Trades Specialist IV
Division of Administration and Finance
Facilities Planning and Construction
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
$29,754 - $38,460
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.
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
Under limited supervision, performs skilled electrical duties required to provide electrical modifications for in-house construction projects including the installation of electrical equipment. Serves as a journeyman electrician and assists helper electricians with on the job trainingMinimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
High school diploma and 4 years electrical experience. SC Journeyman electrical license required. S. C. driver's license required.Preferred Qualifications
High school diploma and 5 years experience in commercial electrical trade for construction with strong knowledge of the application and use of testing equipment utilized in checking, testing and analyzing electrical systems such as volt, ohm and amp meters, phase and rotation testers, mega-ohm meters, multi-meters, etc., knowledge and experience in the fabrication and installation of materials and equipment required by electrical distribution systems, and knowledge of national and local code requirements.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Must have knowledge and experience in the fabrication and installation of materials and equipment required by electrical distribution systems and knowledge of national and local code requirements.
Must be able to work within established resources, communicate in writing and orally to management, and maintain accurate records relating to time, materials and services provided. The ability to operate computer systems is essential. Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to plan and prioritize work.
Must become familiar/proficient in use of Microsoft Windows, Office and FAMIS and other programs developed to manage work orders and receive campus e-mail.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 05/01/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 03/27/2018 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/28568 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 a high school diploma and 4 years electrical experience?
Do you have a South Carolina Journeyman electrical 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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