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Internal Reference #21-061
East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) invites skilled electricians with industrial electrical experience to apply for Electrical Technician at EBMUD’s Water Production unit based at Pardee Reservoir in Valley Springs, CA. Join a knowledgeable and motivated team that takes pride in performing high quality preventive, predictive and corrective electrical maintenance in support of EBMUD’s hydroelectric power operations. Duties include maintaining, repairing and installing electrical and electronic circuits, motors, controls and equipment used in large water distribution systems and wastewater treatment facilities. Electrical Technicians typically spend a large portion of time working on field assignments.
The ideal candidate will have high voltage (<7.5K volts but can be up to 230kv) electrical experience maintaining and/or constructing switchgear, MCC’s, VFD’s, electric motors, controls, power distribution, and lighting systems similar to those found at EBMUD.
The Electrical Technician monthly salary range starts at $8,574 increasing to $9,003, $9,453, and $9,926 after 12, 24, and 36 months, respectively.
EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.
1. High school diploma or its equivalent.
2a. Recognized status as a journey level Electrician in general electrical installation and repair (having completed a recognized apprenticeship program or a minimum of 4-1/2 years of journey level industrial electrical experience) OR
2b. 16 months’ experience as an EBMUD Electrical Worker III, including satisfactory completion of the appropriate courses and advanced on-the-job training as specified in EBMUD's Trades Training Program.
3. Possession of a valid California driver's license and a satisfactory driving record.
4. Ability to perform the critical and important duties of the job, including sufficient agility to climb to a height of 65 feet, sufficient strength to lift and maneuver, with assistance, equipment and materials weighing up to 90 lbs. including conduit or pipe, and sufficient color vision to differentiate cable color coding.
5. Willingness to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions, and overtime when required.