SENIOR FIELD TECHNICIAN - RESA Power Solutions, Connecticut/New Jersey

This position requires a qualified, service-oriented leader to perform maintenance, testing and troubleshooting of electrical power distribution equipment. 

Main Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Primary responsibility will be to test, inspect and troubleshoot electrical equipment and apparatus for heavy power using industrial, renewable energy and utility clients.
  • Expected to be the lead person in a typically 2-4 person team and will be accountable for providing work direction to the team. 
  • Expected to operate all types of test equipment and be able to coordinate and manage small to medium sized projects. 
  • Communicate with clients, management and their team for effective problem resolution and transfer of pertinent information.
  • Perform electrical apparatus testing which includes but is not limited to instrument transformer testing, power transformer testing, automatic transfer switch troubleshooting and testing, power meter calibration and high, medium and low voltage circuit breaker testing.
  • Perform required testing and troubleshooting of complex electrical systems, complex relay systems and power quality metering for our clients. 
  • Perform start-up services on switchgear equipment up through the 100 kV class.
  • Accountable for maintaining status of projects and providing the client with this information.
  • Conduct client communication in a highly customer service oriented manner and potentially expand the scope of project work as well as negotiate any extra charges associated with work performed.
  • Expected to support Project Manager regarding client projects.
  • Prioritize and formulate an appropriate schedule to execute client work.
  • Manage the on-going schedule and travel planning to facilitate timely response to customers.
  • Work will require flexible hours, weekends, holidays and night work.  Must be available for out-of-town work.
  • All work and decisions shall be conducted in strict compliance of all regulatory laws.

Job Requirements:

  • Electrical degree (Bachelor’s or Associates) preferred
  • Level 3 or Level 4 NETA certification desirable
  • Strong background in electrical power including low voltage through the 100 kV class and experience with most types of switchgear testing required
  • Familiarity with all applicable codes and industry standards 
  • Proficient in dealing with client interactions and completing projects on time and within budget guidelines
  • Strong project management skills with excellent decision making, organization and supervisory capabilities
  • Excellent supervisory and organizational skills
  • Excellent customer service, time management and follow-up skills
  • Must  be self-directed and very committed to customer satisfaction
  • Must be able to operate all types of test equipment, coordinate and manage any size project
  • Work effectively with customers, peers and management to resolve client issues

Valid driver’s license required

Company Description

RESA Power Solutions is the market leader in life extension solutions for power transmission and distribution equipment.  RESA is comprised of business units specializing in the operations, engineering and safety applications for the power transmission, distribution and circuit protection markets. With immediate access to new or obsolete and hard-to-find or refurbished inventory, fast turnaround, emergency response, engineering services and NETA certified testing and maintenance; RESA supports customers in industrial markets, municipalities, higher education, data centers, utilities and contractors across the country.  With locations throughout the United States, RESA Power Solutions is implementing an aggressive growth strategy by expanding its geographic footprint, product and service offerings and overall organization. www.resapower.com

Additional Information

Type: Full-time

Experience:  Level 3 NETA certification desirable

Education: Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree preferred

Location: CT, New Jersey

Travel: 20-30%

Industries: Electric, HVAC, Mechanical

To apply, please send your resume to careers@resapower.com

RESA Power Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.


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