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Technician 1st 6 Mos - Silverthorne, CO Job

Location(s): CO - Silverthorne


Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.



Position Summary
Takes routine customer requests, performs designs and estimates for new gas/electric distribution facilities. These may range from residential re-wires to those that support larger projects and designs. Also performs various gas and electric distribution support functions for Operations Department.

Receive and process new gas/electric service requests, and associated meter set orders, oversees installation, and coordinates scheduling to meet customer needs. Meets with customers or customer representatives. Provide various distribution support functions such as preparing DOT inspection orders and recordkeeping. Designs, estimates, quotes, prepares contracts and issues orders and prints, initiates permits and easements for streetlights, non-metered services, routine extensions, reroutes and modifications for new and existing gas/electric distribution facilities.

This position will be filled at our service center in Silverthorne, CO. 


Minimum Requirements
High School education or equivalent.

Possess a two year technical degree (Drafting, Auto cad, associate engineering, Energy technical specialist, Construction Management, or other related field)



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Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.


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:  CO - Silverthorne || CO - Silverthorne || United States (US) || Operations || 63480:Design Mountain PSC || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $35.54 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Medical/Pharmacy Plan, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Health Care Reimbursement Account, Health Savings Account (HSA) (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Limited-Purpose FSA (if enrolled in eligible health plan and HSA), Long-term disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fitness Center Reimbursement (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Tuition reimbursement, Employee recognition program, Pension, 401(k) plan, Vacation, Holidays, Personal Leave, Sick Time, Volunteer Paid Time Off (VPTO) (full-time employees only)


Requisition Number: 46909

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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