, nor do all of the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in positions within this classification.

    • Utilize strong technical skills in the operation, maintenance and service of power generation equipment.
    • Perform diesel and alternative fueled engines troubleshooting, maintenance and repair.
    • Read job orders and observe and listen to operating equipment to ensure conformance to specifications or to determine malfunctions.
    • Exhibit knowledge of AC generators, voltage regulators, circuit breakers, transfer switches, electronic controls, generators and power systems.
    • Follow the technician’s responsibilities in managing the repair in support of the established UE processes and policies.
    • Write clear and accurate summaries of repairs and service performed with appropriate detail to ensure UE can charge fairly for services rendered.
    • Meet or exceed established standard repair times.
    • Must participate in the “On Call” rotation as assigned.
    • Manage and operate Field service vehicles in accordance with established policies and procedures.
    • Read, interpret, and comprehend service manuals in order to remain up to date on changes.
    • Maintain a strong, personal commitment to the safety culture.
    • All other duties as assigned.



    To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:


    • Demonstrates quality work through accuracy, thoroughness and attention to detail.
    • Exhibits efficiency in problem solving by identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner to meet established customer deadlines.
    • Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills and share expertise with others.
    • Commitment to a standard of excellence in customer service.

    • Shows adaptability by effectively responding to frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

    • Exhibits superior dependability by consistently arriving to the job site on time and as scheduled.
    • Contributes to building a positive team environment through commitment, respect and communication.
    • Demonstrates professionalism by acting with integrity, high moral standards and personal accountability.
    • Shows organizational support by consistently following policy and procedures.


    Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.                      

    • High school diploma/general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • A minimum of 1 (one) years of experience in troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of diesel/propane/natural gas powered generating equipment.
    • Ability to utilize desktop computer systems, hardware and operating systems.
    • Experience working with low, medium and high voltage electrical equipment maintenance is preferred.
    • Purchase and/or possess basic hand tools, reliable transportation and current state issued driver license. 

    Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    • Ability to frequently lift up to 50 lbs.  Able to lift 65 lbs. from floor to shoulder level occasionally.
    • Ability to frequently exert the pound force limits for push/pull 50lb f (no wheels) or 100lb f (wheels).
    • Requires frequent bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing, balancing, lifting, carrying, and reaching or handling with arms, hands and fingers. 
    • Requires crawling and working in narrow spaces.
    • Requires frequent repetitive movements, i.e. hammering, turning wrenches, screwdrivers and impact tools.
    • Manual dexterity sufficient to work with fingers.
    • Normal vision with or without corrective lenses.
    • Exposed to cold, heat, noise mechanical/electrical fume or odor.
    • Will be required on occasion to work more than 8 hours on one shift.
    • Will be required to work at a minimum height of four feet off of the ground.
    • Ability to operate overhead cranes, mobile equipment and motor vehicles as required.


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