This position is open to all interested persons meeting the minimum qualifications. The City of Sparks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.There is currently two (2) openings in the Maintenance Division at the Truckee Meadows Water Reclamation Facility.Treatment Plant Technician/Instrumentation Technician IDescriptionUnder general supervision, perform skilled installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of electrical and electronic systems, equipment and instrumentation such as found in a major wastewater treatment plant. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICSThis class is the entry level class in the Treatment Plant Electrician Instrumentation Technician series.Treatment Plant Technician/Instrumentation Technician IIDescriptionPerform highly skilled installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of electrical and electronic systems, equipment and instrumentation found in a major wastewater treatment plant. Successful performance of the work requires not only journey-level electrician skills but a specialized knowledge of plant equipment and controls. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICSThis is the experienced class in the Treatment Plant Electrician & Instrumentation Technician.
Inspect, install, maintain, repair and test electrical circuits, motors, pumps, generators, transformers, relays and other plant electrical equipment and facilities. Use a variety of electrical and electronic test equipment and apparatus. Inspect, install, maintain, repair, test and calibrate varied electronic information and control instrumentation and systems. Perform basic maintenance and adjustment to real time computer control systems and software. Perform troubleshooting and diagnostic work on a variety of plant electrical, electronic and instrumentation equipment and systems. Perform scheduled preventive maintenance as required. Install and/or work with or inspect the work of contractors installing plant equipment and systems. Modify electrical, electronic and instrumentation systems to meet operational needs. Make or modify as-built drawings of electrical, electronic and instrumentation installation. Make estimates of labor, materials and supplies required to perform specific assignments. Orders supplies as needed. Maintain accurate records of work performed and equipment performance. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required and other duties which may be assigned. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
SUPPLEMENTAL JOB INFORMATION
Applicants must possess the following minimum qualifications to continue in the recruitment process:Treatment Plant Electrician/Instrumentation Technician IEducation and Experience:
Treatment Plant Technician/Instrumentation Technician IIEducation and Experience:
Licenses and Certificates:Specified positions may require possession and maintenance of the equivalent to a valid Nevada Class C driver's license within thirty (30) days of hire.Civil Service Testing
You must be available for the written examination in Sparks, Nevada on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. There will be no alternative dates or make-up examinations.