Salary: $29,078.40 Grade: 17 (Employees: Refer to Civil Service Rule VI.3.1 and VI.17 for promotional rate) Appointment to a position in the classified service shall be at the minimum of the corresponding pay range unless otherwise approved.
Benefits Offered: 23.09% employer retirement contribution; sick and vacation leave; health, dental, vision, and supplemental insurances offered.
Examination is announced to establish an employment list to fill vacancies in the Electric Production department and future vacancies as they occur.
Kind of Work
The purpose of this classification is to perform routine and moderately complex work involved in the daily operation of a steam driven electric power plant being converted to gas fueled reciprocating engine driven generation at this time.
Minimum Applicant Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED; experience in the operation of a steam-driven and/or reciprocating internal combustion engine driven electric utility power plant; or a combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Experience with Wartsila engines preferred
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
After the commercial operations date of the new units, completion of Wartsila gas fueled stationary reciprocating engine / generator training.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Will be required to obtain a valid State of Louisiana driver’s license at time of appointment and maintain throughout employment for this classification.
40 hours per week; May work weekends and holidays
Kind of Examination
This examination may consist of a written test, a rating of training and experience, a performance test or any combination thereof deemed necessary to adequately screen and rank applicants. Examination notices will be sent out via email with a testing date, time, and location. Applicants must supply complete and accurate information concerning their previous training and experience including a detailed description of their work experience, the names and addresses of all previous employers and the dates of employment. The information is subject to verification.
Must include copies of driver’s license, diploma, GED, DD214, degree, etc. with application.
Accepting paper applications: Until filled
COMPLETE A PAPER APPLICATION AT: WWW.CITYOFALEXANDRIALA.COM UNDER OUR EMPLOYMENT PAGE
Completed applications may be submitted in one of the following ways:
a. Hand delivery: Civil Service Department 3rd Floor, 625 Murray Street Alexandria, LA 71301
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