Overview

Job Brief
Sunflower is looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join the team in Holcomb, Kansas! You’ll get to learn, work independently and apply your troubleshooting skills every day.
In this position, you’ll apply your troubleshooting skills to repair light vehicles and heavy equipment. You’ll get to work independently, communicate with vendors, and get satisfaction in fixing something that has broken.

Opportunities:
• Gain experience at an electric utility to further your career
• Work at our technically advanced, amazingly clean, and environmentally safe coal-fired power plant located near Holcomb, Kansas
• Provide support to provide reliable, affordable energy to people in central and western Kansas
• Receive outstanding benefits including a company funded pension and low health insurance premiums

Summary:
Perform preventive maintenance, minor and major repair, and restoration to full efficient operating condition of all heavy mobile equipment and light vehicles.

Top Qualifications:
High school diploma and four years mechanical experience repair on heavy equipment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Successful completion of the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Construction and Skilled Trades (CAST) Test.

Excellent troubleshooting skills using sound mechanical logic, practices, methods, and procedures of industrial heavy equipment.

Refer to the Responsibility Outline for a complete list of qualifications.

EEI Testing:

We administer selection tests for a variety of positions. The required tests have been developed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a trade association of investor-owned electric utility companies. We strongly encourage candidates to review all the information, including the sample test brochures, and to use the available practice tests before taking the actual tests, available here: https://secure.eei.org/eeitests/onlineproducts/Login.aspx.

The username and password are both sunflower. Practice tests provide sample questions and detailed discussions of the correct answers. It’s important to take the practice test as you would the actual one, with similar intensity and concentration. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.

Note: EEI does not allow access to the actual tests. Testing sessions are held at various locations.

Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.