Electronics Technician

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Aug 03, 2020
Construction and Skilled Trades Engineering

Job Description

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Wastewater Treatment Division located at 7300 Hawthorne Road.
Salary Range: $18.24-$29.44/hour
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until FIlled


Responsibilities

Responsible instrumentation and controls trade work in maintenance, inspection, testing, calibration, troubleshooting and repairing a wide variety of industrial facility instrumentation and process control equipment/systems. Sets up and uses instrumentation control equipment including PLC's, laptop computers, process controllers, communication systems, level control systems, telemetry/SCADA systems, and emergency and any other on-line computers, remote sensing devices, digital multi-meters, pressure/current/voltage calibrators, oscilloscopes, hand held programming terminals for radios, pressure/flow transmitters, and RF power meters. Exercises considerable independent judgment and initiative identifying and diagnosing instrumentation and control malfunctions to determine correction. Works with voltages including up to and including 480 volts 3 phase AC and 700 volts DC. If working with Electricians, may work with higher AC voltage.


Qualifications

REQUIRES high school graduation and 3 years of experience as an electronics technician or telecommunications technician; OR an Associates degree or its equivalent in electronics and 1 year of related experience. May be required to possess valid state-issued drivers license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to applicants with experience in industrial electronics, including troubleshooting, diagnosis, and problem resolution and/or a certificate in Industrial Electronics and/or Instrumentation and Control and/or Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) experience and programming and/or experience working with CAD software.


Other Information

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For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

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All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816) 513-0253.

Job Address

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