ELECTRICIAN Job Listing at Louisiana Department of State Civil Service in Houma, LA (Job ID ldoscs-298512)

Louisiana Department of State Civil Service

Location: Houma, LA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Agency: DOTD-Engineering & Operations
Opening Date: Wed. 02/16/11
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
State Salary Range: $18.07 - $24.85 hourly
$3,132.00 - $4,307.00 monthly

Agency Hiring Range: Min: Max:
Job Type: Classified
Location: Houma, Louisiana

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QualificationsBenefitsSupplemental Questions

Two years of experience in the electrical trade (such as electrician''s helper).

Training in the electrical trade will substitute for the required experience on a month for month basis.
Supplemental Information:



No Civil Service Test is requiredin order to be considered for this vacancy.
Current & Valid Louisiana Class "D" Chauffeur''s License is required upon appointment. (Bridge Electrician).

Current & Valid Louisiana Class “B” CDL [with air brakes endorsement] required upon appointment (Signal Electrician).
Special Entrance Rate $3132/mo.

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DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM # 59 Workforce Development on training guidelines.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application

For further information about this vacancy posting contact:

Lynette Breaux

Human Resources Analyst C


(985) 858-2419
Job Concepts:
Function of Work:
To maintain and install electrical systems primarily 480 volts and under.

Level of Work:

Supervision Received:
General from a foreman or other maintenance supervisory personnel.

Supervision Exercised:
Functional over supporting skilled craftsmen and helpers.

Location of Work:
May be used by all state agencies.

Job Distinctions:
Differs from Electrician Foreman and Master by lack of supervisory duties.

Differs from Electrician-High Voltage because of work primarily on systems 480 volts and under.

Differs from Electrician Apprentice in that it is of more technical nature and performs journeyman level duties.
Examples of Work:
Works primarily on systems 480 volts and under.

Installs, alters, maintains, and repairs wiring systems, public address systems, traffic signals, electric clocks, telephones, floodlights, and other electrical fixtures and equipment.

Maintains electric motors and generators.

Maintains emergency generators; should be able to read schematics and blueprints.

Makes electrical inspections of electrical equipment and appliances.

Seats and replaces brushes; performs some mechanical work in replacing and repairing parts.

Uses standard tools such as volt meters, amp meters, watt meters, and related equipment to trouble shoot and isolate problem and operate various types of electricians electrical systems.

Installs and makes repairs on nonmetallic cables such as romex, conduits (greenfield), and thin wall or rigid conduit.

Troubleshoots, repairs, and installs electrical motor starters, related switchgears, and controls.

May provide support to Electricians-High Voltage and work on high voltage systems when necessary.

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