Electricians perform skilled electrical work to maintain and repair electrical systems and equipment. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. This position is located in District II, Reno. The incumbent assists the sign crew with the electrical repair and replacement of traffic signs; assists with repair and replacement of highway lighting; assists with solar signs and installation of new lighting systems and/or signs; maintains Digital Messaging Signs (DMS) and the Roadway Information Site (RWIS); and assists with winter incident management to include snow removal and brine production.
Completion of a recognized electrician apprenticeship program; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.
Additional Position Experience
This position requires the incumbent to have a Class A commercial driver's license within six months of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.
Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances. In addition, Federal law requires random testing for controlled substances during employment.
Register on the NVAPPS website at www.nevadadot.com/jobs and create an applicant profile. Then apply for recruitment #31888. See the official announcement at: https://neats.state.nv.us/NEATS/Recruiting/ViewAnnouncement.aep?recruitmentId=31888
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.