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					Washington State Department of Personnel
Class Specification

ELECTRICIAN – HIGH VOLTAGE
608G



Definition:


Perform operating and maintenance work on high voltage distribution systems.



Distinguishing Characteristics:


Positions in this class are distinguished by the requirement to work with, install, and repair electrical
distribution systems carrying 751 volts or more.



Typical Work:


Splice electric multiple phase power cable of various types; form straight splices, joints for branch lines,
and fittings for terminal connections;


Conduct preventative maintenance program on transformers and switch gear;


Install, connect, operate, and maintain a variety of electrical equipment including power distribution
systems, portable engine generators, transformers and switches, and street lighting;


Pull, install, test, and repair cable;


Operate a variety of hand and power tools;


Direct the work of apprentices or helpers as assigned;


Drive service truck as required; load and unload materials and supplies;


Perform related duties as required.



Knowledge and Abilities:
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Knowledge of: standard practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment of electrical trade; electrical
codes; safety precautions; basic computer skills.


Ability to: work from blueprints, plans, and sketches; estimate materials and time needed to complete
jobs; use hand and power tools.



Legal Requirement(s):


There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is
the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each
position.



Desirable Qualifications:


Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as an electrician OR full journey status as an electrician in a
union; OR four years' applicable work experience. Vocational training may be substituted for work
experience on a year-for-year basis.


Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required.



Class Specification History
New class adopted January 3, 1973.
Revise class. Revises class code (formerly 5337), general revision; adopted May 10, 2007, effective
July 1, 2007.

				
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