Under general supervision, installs, maintains and repairs electrical apparatus and electrical/electronic components of power plant machinery and equipment.
Job requires general knowledge of concepts, techniques, practices, procedures, rules and regulations associated with electrical/electronic components and apparatus of power plant machinery and equipment sufficient to perform a range of varied, non-routine skilled craft activities.
Procedures are established and a number of specific guidelines are available, requiring judgment in locating and selecting the most appropriate methods, techniques and procedures to apply to specific cases.
Solves routine or recurring problems and identifies and suggests solutions to more complex problems. Work is reviewed upon completion for technical accuracy and compliance with instructions or established procedures.
Regular contact with coworkers and individuals in other work groups is required to obtain, clarify or provide facts or information and solve problems.
- Monitors and inspects the work of others.
- Provides technical training to others.
- Installs, maintains and repairs electrical rotating equipment, controls and switchgear, wiring raceways and devices, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
- Maintains and repairs test equipment.
- Operates plant support equipment.
- Performs inventory and stocking functions.
- Inspects polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) filled equipment for leaks.
- Performs specialized electrical tests and completes written reports.
- Maintains batteries.
- Maintains work area, tools and equipment in safe and proper working condition.
- Operates equipment and vehicles, including bucket, dump and flatbed trucks with gross vehicle weight ratings of 26,000 pounds or more and towing vehicles with gross weight ratings of 10,000 pounds or less.
- Complies with safety rules and regulations and employs safe work practices.
- Operates standard office equipment and uses required software applications.
- Performs other job-related work as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent and a four (4) year combination of training and experience in maintaining an industrial facility such as a power plant, pulp and paper mill, brewery plant, chemical plant, auto assembly plant, military installation in an electrical maintenance field or any other similar type facility.
High school diploma or equivalent and completion of the State of Florida Electrical Technician/Electrician (Powerhouse) Apprenticeship program with successful completion from the State of Florida Department of Labor with certificate number docmumented on certificate.
A valid driver's license is required prior to employment and must be maintained during employment in this classification.
A valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License as accepted in the state of
may be required to be obtained and maintained during employment in this classification.
This is a Safety Sensitive position-
The probationary period for this classification is one (1) year.
JEA is an equal opportunity and equal access employer that provides a safe, drug-free environment for its workers. Under F.S. 295, preference in appointment will be given to eligible veterans and eligible spouses. Veterans' preference in perpetuity: A person eligible for veterans' preference in appointment (defined by s. 295.07, FS) does not forfeit employment preference eligibility once that veteran or eligible spouse of the veteran has been employed by a state agency or any political subdivision of this state. Effective July 1, 2007, Florida law restores veterans' preference in employment for all categories of protected individuals previously employed by a state agency or any political subdivision of this state.
How To Apply
To be considered for this job opportunity, you must apply online at
. You must provide all required documents (e.g. High school diploma, GED equivalent, college transcripts, training documents, copies of professional licenses, DD214, etc) by attaching the documents to your electronic application by
11:59 p.m., Monday, January 7, 2013
You can also fax your documents to 904-665-6192. Be sure to include a
with your name, date, and the position that you are applying for. If you do not submit required documentation prior to the close date for each position that you are applying for, you will not be considered.
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