City of New OrleansKenner 70062

A qualifying review of license and experience.This is a noncompetitive original entrance examination in accordance with Rule V, Section 8.

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Airport Technician Specialist

City of New Orleans
New Orleans Aviation Board, 900 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, United States


Kind of Work

Highly skilled plumbing work at the journeyman level in the transportation, installation and maintenance of plumbing and heating systems; and related work as required. Employees in this classification are also required to perform light and heavy maintenance responsibilities when not engaged in plumbing work, as well as, other tasks and duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. High School Diploma or G.E.D. Equivalency Diploma issued by a State Department of Education.*
  2. Possession of a current Louisiana State Journeyman Plumber's license.* 
  3. Three (3) years of full time paid experience in the installation, maintenance, and repair of commercial plumbing fixtures and accessories such as Chair Carriers, Flushometers, Commercial Water Heaters, Backflow Preventions Devices, etc. Must be able to lift, transport, and operate large Drain Augers and related equipment.

Electrical experience in the troubleshooting and repair of sensor operated valves, fixtures, devices, and control circuits is preferred, but not required.

* Prior to appointment, the hiring agency is required to verify education and licenses claimed by the applicant to qualify for this classification. If selected for hire, applicants must provide original documents of their qualifying credentials to the hiring agency prior to their start date in this job classification.

  If hired, Aviation employees must maintain all required licenses, permits, certificates, and auto liability insurance eligibility during the duration of their employment. Failure to comply with any of the above listed provisions will result in termination.

Kind of Examination

A qualifying review of license and experience.

This is a noncompetitive original entrance examination in accordance with Rule V, Section 8.1 (d) of the City Civil Service Rules.

Note: Candidates must pass a personal, criminal, and employment background check required under federal regulations.

This position requires a one year probationary period.