Technician - Mechanical Systems at Avangrid in Rochester, New York

Posted in Other 23 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Summary

Inspect, test, maintain, repair and modify the mechanical systems and rotating mechanical equipment within the Rochester hydro facilities. Ensure work performed is safe, efficient and in support of defined business goals.

Major Roles & Responsibilities

  • Inspect, test, troubleshoot, maintain, repair and, as-assigned, modify mechanical systems and rotating mechanical equipment within the hydro facilities. Perform work in compliance with company policies, procedures and practices as well as regulatory requirements.
  • Respond to hydro emergency and problem situations on an as-needed seven days per week, 24-hour basis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned such as but not limited to hydro operations, support other skilled workers, building maintenance, operate motor vehicles and specialized and heavy equipment, maintain stores and inventory, maintain equipment histories, mark-up drawings and documents, supervise contract workers and train other workers on-the job.
  • Develop and maintain skills and knowledge required to perform all assigned duties and responsibilities through formal, computer-based and on-the-job training.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Off-hours availability
  • Mechanical maintenance, testing and troubleshooting experience
  • Knowledge of tagout - lockout rules
  • Basic computer skills
  • Proactive and results oriented

  • Formal training in mechanical maintenance (especially piping system maintenance)
  • Experience with generation plant mechanical maintenance
  • Pipe-fitting experience


AVANGRID employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties.

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Nearest Major Market: Rochester