Generator Technician

$53,311 - $88,445 yearly
  • City of Sacramento, Department of Utilities
  • 1391 35th Avenue, Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Oct 12, 2020
Full time Government Installation-Maint-Repair Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

Under general supervision, the Generator Technician performs a variety of skilled and technical tasks in the inspection, repair, preventive, and corrective maintenance and modification on Internal Combustion (IC) engines, diesel generators, and other IC gaseous engines; tests, replaces or adjusts engine components such as valves, pistons, bearings, emissions systems, and other related systems; and, interprets schematic wiring and modifies diesel control circuits.    

This is the journey-level classification.  Incumbents perform routine task and as proficiency increases incumbents, under general supervision or technical guidance may perform more difficult assignments.  The Generator Technician class is distinguished from the Senior Generator Technician in that in addition to the latter having independent responsibility for completing task of a complex nature, Senior Generator Technicians may also serve as team leader and provide technical insight over projects.  

Pattern 1): Education: Successful completion of a two-year technical electrical or mechanical trade school; or military training/apprenticeship -AND- Experience: One year of experience in the general maintenance, servicing, and repair of diesel and gas engines and other electrical systems related to light and heavy duty machinery and mechanical equipment. 

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Pattern 2): Three years of experience in the general maintenance, servicing, and repair of diesel and other gaseous  IC engines and other electrical systems related to light and heavy duty machinery and equipment.

Closing Date: 10/11/2020 11:59 PM Pacific

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