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The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
Perform installation, repair, maintenance and testing of electrical equipment and systems including motors, controllers, transformers and lighting systems, as directed. Troubleshoot and repair fire alarm systems. Access information utilizing appropriate desktop applications. Promote a work place culture which encourages safety within the field and shop. Operate University vehicle. Report to the Utilities Trades Supervisor and actively engage in learning and practicing principles of social justice and inclusion, environmental sustainability and delivering great customer experience.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
High School Diploma, Vermont Journeyman Electrical License; and one year experience in electrical systems required. Valid driver's license or ability to obtain and driver's check required. Lifting of up to 50 lbs. occasionally. Specific physical requirements may apply based on job functions. Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while performing specific job tasks.
Computer skills desirable. Ability to demonstrate an ongoing commitment to workplace diversity, sustainability and delivering exceptional value and great experience to customers.
Completion of 4 Year State of Vermont Apprenticeship Program
Bargaining Unit Position - United Electrical Workers, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, 40 hour work week
Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE))
Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE))
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Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
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Position Information Position Title
Utilities Tradesperson Journey
Physical Plant Dept/11700
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The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.