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Electricians Transportation Systems Technician B/C Mt. Baker Tun
AUBURN WA 98001
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  Job posted:   Sat Apr 14, 2018
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Electricians Transportation Systems Technician B/C Mt. Baker Tun
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**The Opportunity:**
The Washington State Department of Transportation has multiple positions available for experienced **Electricians**to work on the **I-90 Mt. Baker Tunnel**. We are looking for individuals that are technically focused, innovative and enjoy new challenges.
As a Transportation Systems Technician (TST), you will repair and perform maintenance on electrical switchgear, power backup and distribution systems, along with other electrical and control system components. A competitive candidate will be able to troubleshoot and resolve electrical equipment problems; have a strong command of electrical code and theory; and will be able to conduct work safely and effectively using the various tools of the trade.
*At WSDOT, we value the importance of creating an environment in which all employees can feel respected, included and empowered to bring unique ideas to the agency. Our diversity and inclusion efforts include embracing different cultures, backgrounds and perspectives while*_fostering growth and advancement in the workplace. To learn more, please watch the following video:__Why WSDOT?_
**Please Note:**_This position may be filled at either the TST B or TST C level therefore the successful candidate may be appointed at either level depending on the qualifications with the C being journey level ability/experience:
Transportation Systems Technician B $56,844-$69,240
Transportation Systems Technician C $59,724-$72,744_
**This position will perform the following work:**
* Maintain, troubleshoot, test and repair electrical switchgear, motor controls, lighting contractors, generator and battery backup systems.
* Assist other crafts servicing fire life safety equipment throughout the Tunnel.
* Work from heights using a man-lift bucket truck and work in confined spaces.
* Operate small tools and equipment required for repair or removal and installation of electrical systems and components.
* Test and repair fire detector heads and components.
* Perform traffic control as needed.
* Other duties as assigned.
**The Ideal Candidate will Have the Following:**
* Journey-level Electrician License EL01.
* Experience performing electrical maintenance on equipment common to large industrial and commercial facilities.
* CDL class B driver's licenses w/o airbrake restriction **or** the ability to get one within 6 months of hire.
* Current Washington State Traffic Control Flagger certification **or** the ability to get one within 6 months of hire.
* Knowledge of, and ability to properly administer NEC, RCW and WAC requirements.
* Be available for call out outside of normal working hours.
* Be able to work occasional nights as needed to perform work.
* Experience in reading, interpreting and understanding electrical and electronic blue prints, schematic, and diagrams.
* Ability to perform manual tasks, including lifting up to 50 lbs. and working at heights up to 75 feet.
* Ability to see and differentiate colors to perform electrical maintenance and repair work.
* Experience maintaining, repairing and testing medium voltage electrical distribution, utilization and branch circuits.
* Experience using equipment such as but not limited to- ammeter, megger, tic tracer, HIPOT, DLRO and multimeters.
* Experience with control systems and fire systems.
* Experience planning work, estimating time, ordering parts and maintaining an inventory.
**Note:**
This position is covered by a union shop provision. Therefore, as a condition of employment, candidates who are appointed are required to become members of the WFSE, or arrange to pay to that union a fee equivalent to its regular monthly dues. The union shop provision shall be effective on the first day of the month following the employee's initial 30 days in this classification.
**How to Apply: **
Applications for this recruitment will be accepted _electronically_. Please hit the **large** apply button at the top of this announcement. You may need to set up an account profile if you have not already done so. Please be prepared to provide references at the time of interview.
**Contact us: **
For inquiries about this position, please contact **Cody Buchanan**at** buchanc@wsodot.wa.gov.** Please reference recruitment number **18DOT-NWR-12521.**
*The Washington State Department of Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of disability, persons over 40 years of age, disabled and Vietnam era veterans, and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities are encouraged to apply. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the listed recruiter.*
*Salary:* $56,844.00 - $72,744.00 Annually
*Location:* King County - Seattle - Other, WA
*Job Type:* Full Time - Permanent
*Department:* Dept. of Transportation
*Job Number:* 18DOT-NWR-12521
*Agency:* State of Washington
*Address:* View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504
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