City of Oceanside Water Utilities Department | Energy, Environmental, and Utilities
$66,700** *This figure represents the median wage for this career in San Diego County and not the wages of any specific interviewee
Meet Mario Lopez, Utilities Plant Electrician I, who tells us all about his role with the City of Oceanside Water Utilities Department. A Utilities Plant Electrician tests, troubleshoots and repairs electrical problems, both minor and major, in automatic main power controls, feeders, panels, sub-panels, and electrical components. Mario earned a Certificate for his job at the Western Electrical Contractors Association. Learn more with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Water and Wastewater Competency Model.
Environmental Innovation & Engineering Academy at Oceanside High School
Career and Technical Education program
Electrical Training Institute Pre-Apprenticeship program
San Diego Workforce Partnership
Certificates and Professional Development programs