Annual Salary: $34,632.00 Grade: 21 (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 Distribution department and future vacancies as they occur.
Kind of Work
The purpose of this classification is to operate equipment and perform manual labor associated with the construction, repair and maintenance of power transmission/distribution systems in order to provide uninterrupted electrical power to all City of Alexandria customers. Duties also to include, but not limited to installs, maintains, and repairs underground and overhead structures, climbs poles, rides in truck-mounted boom bucket to install equipment and installs transformers, insulators, lightning arresters, switches, wire conductors and auxiliary equipment to poles.
Minimum Applicant Qualifications:
High School diploma or GED; vocational or technical coursework in electrical transmission and distribution is preferred; supplemented by progressively responsible work in the electric distribution field; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a valid Class B commercial driver’s license.
Will be required to obtain a valid State of Louisiana Class B driver’s license at time of appointment and maintain throughout employment for this classification.
7 AM – 3:30 PM
Rotating shifts, after hours, weekends, & holidays, subject to on-call.
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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