Trades Specialist V
Division of Administration and Finance
Facilities Planning and Construction
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
$36,204 - $46,799
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.Type of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Trades/Maintenance
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Supervises the entire Building Services Electrical Crew under little supervision for comprehensive planned renovations in buildings. To provide coordination of crews, material takeoffs and purchases, and perform electrical work as a working supervisor. Responsible for effective and efficient cost estimating, purchasing, planning, design review, installation of all materials, quality control and safety as it pertains to the renovation scope involved in all renovation projects. Knowledge and experience often requires the trouble shooting of complex problems involving old existing electrical systems and their current condition to allow for updated renovations.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
High school diploma and 6 years' experience in the commercial electrical trade for construction with knowledge and experience in managing resources and inventories. SC Master Electrician license required.
Driver's License required.Preferred Qualifications
High school diploma and 8 years experience in the commercial electrical trade for construction with knowledge and experience in managing resources and inventories. SC Master Electrician license required.
Driver's License required.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Must have the ability to lead by example, solve problems, take initiative to provide services, develop strong customer relationships, measure cost and performance, keep accurate records, communicate effectively, develop proper procedures, define actions to resolve specific problem situations, communicate to management and prepare reports.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 05/16/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 04/03/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/28885 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive Yes
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have at least a High school diploma and 6 years experience in the commercial electrical trade for construction with knowledge and experience in managing resources and inventories?
Do you have a SC Master Electrician license?
Do you have a valid Driver's License?
If selected, will you be willing to accept the advertised salary? If not, what are your salary requirements?
(Open Ended Question)
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