Industrial Maintenance Electrician - $2,000 Hiring Bonus

City of Glendale, AZ | Glendale, AZ

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Posted Date 2/02/2024
Description Salary: $54,514.98 - $81,772.86 Annually

Location : Glendale, AZ

Job Type: Full Time

Job Number: 2024-03541

Department: Water Services

MUNIS- Org Description: Central System Maintenance

Opening Date: 02/02/2024

Closing Date: Continuous

Hours per Week: 40

Description

About Us:The provides over 250,000 residents with safe, reliable, and high-quality water and wastewater services. Glendale Water Services promotes industry best practices, leadership, and innovation to ensure our employees put public health and the vitality of our community first!
The Role:The Industrial Maintenance Electrician provides journey-level electrical work in the installation, alteration, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems, equipment, and fixtures in Water and Wastewater treatment plants.

Salary and Hiring Bonus:This position is a Grade 315 with an hourly rate between $26.2091 - $39.3139.

In addition to a generous salary, this position offers a $2,000 Hiring Bonus!

Hiring Bonus to be paid as follows: $1,000 after 30 days of employment, and $1,000 after 6 months of employment. You must be an active employee at the time the hiring bonus is scheduled to be paid to receive the bonus. Current regular status City of Glendale employees are not eligible for hiring bonuses.

Benefits:The City of Glendale offers a generous benefits package with competitive rates that become effective the 1st of the month following 30 days of employment. You can review the FY24 Benefits Guide or visit the for more information.
Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Leave:
Regular status position's offer:

  • The City of Glendale observes 10.5 holidays per year, and full-time employees are also granted an additional 12 hours of holiday special leave per calendar year to celebrate their cultural or religious holidays.
  • Vacation leave accrues at 5.33 hours per pay period (138 hours per year), and increases to 6.12 hours after 5 years, and to 7.6 hours after 10 years of service.
  • Sick leave accrues at 4.4 hours per pay period (114 hours per year).
Retirement:This position participates in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS).

Contribution is mandatory, and the current contribution rate is 12.29%.
This position will be open until filled; applicants will be reviewed as they are received.

Essential Functions

  1. Installs, alters, maintains, and repairs electrical wiring systems and equipment, both medium and low voltage systems primarily in industrial environments (i.e., transformers, motors, electrical distribution systems, MCC's, transformers, panels and control systems that include instrumentation and associated control devices of all types) used in 24-hour operations.
  2. Maintains and repairs electrical equipment.
  3. Performs repairs, maintenance, and installation on medium voltage (up to 15kV) motors, variable frequency drives, transformers, switch gear, and related control equipment.
  4. Documents information on preventive maintenance file on electrical equipment and machinery and monitors a preventive maintenance program.
  5. Draws and alters circuits on a one line diagram for controls.
  6. Designs functional electric circuitry for electrical systems and controls.
  7. Operates aerial equipment, personnel lifts, and pneumatic equipment in the installation and repair of electrical equipment.
  8. Provides on-the-job training for junior or subordinate crew members in skills of the electrical trade, occupational safety, and requirements of specific job tasks.
  9. Acts as a "standby" electrician for responding to emergency calls after normal working hours.
  10. Maintains regular and reliable attendance.
  11. Demonstrates superior seamless customer service, integrity, and commitment to innovation, efficiency, and fiscally responsible activity.
  12. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications/Special Requirements/Success Factors

Minimum Qualifications:

Completion of a recognized four-year electrical apprenticeship program or equivalent training program and two years of experience as a skilled electrician working on medium Voltage equipment.

Knowledge of:
Electrical construction and maintenance, including installation of all sizes of electrical conduit, cables, wires, switches, automatic starting equipment.
Occupational hazards and necessary safety precautions, including proper PPE selection
Electrical safety work practices and procedures when working with medium-voltage equipment to 15kV.National Electric Code and relevant City codes.
Requirements of NFPA 70E

Skill in:
The care and use of tools and equipment necessary to perform various electrical repair and installation tasks.
Locating and correcting defects in electrical systems and equipment.
The operation of boom trucks, aerial lifts, and pneumatic equipment.

