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Position range in Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area
$38k - $49k
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Substation Electrician LCEC Occupation: Electricians
Location: North Fort Myers, FL - 33917 Positions available: 1
Job #: 11822395 Work At Home option: Not Specified
Updated: 8/16/2022 Expires: 9/15/2022
Source: Employ Florida Site: Employ Florida Agency Job ID: 63134272

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  Substation Electrician


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North Fort Myers, Florida

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JOB TITLE: Substation Electrician

Location: North Fort Myers, FL

Work Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 3:30pm

LCEC provides reliable, cost-competitive electricity to more than 230,000 customers throughout a five county service territory located in Southwest Florida. We employ approximately 400 skilled employees and are one of more than 750 electric distribution cooperatives located throughout the United States. LCEC has been recognized locally and statewide as an industry leader and continually receives acknowledgment for the work that our employees do in the community along with other civic, environmental and professional honors.

Position Summary: This position is responsible for the installation & maintenance of substation & distribution equipment. The following are essential responsibilities of this position and do not include marginal functions that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties.

Position Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all assignments, directives, schedules and programs as may be assigned by the substation supervisor or substation lead electrician.

  • Perform all phases of substation construction including but not limited to reading and understanding schematic diagrams and construction drawings, construction of foundations, erecting structures, installation of electrical bus, switches, breakers, transformers, voltage regulators, capacitor banks, circuit switchers, AC and DC systems, conduit and cable raceway, ground grid systems, pulling and terminating of cables, installation of control, metering and relay panels, etc.

  • Perform all phases of substation maintenance work which includes adjusting of switches, checking electrical connections, checking grounds, sampling and testing of oil, service and inspect equipment, AC & DC systems, update substation equipment records, trouble shooting mechanical and electrical equipment, breaker, regulator and transformer electrical testing, gas, hydraulic pneumatic and stored energy systems, reading and understanding wiring diagrams and schematic drawings and national electric code, etc.

  • Gather information for recording of all electrical equipment serviced, repaired, and electrical tested, painted, etc.

  • Perform monthly inspections and gather all necessary data for reports and updating records.

  • Perform switching on equipment at all voltages as directed by system operations in accordance with established LCEC practices.

  • Responsible for the performance of assigned work in accordance with LCEC standards and practices.

  • Ensure safety rules and requirements are followed in accordance with the LCEC manual of safe practice.

  • Experience to work energized equipment with rubber gloves, sleeves and hot sticks.

  • Respond to after-hours work needs and assist with coordinating the emergency repair of the electric system. Respond within the established timeframe to consumer and electric system needs and restore service in a timely manner following an outage.

  • Maintain effective working relationships with employees & customers at all levels within LCEC. Ensure smooth operations, productive communications, and effective understanding during all interpersonal contacts. Provide current and accurate information to all requesters, courteously and in a timely manner.


  • High School or GED equivalent (Required)


  • Completion of a four year documented substation apprentice program -or - minimum six years experience as a journeyman substation electrician.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • This position is required to be on standby and work irregular hours. (Required)

  • Familiarity with personal computers and e-mail. (Required)

Licenses and Certifications

  • Class A CDL License Valid Florida commercial driver's license (CDL-Class A), or must obtain within 30 days (Required)

Physical Demands and Working Environment: The physical demands and working environment characteristics described here must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical Demands: This position requires typical physical demands found in the construction industry which includes, but is not limited to: heavy lifting, working on ladders, vehicle/equipment operation, and electrical hand tool operation, hand digging, outside and inside work. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. frequently; climb in/out of bucket truck; work at night and for extended hours.

  • Working Environment: Mostly outside inclement weather (extreme heat, thunderstorm & occasional cool temperatures). Will be assigned occasionally inside for substation shop work.

Please note that at the time a candidate is made a job offer, the candidate will be subject to a background check and a drug screening.


LCEC is an equal opportunity employer.  All aspects of employment are decided upon the basis of qualification, performance and business needs.  We value diverse backgrounds and are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of any characteristic covered by law.         

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Is a Non-Profit employer with 8 locations

Company Profile:

LCEC is a not-for-profit electric distribution cooperative providing reliable and cost competitive electricity to nearly 200,000 customers in Southwest Florida. As part of a local business, LCEC's employees are deeply involved in economic development, education, the environment and building communities.

The organization operates with a keen eye on maintaining financial strength while providing quality service to customers. Annual key performance indicators, customer satisfaction surveys, employee engagement surveys and open communication opportunities ensure the organization is on track.

LCEC is one of the largest cooperatives in the United States and one of the largest employers in Lee County, Florida. Cooperative membership is open to all customers within the service territory.

LCEC serves customers in Cape Coral, North Fort Myers, Sanibel, Captiva, Pine Island, Everglades City, Immokalee, Marco Island, Ave Maria and parts of Lehigh Acres. The organization's headquarters remain in North Fort Myers; the location that the cooperative began in 1940.


250-499 employees
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Location/Work Site Information
Address: 4980 Bayline Drive, North Fort Myers, FL 33917

Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: Not Available DOE (Depends on Experience) Not Available Other Benefits: Not Available Full or Part Time: Full Time (30 Hours or More) Job Duration: Over 150 Days Type of Job: Regular
Shift: Not Applicable
Hours per Week:
Hours Not Specified

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Work Experience
Minimum Experience Required: 48 months
Education and Training
Minimum Education Level Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Required License/Certification: No

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Skills Required
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Other Skills
Special Software/Hardware skills needed: No

Specialized Job Requirements
Driver's License Required: Yes, Commercial License.

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Jobs Available

This section shows the number of job openings advertised online in Lee County, FL for Electricians and for the related occupational group of Construction and Extraction Occupations on August 16, 2022 (Jobs De-duplication Level 2).
There were 46 job openings advertised online in Lee County, FL for Electricians on August 16, 2022. There are also 291 job openings advertised online for the related occupation group of Construction and Extraction Occupations in Lee County, FL on August 16, 2022.
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