Electrician Instrumentation Control Technician

  • Electrician
  • Santee, CA
  • August 28, 2022

Website Padre Dam Municipal Water District Padre Dam Municipal Water District

Padre Dam Municipal Water District

Padre Dam is seeking a skilled Journeyman Electrician to join our Operations Team as an Electrician/Instrumentation and Control Technician.

Incumbents are responsible for performing skilled electrical/electronic installations, repairs and maintenance on Padre Dam’s water distribution pump stations, wastewater pumping stations, water recycling facility and facilities electrical systems.  Duties include:  troubleshooting electrical/electronic problems and repairing equipment and related systems, operating detection devices such as digital meters, infrared camera, megger, etc.;  ability to document and prepare reports as necessary, operate CAD program in order to prepare, update and document changes to AS BUILTs, single-line diagrams, schematics, specifications, etc.. Other duties include: installing electrical/electronic equipment, motors, motor control centers, remote terminal units, seismic units, chlorination  equipment, instrumentation, service entrance equipment and control and power wiring; monitoring the electrical/electronic operation of sewage lift stations and water pumping equipment; installing, repairing and maintaining radio telemetry systems; contacting the power companies on Time of Use (TOU) pumping, and power outages; monitoring load cell devices; performing operational tests on motors, valves, actuators, switchgear, motor control centers and related electrical systems; evaluating the condition of auxiliary equipment; inspecting work done by contractors; purchasing equipment and supplies required for projects; engineering/co-engineering electrical projects; calibrating instrumentation level/pressure transmitters and ultrasonic level/flow meters using control/office computers; responding to after-hours system emergencies; and such other duties as may be assigned.

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