Company: City of Titusville
Posted on: January 10, 2022
This is skilled work at the Journeyman Electrician level
involving both rough/finished electrical work, variable frequency
drive (VFD) setup/programming and motor controls for industrial
equipment. Incumbent works in accordance with standard practices of
electrical trade and is allowed latitude in determining work
procedures. Work involves installation, troubleshooting and repair
of 1-phase/3-phase electrical circuits, controls and equipment up
to 480 volts. Work is performed under the direction of the Chief
Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance Supervisor or similar. ESSENTIAL
JOB FUNCTIONS (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)
- Installs, repairs and maintains electrical services in
City-owned treatment plants, well fields, buildings, lift stations,
- Repairs, installs, maintains and calibrates of all types of
electrical equipment and instrumentation. Installs, repairs and
maintains electrical outlets, lights, conduit, fuse boxes, etc.
Maintains emergency power systems.
- Installs, repairs, rebuilds and maintains electrical equipment
including motors, motor starters, relays, pressure switches,
circuit breakers, VFDs and controllers.
- Directly responsible for and must conform to electrical and
mechanical maintenance standards and departmental policies and
- Performs routine preventive maintenance and maintains
- Assists in other maintenance operations when needed. Performs
supervisory duties in the absence of the Supervisor when required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
- Knowledge of the National Electric Code and standard methods,
materials, tools, codes and practices of the electrical trade.
Knowledge of the occupational hazards and applicable safety
precautions of the electrical trade.
- Able to troubleshoot/repair problems in complex electrical
systems and VFD setup/programming. Able to plan, layout and perform
electrical work of average difficulty. Ability to work from
sketches, blueprints and schematics.
- Able to use computer for record keeping activities and
- Able to analyze problems and reach conclusions using
- Able to work independently with minimal supervision and as a
team. Able to coordinate activities of peers, to direct
subordinates and to report to supervisor.
- Able to express oneself clearly and concisely, orally and in
- Skill and ability to work with high voltage electrical
distribution systems. Skill in the care and use of tools such as
megger, digital and analog multi meters, amp probe, and ATS.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE High school graduate or equivalent diploma
is required plus five years' experience in the electrician trade,
or two years post graduate formal/vocational education plus three
years trade experience. One year of electrician experience with
industrial equipment and controllers is required. One year of
supervisory experience is preferred. A combination of education and
experience may be considered. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Must possess a
valid Florida driver's license. Must possess a Brevard County
Journeyman Electrician License with ability to obtain the Master
License within one year from date of hire. Ability to respond to
plant callouts and serve in an on-call rotation. PHYSICAL
REQUIREMENTS Fully literate in reading and speaking English. Able
to operate the required electrician tools, electronics diagnostics
equipment and safety equipment. Able to use standard tools for
demolition, excavation and compaction. Able to safely operate a
vehicle over rough terrain, a manual transmission truck and a boom
truck. Able to work long hours outdoors, including in adverse
weather, confined spaces, tanks, excavations and around wastewater.
Able to climb stairs and ladders frequently, and work at heights up
to 150' above ground infrequently. Able to enter confined spaces
such as well pits, valve pits, tanks, and excavations frequently.
Able to perform CPR, first aid and other Department rescue
procedures. Specific sensory abilities include close vision,
distance vision, color vision, depth perception, vision focus and
hearing the human audio spectrum. Able to sit, stand, walk, reach
with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Able to
lift up to 50 pounds on a daily basis, and carry up to 50 pounds
for distances of up to 50 feet infrequently. During occasions of
local emergencies this position may be required to report to
perform emergency tasks, which may result in extended work hours as
well as extended periods of time away from family members. The
Incident Commander and the employee's Department Head will make the
determination as to who will be required to work. Acknowledged and
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