City of Kansas City Missouri

Kansas City, MO, United States

Maintenance Electrician

Posted 18 days ago

Job Description

There is now a full-time Maintenance Electrician position available with KCMO’s Public Works Department, Traffic Signals Division, 5310 Municipal Ave.

Salary Range: $26.10–$39.82/hr.


• Inspects, repairs, and maintains electrical Traffic Signals devices, fixtures, and replaces electrical equipment as needed.

• Troubleshoots electrical shorts and possible open circuitry.

• Installs new traffic signal equipment as needed.

• Programs and repairs traffic signal equipment.

• Repairs detection systems on traffic signal loops, radar, and video systems.

• Operates basic machine tools in the fabrication, maintenance, or repair of metal parts, tools, and equipment.

• Operates Bobcat, Forklift, Lift Truck, Digger Derrick truck, and other equipment as needed.

• Performs maintenance and repair duties on specialized Traffic Signal lighting and power systems.

• Assists Electrical Maintenance Supervisors, Senior Electronic Technicians, as necessary. Will be exposed to circuits from 12 Vdc to 240 Vac.

• Records work performed.

• Performs related duties as required.

• Participates in snow removal operations.

Work conditions

Must be able to work at heights of up to 60 feet from a bucket lift or platform truck. Work is performed under varying weather conditions at all hours of the day and night. The successful candidate will receive training in the Traffic Signal field which may help progression.


• High school graduation and 3 years of progressively responsible experience performing routine and moderately complex electrical maintenance and repair work; OR

• Equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience.

• Must possess a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with City of KCMO policies.

• May be required to possess a valid MO Class A, B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department.

• Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.

• Preference is given for possession of Journeyman electrical certification.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2022.

Work hours:

Monday-Friday, 8am–5pm.

• There are times when after-hours emergencies are required as well as scheduled overtime.

EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.


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