2019-03-14 2019-04-18

Electrical/Instrumentation Technician

Vallecitos Water District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: San Marcos, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 50501
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: San Marcos, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 50501
  • Organization Website
THE JOB
The Electrical/Instrumentation Technician is a skilled, journey-level position responsible for modification, installation, maintenance, and repair of a variety of electrical and electronic systems and devices used in the operation of water & wastewater facilities. This position performs electrical work on SCADA systems and related equipment. The Electrical/Instrumentation Technician tests, troubleshoots, calibrates, repairs, and performs maintenance on a variety of monitoring and indicating instruments including, but not limited to, flow, level and pressure sensing devices, metering control systems, and valve actuators. Incumbent will work on-site at water and wastewater facilities on a regular basis. The successful candidate must learn and use the District’s computerized maintenance management system (CMMS).

REQUIREMENTS
Qualifications include graduation from 12th grade or equivalent, and 2 years’ journey level experience in the installation, maintenance, and repair of complex electrical equipment and devices. Experience performing electrical work for water/wastewater operations is desirable. Supplemental training or completion of a recognized electrical or instrumentation apprenticeship, or California Department of Industrial Relations Certified General Electrical license, is desirable.

Possession of, or ability to obtain, a California driver's license required. Possession of a State Water Resources Control Board Water Distribution Operator 1 Certificate desirable. A California Water Environment Association Electrical/Instrumentation Technologist Grade 2 Certificate highly preferred. Applications must be submitted to apps@vwd.org, or to 201 Vallecitos de Oro, San Marcos, CA 92069.

IDEAL CANDIDATE
The successful candidate is a team player, who can read and interpret plans, schematics, and manuals. Has experience using Microsoft Office Word and Excel.

BENEFITS

  • Vacation and sick leave

  • 4 Medical Plan Options

  • District-paid Dental, Vision, Life, and Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • CalPERS 3% at 60 for Classic Members

  • $1,000 District match to Deferred Compensation Plans

  • 9/80 Work Schedule

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • On-site Fitness Facility

  • Computer Loan Program


Apply: http://www.vwd.org


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