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The City of Peru is accepting applications for a Utility Technician, in our Electric Department. Responsibilities will include configuration, and programming of microprocessor-based devices (PLCs / RTUs / Meters), operating and maintaining generators, SCADA system support functions & operations, AMI metering system, GIS mapping data collection and recording, networking and communications equipment / systems and fiber optic cable splicing and termination.  Troubleshooting, maintenance, and operation of hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical equipment / machinery is required. Working overtime and performance of duties in adverse conditions / weather will be required.  Candidates are required to have an associate degree in Electricity, Electronics, or equivalent military / professional training. Possess an Illinois class A CDL or can obtain one within 6 months of employment. Candidate must have the ability to lift a maximum of 100 pounds with reasonable physical stamina.  Candidates with a more extensive background in electric utility operations and maintenance are encouraged to apply.  Full-time position with competitive compensation and excellent benefit package.

Please complete the Full-Time Employment Application below no later than June 7, 2024.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Utility Technician Job Description

Complete the Employment Application here or an application can be picked up at the City Clerk's Office.