Job no: 518247
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades, Veteran's Preference Eligible
Department:63640100 - FS-OPER HC SYSTEMS-ADMIN
Manage and coordinate activities of engaged in the operation, maintenance and repairs of Electrical for Health Science Center buildings and related facilities. This includes the repair and maintenance of existing Electrical equipment including. Plan and schedule work for assigned staff, ensuring proper distribution of assignments and adequate staffing levels. Establishes and updates maintenance standards and priorities. Develops, estimates and manages electrical improvement and renewal projects for current and future budgeting cycles.
Guides, trains, and gives technical assistance to employees engaged in daily electrical maintenance tasks and projects. Inspects completed assignments to ensure that satisfactory work quality operating procedures, efficiency, progress, methods and practices, safety, and other established standards and requirements are satisfactorily met and maintained. Reviews and updates electrical maintenance specifications based on the best use of personnel, budget constraints and industry practices.
Establishes and maintains direct personal contact with a wide spectrum of Health Science Center community members affected and/or concerned with the quality, safety and comfort of the environmental conditions within the buildings. Consults with these customers with regard to concerns about maintenance issues such as electrical and electronic building operating systems. Consults, coordinates and plans with other University Departments and organizations to provide support for any Electrical deficiencies.
Establishes equipment and supply maintenance budgets and assure accountability. Initiates purchase of supplies, services, tools, and equipment in accordance with established purchasing procedures. Plans, develops and manages efficient, economical preventive maintenance of tools and equipment assigned to the Electrical shop, including schedules and activities to ensure prolonged life, usefulness and safety of equipment to minimize breakdowns, failures, and hazards.
Participates in the Department computerized work management system and utilizes pertinent management reports to evaluate and improve Electrical system maintenance and operational performance and recommends any deferred maintenance items.
Personnel Management - Ensures the Electrical personnel are properly trained and updated in proper maintenance/operations practices, safety, and regulatory issues. Provides an employee support system for improved production and efficiencies. Provides performance feedback to employees regarding performance and the results of equipment inspections. Performs employee interviews and select new hires
Other related duties as required.
Drives a State UF vehicle which requires incumbent possess and maintain a valid class “E” Driver’s License.
NORMAL WORK SCHEDULE: -Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
-Schedule may vary due to projects, emergencies, or on-call/stand-by as required
This position is considered as Essential Personnel as defined by UF Policy.
A Criminal background check and post offer health assessment will be conducted.
$60,000 - $63,000 yearly based on experience.
Completion of an approved apprenticeship program in a recognized trade and relevant experience to total five years; or a high school diploma or equivalent and five years of relevant experience. Appropriate vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Bachelor’s degree and ten years direct supervisory experience in the field of mechanic systems or a combination of education and experience. Experience in an institutional research setting.
Proficient in computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook (email).
KNOWLEDGE OF: Procedures and methods for installing, altering, repairing and maintaining electrical systems, equipment and fixtures. Basic knowledge of electrical trade and testing equipment such as voltmeters, ohmmeter and clamp-on-meters. The different types of conduit benders and how they are used. Possess the knowledge to bend conduit and install as per NEC.
SKILL IN: Installing, altering, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems, equipment and fixtures; and using hand tools.
ABILITY TO: Plan, organize, coordinate work assignments, and communicate effectively. Recognize safe working practices in maintenance and construction.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered, you must upload your resume.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
Health Assessment Required:Yes
Advertised: 17 Sep 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 24 Sep 2021 Eastern Daylight Time