Electrical Supervisor

Location
Boston
Posted
Jun 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Northeastern University

Electrical Supervisor

Requisition Number: STFR003812

Division/College: Facilities

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time

Responsibilities:

Position's primary responsibility is supervising the effective, efficient and timely maintenance and upgrades of all Electrical systems and components 7 million square feet of academic, residential and administrative facilities. Develop, coordinate and administer regular inspection of facilities including an effective planned preventative maintenance program for all systems and equipment. Establish objectives and priorities to ensure continuous operations of facilities. Determine reallocation of resources, as necessary, to reach objectives. Make recommendations for upgrades and replacements. Act as liaison with NEU Campus Planning, Facilities Design & Construction project managers, contractors and members of the University community on all matters affecting electrical issues. Ensure compliance with codes and federal regulations, etc. Verify contractors and vendors work meet requirements. Monitor and control expenditures and abide by university procurement rules and regulations. Establish guidelines to monitor and maintain records of work requests. Monitor flow and progress of work requests to assure a customer focus and their satisfaction. Coordinate all records and reporting systems to interface with appropriate electronic data systems. Administer collection of necessary technical data to support budget allocations for deferred maintenance items and facility equipment upgrades. Develop and make recommendations for policy and procedural changes affecting productivity and welfare of trade shops. Create and administer training and development programs for skilled workforce. Supervise employees in accordance with University policies, including recruitment, discipline, performance evaluations, and terminations. Document specific overtime allocations and maintain fair and equitable overtime distribution among staff. Schedule and oversee regular Shop Meetings to discuss updated work processes, equipment, staff concerns, safety and campus updates.

Qualifications:

Must have Massachusetts Journeyman’s and Master Electrician’s Licenses, and previous experience as an electrician. Must have a minimum of five years of experience as supervisor of electricians, the demonstrated ability to provide leadership and direction for a staff of more than ten qualified electricians and contracted services as appropriate. Must have the capability to repair all electrical systems on campus as required.

Must possess extensive knowledge of Electrical-related needs, requirements and processes. Must be able to manage multiple disciplines concurrently.

Must have a valid MA Driver’s License.

Proficient computer skills including:

Microsoft Office and similar software tools offered and used at NEU with a working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.

Ability to adapt, improvise and create reports relating to administration of Plumbing and Electrical shop staffing, scheduling, overtime and related activities.

Working knowledge and experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) such as FM Core or equivalent.

Additional Information:
This position requires a criminal background check.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.






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