National Grid O&M Worker 1/C in North Adams, Massachusetts


  • Adhere to National Grid safety rules, construction standards, System policies, work methods, productivity, and quality of workmanship.

  • Maybe required to handle substances considered hazardous.

  • Follow all National Grid environmental policies and procedures.

  • Install, maintain, operate, and repair Substation electrical and mechanical equipment.

  • Complete and maintain various operational and maintenance records.

  • Participate in overall responsibility for crew productivity, safety, and knowledge of the job.

  • Perform the installation, maintenance and testing of the AC network system along with cable testing and fault locating of conventional and URD/UCD underground systems. (If applicable).

  • Be capable to act as Field Control Authority and assume responsibility for Red Tags


  • Be proficient as a Substation O&M Worker 1/C, as demonstrated by proficiency, testing and past performance appraisals

  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively lead a crew and work with other departments.

  • Be thoroughly familiar with all National Grid Safety Standards and Procedures

  • Be an Authorized and Qualified person per EOP G014

  • Be proficient in all types of switching with the ability to issue/execute Field Control switching and tagging orders as directed.

  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the Transmission and Distribution Systems.

  • Be proficient at troubleshooting Transmission and Distribution electrical equipment

  • Be able to read and comprehend System and manufacturers electrical schematics and diagrams.

  • Be familiar with construction, operating and maintenance standards and procedures

  • Be proficient operating the various types of Company station equipment.

  • Obtain and retain any license or certificate required by the job duties.

  • Be proficient with the use of electronic devices and maintain various, reports, and forms regarding payroll, materials used, and condition of plant, tools, and equipment.

  • Demonstrate the ability to properly operate vehicles, tools, and equipment assigned to the department.

  • Be capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • Furnish an acceptable means of off-hour contact by telephone, and be available for a reasonable amount of planned and unplanned overtime

  • Obtain a valid class B motor vehicle operator’s license, which does not restrict driving as to type of transmission or hours of operation.

  • Must maintain a DOT health certificate and a System hoisting certificate.

  • Must successfully pass the Field Assessment Test

Note: To qualify candidates must show proficiency in the above qualifications

Job: *Maint & Construction

Organization: *Maint & Construction

Title: O&M Worker 1/C

Location: MA-North Adams

Requisition ID: 20181054