Pay Range 17 Breakdown

Hourly (40 hrs.)$19.7423$29.6135
Hourly (42 hrs.)$18.8022$28.2033
Hourly (56 hrs.)$14.1016$21.1525

Generator Systems Technician II

Range: $41,064.00 - $61,596.00 (17)
Position Number: 63531

JOB SUMMARY: This position performs difficult skilled technical work in the operation, maintenance, and installation of generators and in the operation, installation, testing, and repair of SCADA system; installs, tests, and repairs load management switches.


Operates all generators as required for load management and exercises all generators weekly ensuring proper operation.
Installs, performs and arranges advanced maintenance and repairs on generators and associated equipment.
Operate SCADA system for load management. Install, test, and repair SCADA system and related equipment primarily associated with generators but also system wide as needed.
Assist in installation, testing, and repair of load management switches in customer homes.
Works at the call center during storms and other outages as needed.
Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge of electrical wiring, control circuits, generators, and other electrical equipment.
Knowledge of gas and diesel engine repair and maintenance.
Knowledge of high voltage equipment and related safety specifications.
Knowledge of the National Electric Code.
Knowledge of gas and diesel engine driver generator operations.
Knowledge of hand tools, test instruments, and power tools.
Knowledge of proper safety procedures, rules and regulations.
Skill in analyzing problems and identifying solutions.
Skill in preparing clear and accurate reports.
Skill in establishing cooperative and productive working relationships.
Skill in setting priorities for competing projects.
Skill in performing mathematical calculations.
Skill in operating computers and other standard office equipment.
Skill in interpersonal relations.
Skill in oral and written communication.
Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education.
Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of the Generator Technician I position to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with two or more years experience or service.
Possession of a valid North Carolina Class “C” drivers license.


The work is typically performed while sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching, or stooping. The employee frequently lifts light and occasionally heavy objects, climbs ladders, and uses tools or equipment requiring a high degree of dexterity. The work is typically performed indoors or outdoors, occasionally in cold, very hot, or inclement weather. The employee is exposed to noise, dirt, dust, grease, and machinery with moving parts. The work requires the use of protective devices such as masks, goggles, or gloves. Must be able to work scheduled and unscheduled overtime and be on a rotating schedule to standby to be called in to work after normal working hours.