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ASSISTANT ELECTRO-MECHANIC (SEWER MAINTENANCE)
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ASSISTANT ELECTRO-MECHANIC (SEWER MAINTENANCE)
Salary
$3,948.36 - $4,904.00 Monthly
Location
Los Angeles County, CA
Job Type

Full time
Department

PUBLIC WORKS
Job Number

C6490R
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Position/Program Information

COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
APPLICATION FILING PERIOD
Beginning Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST) until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice.
EXAM NUMBER
C-6490-R
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT
Departmental Promotional Job Opportunity
Restricted to permanent employees of the referenced Department who have successfully completed their initial probationary period.
Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam: Unclassified employees who have attained permanent County status on a classified position by successful completion of the initial probationary period, with no break in service since leaving the classified service; Full-time employees in the unclassified service with at least six months of full-time experience in the unclassified service at the time of filing or by the last day of filing.
Verification of Experience: Experience gained in a position performing similar kinds of work which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the higher level positions will be accepted. Experience claimed will be verified and evaluated to determine if the type, level or length of experience is qualifying. Applicants must supply sufficient information for this evaluation to be made. Applicants claiming such experience in County service must present, AT TIME OF FILING, written proof of this experience in a Verification of Experience Letter approved by their Division Head and submitted with the application. The Verification of Experience Letter will then be forwarded by Exams Unit to the Chief of Human Resources Division, Public Works or authorized representative for approval. Credit will only be given for out-of-class experience to meet the selection requirements only.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE MUST BE FULLY MET AND INDICATED ON THE APPLICATION BY THE LAST DAY OF FILING. NO WITHHOLDS WILL BE ALLOWED.

Essential Job Functions
An Assistant Electro-Mechanic (Sewer Maintenance) is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job functions: performs regular inspection and general maintenance and repairs of sewage pumping stations and treatment plants; installs and performs field and shop maintenance and major repair work on sewage pump stations and treatment plant equipment such as pumps, motors, air compressors, ventilation blowers, aeration systems, comminutors, centrifuges, filters, irrigation systems and UV and chemical disinfection systems; tests, repairs and rewires power, light and control circuits in sewage pumping stations and treatment plants; installs, repairs, and programs electronic equipment used in monitoring systems, telemetry alarm systems and in various pump and equipment control systems; operates power equipment used in the removal or installation of submersible and non-submersible pumps, motors and equipment utilized at sewage pump stations and treatment plants; uses instruments such as ammeters, volt-ohmmeters, and megohmmeters in testing and servicing equipment; forces conduit, pulls cable and makes splices and other electrical connections; installs, repairs and maintains various valves, fittings and piping systems; operates generators, portable pumps, concrete coring machines, roto-hammers, cut-off saws and other power equipment in the repair and renovation of sewage pump stations and treatment plants; delivers and connects portable electrical generators and pumps in emergencies; performs minor maintenance work on gasoline and diesel engines used to drive generators and portable pumps; keeps work and supply records; maintains tools and equipment; drives automotive equipment to work sites which may include vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of 26,000 pounds or more or combination truck units with trailers of 6,000 pounds gross vehicle weight or over; and may work in small, dimly lit and wet confined spaces, and perform confined space entry procedures utilizing safety equipment such as self-contained breathing devices, safety harnesses with tripod, gas detectors, and ventilation blowers.
Requirements

SELECTION REQUIREMENTS
Twelve months of full time paid experience at the level of Helper, Electrical with the Sewer Maintenance Division of the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works* -AND- A California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Plant Maintenance Grade I certificate within 12 months o
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