Electrician Wastewater

City of Racine
Racine, WI
Posted 23 days ago
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Job Description


skilled industrial electrician duties on the journeyman level in the

installation, repair, and maintenance of wastewater systems and equipment.

Essential Duties

The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Measures, cuts, installs and assembles electrical conduit using appropriate tools and equipment.
  • Plans layout and installs and repairs wiring, fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment.
  • Installs or connects power cables to equipment and provides for proper grounding.
  • Maintains and provides necessary repair to AC-DC control devices, AC-DC motors, commutators, transformers, cranes, hoists, elevators, batteries, power tools and appliances.
  • Wires switchboards, switchgears, transformers, meters, UPS, relays, and PLC's.
  • Tests continuity of circuits to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components.
  • Plans new or modified installations to minimize power failure, provide access for future maintenance and provide consistency with specifications and local regulations and code.
  • May prepare sketches showing wiring location and utilize diagrams or blueprints in updating specifications and locations.
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
  • Performs related duties as assigned by supervisor.


Minimum training and experience required to perform essential job functions.

  • Journeyman electrician status with two years of progressive industrial experience.
  • Ability to obtain Supervising Electrician Certification from City Electrical Inspector within 1 year or holds a Master License.
  • Proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office.
  • Must possess a valid Wisconsin driver's license and have a good driving record.
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources General Wastewater Operator's License is a plus, but not required.

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to apply good work practices by planning work and utilizing materials efficiently.
  • Skill in analyzing, diagnosing, correcting mechanical failures and defects; including a working knowledge of electrical functions, principles and techniques.
  • Must have good electrical aptitude, verifiable by past work experience.

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