• City of Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Mar 08, 2019
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Utilities
  • Salary: $23.08 - $35.79 Hourly

Job Description

The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now.

This is skilled, journeyman level work of more than average difficulty in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment.

An employee in this class performs a wide variety of assignments requiring the application of electrical trade skills which may include the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical wiring systems, lighting equipment, generators, transformers, street lights, bridges and other electrical systems and equipment.  Work assignments may be oral or written and may be accompanied by sketches, blueprints, schematics or electrical diagrams.  Work is inspected while in progress and/or upon completion of compliance with specifications and standards.
Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications and is accompanied by an excellent benefits package.

The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!!

NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.

This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769.


  1. High School Diploma or G.E.D. supplemented by a vocational / technical certification in electric work and three (3) to five (5) years of experience at the journeyman level. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education at the Division Manager's discretion.
  2. Journeyman Electrician Certificate issued by the Broward County Central Examining Board.
  3. A valid state of Florida driver's license. A Commercial Class B driver's license may be required depending on assigned location

Closing Date/Time: Continuous