Electric Service Technician
The City of Martinsville is seeking semi-skilled skilled technicians to work in the electric utility field.
This position will be on the substation and metering crew. Work involves assisting in the maintenance, monitoring and testing of high voltage substation equipment and installation, maintenance, and testing of revenue meters and protective relays.
Position also involves operating line and bucket trucks, digging holes, setting poles and assisting line technicians in installation and maintenance of overhead and underground utility distribution lines. Subject to call back duty and after hours work schedules on a rotating shift.
High school diploma or G.E.D is required and experience as electronic/electric service technician is preferred. Must be physically able to climb 35-90 ft poles, work among high tension wire, lift up to 100 lbs and work under adverse weather conditions. Pre-employment drug test and background check required. Must be willing to live within a 30 minute response time.
Must have a valid Virginia Commercial Driver's License or ability to obtain one within six months of employment and become certified in first aid, CPR, and obtain VDOT flaggers' certification within 90 days of hire date.
Salary DOQ. Apply at the Human Resources Office, Room 218, Municipal Building, at 55 West Church St. or visit the city website at www.martinsville-va.gov for the required City Application. Open until filled. EOE.
Telecommunications Network Specialist
The City of Martinsville is seeking a highly skilled individual to work in the installation, maintenance management, and repair of telecommunication equipment, including optical cable, switch gear, and a variety of electronic systems and related equipment. In addition, work shall include providing network design, security, architecture and administration of the various voice hardware and software components on the global network. Work shall also include telephony system design using Avaya and Cisco platforms including call and ACD clients, alarm monitoring systems, rollover systems, messaging systems and corporation's client systems.
Performs difficult technical work administering the Martinsville Informational Network (MINet) that serves all City departments, schools, and customers outside of the City government. Work also involves participating in telecommunications and traffic planning and engineering activities as required.
Education: Any combination of education, experience and skills equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or technical school with an Associate's degree in computer technology related subject area. Bachelor's degree in computer science is highly desirable. 6+ years of applicable work experience supporting an enterprise class telephone system with working knowledge of Cisco and Nortel/Avaya systems, Call Pilot, Symposium, Traditional, Digital, VOIP, SIP Trunking, and voicemail is necessary.
Must possess proper credentials to communicate with Avaya and Cisco TAC centers, or must obtain those credentials within one year. Must possess a valid Virginia Commercial Driver's License, or have the ability to obtain one within six months of employment.
Salary: DOQ; excellent benefits package.
A required city application can be obtained at the City's Human Resources Office (Room 218), Municipal Bldg., 55 W. Church St. (PO Box 1112), or by visiting the City's website at www.martinsville-va.gov.
Position opened until filled. EOE.