Ability to:
Use graphic instructions such as blueprints, schematic drawings, layouts, or other visual aids
Estimate labor or material costs/amounts from blueprints or work plans.
Exercise critical thinking and action within the scope of specific assignments.
Troubleshoot electrical defects to determine root cause and appropriate corrective action
Perform written reports on equipment condition assessment and associated tasks.
Produce equipment performance evaluations.
Identify and correct inefficient and/or inadequate preventive maintenance processes and work orders and recommend improvements.
Organize work to pursue common and mission critical objectives.
Produce written, oral, and visual work products in the English language with clearly-organized thoughts sentence construction, punctuation, and grammar.
Work cooperatively with superiors, subordinates, engineers, consultants, contractors, other City departments, outside agencies and the public.

Any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying.

Special Requirements:
  • Valid Arizona driver's license
  • Ability to work overtime, nights, weekends, and holidays as required. Standby duty is mandatory.
  • Applicants will be required to undergo drug testing prior to employment and will be subject to further drug and alcohol testing throughout their period of employment in accordance with the City of Glendale Substance Abuse policy.
Success Factor Classification Level:
Foundational: (To view the success factor definitions please .)
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Physical Requirements:

Must remain in a standing position for extended periods of time. Must be able to distinguish between the full range of colors in the color spectrum to work with electrical wires. Works in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the outdoor elements. Requires lifting of heavy objects of 50 pounds or more, long distances (more than 20 feet). Must be able to travel across rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces.

Working Conditions:
Work is frequently performed on medium voltage equipment, in close proximity to hazardous chemicals, raw and treated water/wastewater, in confined spaces, and at heights greater than 10 feet.

Benefit information is outlined here:

01

Do you agree that the information listed in your application and the answers you provide to the following questions are an accurate and a true representation of your actual job history, and that you understand that all information will be verified through the recruitment process and any misstatement of material facts will be grounds for disqualification from further consideration?
  • No
  • Yes
02

Have you thoroughly and accurately described your relevant work history in the work experience questionnaire with employer name, work duties, and dates of employment?
  • Yes
  • No
03

This role requires completion of a recognized four-year electrical apprenticeship program or equivalent training program. From the list below please select the answer that best matches your education level as an electrician.
  • Less than 1 year of education or instruction.
  • Between 1 and 2 years of education or instruction.
  • Certificate of completion.
  • Completion of a multi-year vocation program.
  • 2 or 4 year college degree.
  • No formal education or training.
04

How many years of experience do you have as a skilled electrician working on medium Voltage equipment?
  • Less than 1 year
  • Between 1 and 2 years
  • Between 2 and 3 years
  • Between 3 and 4 years
  • Between 4 and 5 years
  • 5 or more years
  • None of the above
05

How many years of experience do you have working in a large Industrial environment or setting?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • Between 3 and 4 years of experience
  • Between 4 and 5 years of experience
  • 5 or more years of experience
  • None of the above
06

How many years of experience do you have working with large scale Preventative Maintenance programs?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • 3 or more years of experience
07

How many years of experience do you have performing maintenance on Medium Voltage Switchgear and/or Transformers?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • 3 or more years of experience
08

How many years of experience do you have troubleshooting Electric and Electronic Controls?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • 3 or more years of experience
09

How many years of experience do you have installing, troubleshooting and repairing Variable Frequency Drive's (VFDs)?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • Between 3 and 4 years of experience
  • Between 4 and 5 years of experience
  • 5 or more years of experience
  • None of the above
10

How many years of experience do you have with Instrumentation and Control?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • 3 or more years of experience
11

How many years of experience do you have installing conduit wiring, electrical panels, and transformers?
  • Less than 1 year of experience
  • Between 1 and 2 years of experience
  • Between 2 and 3 years of experience
  • 3 or more years of experience
12

Do you have experience working with the following? Please select all that apply.
  • Spreadsheets
  • Plant Maintenance Systems
  • Work Order Systems
  • None of the above
Salary32.76 Hour
Trade
Electrician
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