Facilities Electrician Technician IV

Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority

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The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) is seeking qualified candidates with journey-level electrician with experience in the maintenance and repair of commercial electrical systems to join the Building Maintenance and Services team as a Facilities Electrician Technician IV.  The RTAA offers a positive, professional work environment that values teamwork, honesty, respect, recognition, integrity, innovation, versatility and excellence.  If this sounds like an environment in which you would THRIVE, the RTAA is a wonderful place to make a career!

There is one (1) position open; however, the list established may also be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.  Both internal and external applicants will be considered.  Applicants must be available to work all shifts (day, swing, and graveyard) 7 days a week – including holidays.  To be considered for this position, applicants must indicate they are available for day, swing and night shifts (all three), and must check the appropriate boxes under availability on the RTAA online application.  Shift assignments are generally determined by seniority using a Shift Bid System.

At the RTAA, the Building Maintenance and Services Division is a key member of the Facilities and Maintenance Department.  The Facilities Electrician Technician IV reports to a Facilities Supervisor and are responsible for the  installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of high voltage electrical equipment, electronic apparatus and auxiliary equipment for RTAA building and facilities.  In addition, the nature of the work offers a wide range of variety, a unique environment, and the chance to learn and develop new skills with an organization that will help support you in the pursuit of your career aspirations.

The RTAA Facilities Electrician Technician IVs are also part of our larger RTAA customer service team.  This team is dedicated to helping provide the public with a pleasant and safe experience while traveling through the Reno-Tahoe International Airport.  All of RTAA’s Facilities Electrician Technician IVs are expected to approach their work with a positive, helpful, customer service mindset.

The nature of the work requires a strong understanding of commercial electrical systems, equipment, and fixtures, standard practices of the electrical trade, and the ability to perform a full range of skilled electrical maintenance and repair duties under minimal supervision.


Salary: $21.34 – $32.65 per hour.  Initial salary placement will be based upon experience and qualifications.  In addition, employees working non-day shifts receive an additional $1.50 per hour of shift differential pay.  This is an hourly and overtime eligible position.

Benefits:  The RTAA offers a competitive wage and benefit package, and provides a high-quality work-life balance.  Employee benefits include 100% employer paid contributions to the Nevada PERS retirement program; 100% employer paid health insurance for the employee; paid vacation and sick leave; 13-paid holidays per year; and tuition reimbursement – just to name a few!


Minimum Qualifications: 
Required Education: Graduation from high school or equivalent certificate.  An equivalent combination of experience and training may be considered.

Required Experience:  Three (3) years of experience as a skilled journey-level electrician in an industrial/commercial environment is required.

Required Licensing: A valid journey-level electrician’s license is required at the time of application.  A valid driver’s license is required at the time of application.


How To Apply:
A fully completed official online RTAA Employment Application must be received by 11:59 p.m., Monday, August 26, 2019.  Applications for RTAA jobs are only accepted through an online process.  For more information about this opportunity and to apply, visit: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/renoairport.

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