The City of Ventura Water Department is looking for an Electrical-Mechanical Maintenance Worker to join our award-winning Team! We are looking to fill a position in Wastewater. If you are seeking an opportunity to grow into a long-term career in water, we offer training and advancement opportunities in a Class V Tertiary Wastewater Reclamation Facility.
Incumbent may be required to work stand-by on a rotational basis and report to work on a callback basis as needed within a designated time frame. Standby assignment is at the discretion of the Division Head.
What You’ll Do
Electrical-Mechanical Maintenance Workers perform electrical and mechanical repairs and installation on a variety of electrical equipment and work with low electrical voltages up to 480 volts. These skilled professionals may work alone or as members of a crew in the construction, maintenance/repair of the water system’s equipment and facilities.
Ventura Water Reclamation Facility (VWRF) provides tertiary wastewater treatment with a dry daily average of approximately 7.5 million gallons per day (MGD0> The VWRF is responsible for operating and maintaining all wastewater equipment and infrastructure including the wastewater collection system, 11 life stations, and providing reclaimed water from the Ventura Water Reclamation Facility to two municipal golf courses, the Ventura Marina area, and private customers for landscape irrigation. We maintain a full-service laboratory and monitor our water quality daily.
Who You Are
You have a desire to join a dedicated team committed to providing the highest level of customer service to citizens of the City of Ventura!
Through education, training and/or experience you can:
work independently, making informed decisions based on analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgement
be flexible, shifting priorities from day to day or hour to hour as necessary
be a team-member, working cooperatively and collaboratively to sustain coordinated efforts
step-up to take control and deal with problems directly in a timely manner
act with customers in mind, dedicated to meeting expectations in a responsive manner
Salary and Benefits
The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefits!
Salary: $32.12 - $39.04 Hourly DOQ
Benefits: Refer to the benefits tab on the job posting for specific information on City benefits.
How to Apply
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire by the filing deadline, Thursday, March 21, 2024, 5:30 pm
Salary plus 6 Medical options, CalPers Retirement, Dental, Vision, FSA, 457
A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to three years experience performing electrical and mechanical repairs and installation on a variety of electrical equipment and working with low electrical voltages up to 480 volts are required.
Experience or safety training working around medium electrical voltage (4160 volt) is desirable.
License: Possession of a valid Class C California driver license is required.
Within six months of employment, employee must obtain and thereafter, maintain a valid California State Class A driver license with Tanker endorsement and allowable Auto Transmission restriction. According to the Department of Transportation (DOT), drug testing is required.
The City of Ventura Team...
Has passion for our work and the City we serve
Is willing to try new ideas and take risks to make them happen
Is empowered to be innovative and accountable for the results
Works collaboratively to do our best... and yes, we still have FUN!