City of Seattle
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at City of Seattle
Pay: up to $50.36/hour
Salary : $50.36 Hourly
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2331127
Overall Job Objective
|Job Title:||Cable Splicer|
|Location:||City Light North Service Center, 1300 N. 97th St., Seattle, Washington|
|Job Type:||Classified Civil Service, Regular, Full-Time|
|Department:||Seattle City Light|
|Bargaining Unit:||Not represented|
|Seattle City Light, a department of the City of Seattle, is one of the nation's largest municipally owned utilities in terms of the number of customers served. Over the years we have worked very hard to keep Seattle's electricity affordable, reliable, and environmentally sound. Today, City Light is a recognized national leader in energy efficiency and environmental stewardship.|
The Transmission and Distribution Business Unit has openings for Journey Level Cable Splicers. Cable Splicers are responsible for splicing high voltage and secondary network systems (power cables used in underground distribution) and street lighting systems. This position installs, maintains and repairs electrical wiring systems. The work requires an expert knowledge of electricity and electrical theory, the methods and tools used in cable splicing, and safety rules and procedures. The ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematic drawings and to use specialized hand and power tools is also required.
This position will report to the Network Crew Chief/Supervisor and will report out of the North Service Center.
|Experience: Requires three years of experience in the electrical trades working under the supervision of a journey level Cable Splicer with at least one year on a cable splicing crew (or a combination of education and/or experience which provides an equivalent background required to perform the work of the class).|
Current Washington State driver's license and a combination license or evidence of equivalent mobility.
4 years or more of journey level Cable Splicer experience.
|Candidates that meet the minimum and desired qualifications will be invited to participate in a written examination, and must score competitively in order to be considered for this position and advance in the hiring process.|
Job offers are contingent on the verification of credentials and other information required by the employment process including the completion of a pre-employment physical and background check which includes criminal history and driving history review.
Want to know more about Seattle City Light? Check out our web page: http://www.seattle.gov/light/