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Station Electrician Job

Location(s): MN - Bayport


Are you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job that doesn’t require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that’s committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? A field or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you’re looking for.

***NOTE: This position requires an assessment prior to interview consideration. We ask you to please carefully read the instructions below



We anticipate the need for one or more Station Electrician Journeyman at the King Plant in Bayport, MN. The starting rate of pay is $49.83 hourly. The position will be posted for 10 Working Days from September 14, 2021 - September 27, 2021.


Install, repair, troubleshoot and maintain plant electrical and electronic equipment.



1. High school diploma or GED.

2. Journeyman classification requires four years of applicable electrical maintenance experience achieved through

successful completion of a four-year apprenticeship program OR a two-year trade school or the equivalent such

as military training OR an AA degree in the electrical field plus two years of related experience.

3. Must have completed all apprentice electrical training.

4. Must have a strong background with variable frequency drive, turbine, generator and 3 phase motors.

5. Must have thorough knowledge of AC and DC laws and equations, and all electrical test equipment.

6. Must have the ability to read and understand logic, schematic and circuit diagrams.

7. Will be required to actively participate in training and retraining programs.

8. Will be required to perform duties when necessary from scaffolding and catwalks in high and confined areas.

9. Experience with Microsoft Office and work order processing.

10. Experience on research electrical parts planning and planning lay outs for projects.

11. Must pass the Edison Electric Institute's (EEI) plant maintenance test.

Special Requirements:

1. Will be required to function under written plant maintenance procedures, as appropriate, and document records

as required by plant management.

2. Will be required to have full knowledge of all applicable codes and OSHA requirements which apply to all plant


3. May be required to accept temporary assignments to other plant as directed by plant management.

4. Must be respirator qualified or obtainable.






Steps in Xcel Energy’s hiring process

  1. All qualified candidates will be sent an online assessment via e-mail. Applicants must successfully pass in order to be further considered.
  2. Candidates who successfully pass the assessment will be contacted to come in for an information session and interview.
  3. After attending our information session/interview, our Team Leaders will collaborate to decide which candidates are best qualified and offers will be made.
  4. Candidates who accept the employment offer will be required to pass Xcel Energy’s background check and drug test. This process can take up to two weeks before clearance is issued.
  5. After successful passing of the background check and drug test, candidates are ready to start the training class.


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  MN - Bayport || MN - Bayport || United States (US) || Generation || 0475M:AS King Maintenance || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $49.83 per hour

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Requisition Number: 36537

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