Job Opening – Mainteance Relief Operator Apprentice – Citizens Energy Group

Citizens Energy Group’s Water Division is seeking up to three qualified bidders for the vacancy of Maintenance Relief Operator Apprentice . This position is union and a member of the Local #1400 IBEW / Pay Grade 6.  Wage Scale for employees that join the Bargaining Unit on or after July 1, 2015 – $23.75.  Work Schedule: Shift Work (24/7).

Job SummaryPerforms a variety of operations and maintenance functions at the water production and related facilities, This is a skilled maintenance position that also performs operational duties under the direction of a certified operator while gaining experience required to obtain an operating license.  Days and hours of duties may vary as required. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

  • May perform maintenance and operations, as well as all auxiliary functions related to the before mentioned, in a productive, safe, and efficient manner.  
  • Performs other duties and/or activities as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of (24) semester credit hours or equivalent post high school education from an accredited formal technical program related to work in the production area (i.e. electronics, electrical or mechanical maintenance, instrumentation and controls, chemistry or other technical field). 
  • Must have a valid Indiana Driver’s License with a safe driving record.
  • Must meet minimum safety requirements such as respirator certification, ability to work in confined spaces or elevated work areas, etc.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in industrial maintenance technology from an accredited college or technical school.
  • A general knowledge of the methods, techniques, and principles associated with the operations, maintenance, and installation, construction, investigation, testing and repairs of equipment, for above and below ground assets. 

Competitive Benefits:



Medical, Dental and Vision

Educational Assistance Reimbursement

Other great benefits

Qualified External Applicants should log in to, select “Careers”, create an account and upload their resume and a copy of their school transcript(s) by the deadline.

Posting Date: Monday, July 22, 2019

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