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Electrician – Journey/Maintenance/Apprentice

Posting Date: January 12, 2018

Rochester Public Utilities, a division of the City of Rochester, Minnesota (pop. 112,000+), is the largest municipal utility in the State of Minnesota and is accepting applications for the position of Electrician – Journey/Maintenance/Apprentice.

Provided with technical direction from the Lead Electrician, the Electrician – Journey/Maintenance/Apprentice performs proper installation, wiring, troubleshooting, testing, and maintenance of electrical equipment and systems in the Utility's steam and electric generation sites and general service facilities. 

Education and Experience
A high school diploma or equivalent GED and completion of an approved Journey Electrician apprenticeship program, with current licensure as a Class A Journey or Maintenance Electrician; OR

A high school diploma or equivalent G.E.D. and two (2) years' experience in an industrial production environment with preference to power generation experience andcompletion of RPU's Apprentice Electrician program and associated exam, within four and one-half (4.5) years as a condition of continued employment; OR

A high school diploma or equivalent G.E.D. and completion of a two-year electrical trade school program and completion of RPU's Apprentice Electrician program and associated exam, within four and one-half (4.5) years as a condition of continued employment.

Licenses and Certifications
Valid Minnesota driver's license AND

State of Minnesota Journeyman Electrician Class A License; OR

State of Minnesota Maintenance Electrician License

Starting Wage:

  • Apprentice Electrician: $33.10/hr, with advancement to $41.37/hr, after four and one-half (4.5) years.
  • *Journey/Maintenance Electrician: $35.16/hr, with advancement to $41.37/hr, after two (2) years.

*To be eligible for this starting rate, candidates must have successfully completed an approved Journey Electrician Apprenticeship Program with current licensure as a Journeyman Class A or Maintenance Electrician.

Applications will be accepted until vacancy is filled, with priority consideration for applications submitted by April 19, 2019.


For more information and to apply online, go to: www.rochestermn.gov

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Company: City of Rochester, MN
Location: Rochester, MN
Contact Name: Human Resources
Contact Details:

Telephone 507-328-2555
Email: humanresources@rochestermn.gov

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