Electric Service/Meter Technician
Spencer Municipal Utilities (SMU) is seeking applicants for a full-time Electric Service/Meter Technician. The ideal candidate would be a self-motivated individual responsible for consulting and working with utility residential/business customers & electricians with the installation, testing and maintenance of all electric metering and other customer power needs. This position will assist the electric department crews and will be working with energized secondary phase voltages of 120v to 600v and de-energized primary voltages of 601v to 69kv Wye & Delta. Responsible for maintenance and troubleshooting of city streetlights. Position also assists with using electrical/technical equipment to accurately locate underground facilities including, electric power lines, water lines, telephone, cable television and fiber optic lines.
This position is non-exempt and will have on-call responsibilities reporting to the Electric Department Manager.
Qualified candidates should have a High School diploma/GED. Iowa Journeyman Electrician License with a strong electrical work experience background is preferred. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) combination with Air Brakes within 60 days of employment.
To apply candidates must complete an SMU application. Applications can be found on our website at www.smunet.net (click on the careers tab) or applicants may complete an online application utilizing SMU’s computer located in our lobby during regular business hours at 520 2nd Avenue East, Suite 1, Spencer, IA.
SMU is an equal opportunity employer, offers competitive wages and an excellent benefits package. Post-offer drug test is required.
Applications accepted through Friday May 25, 2018.