|Employer||City of Palo Alto|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Salary||$91,187.20 - $111,883.20 Annually|
Public Works provides services integral to the community on a daily basis. The mission of the department is to provide quality services with commitment, courtesy, and pride. In partnership with the Palo Alto community, the Public Works team strives to offer efficient, cost-effective and environmentally responsible services that make Palo Alto a beautiful, vibrant and appealing City in which to live and work.
This is the journey-level electrician position which functions in the Regional Water Quality Control Plant (WQCP). Under general supervision, an Electrician at the Plant, installs, services and maintains all types of electrical systems which includes power distribution substations, instrumentation systems, fire alarm circuits, motor control centers, machine controls, and chemical feed systems. Provides basic instruction and training and performs other related duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate for this Electrician position would have gone through an accredited electrician apprenticeship program and have experience working in a wastewater treatment plan, installing and maintain plant electrical equipment. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of electrical safety practices when working around water, the ability to effectively communicate with others, make sound decisions when troubleshooting equipment or when issues arise and assimilate necessary information to perform essential job functions. A candidate in this position will be considered an essential worker and required to be on-site and work on-call hours.
Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Sufficient education, training and/or work experience to demonstrate possession of the following knowledge, skills, and abilities, which would typically be acquired through:
Closing Date/Time: 12/9/2020 11:00 PM Pacific