Laborer-Electrician (99390)

Job description


Department - To Be Determined

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Employees at this level maintain various lighting fixtures, working under general supervision from a Laborer-Electrician Foreman or other designated supervisor. Lighting maintenance consists of cleaning and relamping the lighting system.

A Laborer-Electrician typically:

  • cleans luminaries and diffuser/lenses
  • replaces broken or damaged diffusers/lenses/filters
  • installs lamps, lamp starters, and new diffusers/lenses/filters
  • assists Electricians with equipment
  • maintains inventory and discards defective lamps
  • moves to various work sites on campus
  • complies with federal, state, and local energy conservation programs
  • performs other related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:
1. high school graduation or equivalent

2. valid driver's license if an essential function of the position

For more information about this classification:

Laborer-Electrician positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (37.5 hours per week, 12 months per year). The minimum salary is $18.36 per hour.

There may not be current vacancies in this classification.

Application Procedures:
To apply, submit a Civil Service application at and an exam request form for Laborer-Electrician. Documents such as college transcripts (unofficial are accepted), resumes, driver's license, professional licenses, and certifications should be uploaded to the application by the time you submit an exam request, as these documents may be required for your exam.

Do not apply if you are a current employee working in this classification. Current employees may request to be added to the Transfer List.

Please monitor your email (including spam or junk mail) for testing and other correspondence from [email protected] and [email protected].

For further information regarding application procedures, contact Staff Human Resources at 217-333-2137 or [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Other pre-employment assessments may be required, depending on the classification of Civil Service employment.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: Staff Human Resources
Category: 4-Crafts and Trades
Title: Laborer-Electrician (99390)
Open Date: 07/09/2018
Close Date: 07/16/2018
Organization Name: Staff Human Resources Operations





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Posted: 10/9/2018
Application Due: 10/16/2018
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