Transformer Tester in Newark, NJ at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 380756

Johnson Service Group is now hiring a Field Supervisor / Transformer Tester for one of our global manufacturing clients in the Northeast. Responsibilities include transformer testing and managing field service staff. The Supervisor is responsible for analyzing requirements and assessing changes for Transformer Equipment, consulting and negotiating with customers regarding installation, modification, and repair of Transformer equipment and products at customer field locations.

Travel up to 90%


  • Supervise a group or groups engaged in Transformer Field Service activities in support of company products and equipment.
  • Resolve complex technical and logistic problems under general guidance.
  • Develop and implement measures to improve operations and customer relations.
  • Plan and establish work schedules, considering customer requirements, priorities, and availability of resources.
  • Assign work consistent with skills of staff in order to cost-effectively achieve objectives while concurrently implementing efforts to continuously improve field performance.
  • Monitor activities, anticipate and recognize potential problems, and take appropriate actions to mitigate.
  • Inform other groups such as Business Development of potential opportunities for new business.

Our ideal Transformer Tester will have

  • High School Diploma/GED and 5-7 years of professional work experience or an Associate Degree and 3-5 years of professional work experience
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work in the US
  • Experience leading field project activities and possess an ability to act as the lead on field projects while communicating clearly and professionally. Thorough knowledge of field service operations and transformer field testing
  • Experience with field service operations and transformer testing. Knowledgeable and fully fluent in transformer installation and assembly
  • Strong vacuum and oil processing understanding. Familiarity with shell and/or core form transformer designs and components internal to the transformer
  • Experience welding above and below oil on transformer tanks. Load Tap Changer (LTC) maintenance and repair knowledge
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal. Experience with using MS Office applications, such as MS Word and Excel
  • Must possess a current and valid state issued driver’s license

Please email resumes to Andy Dyon, Recruiter at 


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