Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK  73501


Job Title:

Announcement #:2495
Location: Public Works Department / Southeast Water Treatment Plant
Beginning Salary:      $1,368.00 - $1,436.80 bi-weekly DOQ
Closing Date: 5 pm August 14, 2014
Status: Full-time     

Position Purpose

Serves as the Instrumentation Technician in various divisions within the City of Lawton, Department of Public Works.

Job Duties/Knowledge

Tests, installs, replaces, calibrates, and maintains instruments, components, and equipment including receivers, transmitters, analyzers, strip charts, analog and digital controls, recorders, and chlorination instrumentation controls.  Plans, schedules, and implements a preventive maintenance program on all instruments, telemetry, and computer controlled automation at all facilities. Installs, calibrates and otherwise maintains treatment plant control systems such as analyzers, software and SCADA instrumentation, hardware troubleshoots, wiring, and other work as needed. Prepares written reports as required. Occasionally trains and reviews work of others on an assigned basis. Occasionally installs and tests cathode protection systems; assists mechanic and plant operator; requisitions parts and materials as needed. Assists in preparing cost estimates for new projects and for annual budget. Knowledge of the materials, methods, techniques, tools, and equipment used in instrumentation testing in an industrial environment; of occupational hazards involved and safety precautions necessary for the safe conduct of electromechanical work and equipment operation; of PLC troubleshooting techniques, interfacing, software programming and hardware setup.

Requirement-Education & Experience

Graduation from an accredited high school, GED equivalent or vocational school supplemented by two years of college with courses in electronics and electrical theory and four years of experience in electronic instrumentation work at the journey level or higher; or equivalent combination of education and experience  Possession of a valid driver’s license. Possession of or the ability to obtain Class “C”  Water Certification as issued by Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality within one year of date of hire.     





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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment.