Wastewater Treatment Plant Electrician/Instrumentation Technicians are responsible for performing skilled journey level electrical and instrumentation maintenance work that involves maintenance and installation of a wide variety of equipment, instrumentation, apparatus, controls, and motors. An employee in this classification develops and implements a proactive maintenance work program that includes preventative and predictive maintenance, corrective maintenance, and equipment condition monitoring on a variety of instrumentation equipment, communications equipment, meters, control systems, electrical systems, circuits, and motor controls associated with wastewater treatment plants, pumping stations, and Stormwater control facilities.This recruitment is being conducted to establish a Civil Service Eligibility List that will be used to fill Wastewater Treatment Plant Electrician/Instrumentation Technician vacancies as they occur, for a period of one year.The Principles that Guide Us:Tacoma, the City of Destiny, has a workforce of dedicated, talented employees with unique skills and perspectives. We embrace innovation and strive for excellence and community engagement. The Principles that Guide Us, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Equity, speak to the values that we embody as City of Tacoma employees, and represent the core of our work in public service.
Graduation from high school or equivalent supplemented with two years of advanced course work in electric theory and industrial controls,
Two years of journey level experience as an electrician or an instrumentation technician in an industrial or manufacturing plant/work environment.
Desired Qualifications:Experience with wastewater treatment instrumentation, (Allen Bradley PLC programming, Ladder Logic, HMI programming, communication protocols to include Ethernet, HART, and Profibus, AutoCAD, SCADA systems), and experience in performing maintenance work on motor controls, electrical distribution, and generating systems.LICENSING, CERTIFICATIONS, AND OTHER LEGAL REQUIREMENTS:Possession of a valid Washington Driver's License and valid First Aid Card with CPR at time of appointment (your first day on the job if selected for this position) with maintenance thereafter.
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