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Field Decommission Technician

Emerald Transformer Tulsa, OK
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

  • Synopsis: Decommission power distribution equipment in commercial or industrial establishments.
  • Essential Job Duties:
    • Disassemble decommissioned power distribution units.
    • Salvage metals and usable parts from decommissioned power distribution units.
    • Proper handling and disposal of oils, solvents and other liquid compounds.
    • Ability to use hand and pneumatic tools.
    • Ability to operate cutting torch to cut metal parts.
    • Operate forklift, overhead crane and other material handling equipment as needed.
    • Responsible for all shop equipment and tools in his/her worksite.
    • Must be willing to travel throughout the Emerald Transformer service territory. Overnight and extended stays near customer locations are required.
    • Must be willing to work overtime and call-in hours to meet all customer needs. This includes evening and weekend responses to emergency calls as required.
    • Work requires close interaction with other associates. Must be able to function in a team-oriented environment.
    • When field decommission work is not scheduled, work at the home facility will be assigned. This assignment will be determined by the facility Plant Manager.
    • Work with another field crew may also be assigned as needed. This assignment can be with/for any entity within Emerald Transformer.
    • Maintain a safe and orderly worksite.
  • Other Duties:
    • Package/Bale materials for shipment.
    • Load trailers for shipment.
    • Other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications/Other Requirements:
    • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. Driver’s License preferred.
    • Degrees/Certificates: Not required but will be considered.
    • Experience: Not required but will be considered.
    • Skills: Must be self-directed and able to satisfactorily complete tasks in a timely and efficient manner with minimal supervision.
  • Physical Activity:
    • Climbing
    • Pushing
    • Standing
    • Hearing
    • Walking
    • Reaching
    • Feeling
    • Balancing
    • Pulling
    • Stooping
    • Lifting
    • Fingering
    • Crawling
    • Crouching
    • Repetitive Motion
    • Grasping
    • Kneeling
  • Physical Requirements: Heavy work – exerting up to 100lbs of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50lbs of force frequently.
  • Visual Acuity: The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines such as lathes, drill presses, power saws and mills where the seeing job is at or within arm’s reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades/tasks of a non-repetitive nature such as carpenters, technicians, service people, plumbers, painters, mechanics, etc.
  • Working Conditions:
    • The worker is subject to both environmental conditions as activities occur inside and outside.
    • The worker is subject to extreme cold: temperatures typically below 32 degrees for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions such as wind and humidity.
    • The worker is subject to extreme heat: temperatures typically above 100 degrees for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions such as wind and humidity.
    • The worker is subject to vibration: exposure to oscillating movements of the extremities or whole body.
    • The worker is subject to hazards: includes a variety of physical conditions such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals.
    • The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions: one or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases or poor ventilation.
    • The worker is subject to oil. There is air and/or skin exposure to oils and other cutting fluids.
    • The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways.
    • The worker will be trained in the proper use of personal protective equipment and is required to wear personal protection equipment such as eye protection, gloves, hearing protection, etc, when conditions call for it.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Adherence to Company environmental/safety programs, Company policies and standard operating procedures are required. Associates may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. This job description does not constitute an employment contract. It is understood that all employment is “employment at will” and may be terminated at any time by either the employee or the company for any reason whatsoever.

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Emerald Transformer

Why Work Here?

Growing business with a vast national footprint; opportunities for every employee. Emerald Transformer, headquartered in McKinney, Texas, is a privately held company that employs 400 associates across 8 locations. Currently, our group consists of locations in Florida, Indiana, Mississippi, Arizona, Kansas, Ohio, Georgia and California. Emerald Transformer was formed from entities belonging to the Transformer/Utility Division of Versatile Processing Group. As both the Metals Division and Transformer/Utility Division continued to grow, it became necessary to re-organize and structure each division with its own management team and vision. This new structure has allowed all entities and locations of Emerald Transformer to synergize and create a leaner, more streamlined organization that can make quick decisions and take customer service to a new level.


Tulsa, OK