Electrical Technician Notice
Our Wye Mills and Cambridge Center campuses will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Spring classes will begin on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.
.Staff Full-Time Job Number ET Level Salary based on qualifications and experience. Description
Performs level electrician tasks in the installation and maintenance of wiring, electrical systems and equipment up to 480 volts 3 phase. Operate, inspect and work around primary switching gear rated at 25,000 volts. (No direct contact with primary). This position is responsible for performing skilled work involving the installation, maintenance, and repair of the Electrical Systems for the entire Physical Plant of the Wye Mills Campus and the Cambridge Center. In addition to this position; diagnoses electrical problems, locate faults and recommends upgrades and repairs. Orders materials and supplies as needed to maintain electrical/mechanical systems and works with outside contractors as needed to facilitate work in a timely manner. Advises and assists other technicians with wiring problems on equipment such as fans, heaters, pumps or vehicle electrical systems. Also assists other technicians in their trades or with other tasks which require additional manpower. This position requires the highest technical skill base of any position in the Facility Maintenance Department which requires an employee in this class. This requires an employee in this class to use reasonable care, judgment, and the safe application of their knowledge in the performance of their duties. This position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule that may include weekends, holidays, and college emergencies. This position is designated as “essential” and will require working outside normal work hours. Essential personnel may be called in to work outside of regular working hours to assist with inclement weather and other college activities.Requirements
High school diploma or G.E.D. Must have completed a four (4) year apprenticeship and three (3) years as a journeyman Electrician. Possession of a Journeyman’s Electrician’s License with at least three (3) years experience working in a commercial/institutional setting. Possession and retention of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license. Thorough knowledge of the principles, terminology, tools and equipment used in the electrical trade including the following: thorough knowledge of electrical theory and codes, ability to read and interpret blueprints, specifications, and schematics. Ability to make repairs using electrical safety practices; ability to work with all voltages; good knowledge of mechanical systems and repair work; ability to plan and direct work of other electricians and assistants; ability to perform manual work; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and supervisors; knowledge of energy management systems; some knowledge of personal computers and pertinent application; regular and timely attendance; performance of duties a safe manner.Deadline Date Thursday, January 31, 2019 For best consideration, please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please reference the job to which you are applying in the subject heading. Resumes must be in .doc or PDF format. We are unable to open or convert files in other formats.
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