Title: General Electrician Maintenance
Date Posted: June 28, 2022
Deadline: Until Filled
Application: Download

Job Details:

Under the direction of the Facilities Superintendent and Facilities Manager, perform journeyman quality work in maintenance, repair, construction, alteration, forming, framing and finishing of buildings, and facilities; remodeling and construction of buildings and equipment; performs other related duties required.

The General Maintenance position will be given specific responsibilities commensurate with their abilities.
● Status: Non-exempt- hourly
● Reports to directly to Facilities Manager; indirectly: Facilities Superintendent
● Job Title Supervised: Not Applicable

Essential job duties are, but not limited to:

● Execute plans of electrical wiring for well-functioning lighting, intercom, and other electrical systems
● Install electrical apparatus, fixtures, and equipment for alarm and other systems.
● Install safety and distribution components (i.e. switches, resistors, circuit-breaker panels, etc.)
● Connect wiring in electrical circuits and networks ensuring compatibility of components.
● Prepare and assemble conduits and connect wiring through them
● Prevent breakdown of systems by routinely inspecting and replacing old wiring and insulated cables, cleaning circuits etc.
● Perform effective troubleshooting to identify hazards or malfunctions and repair or substitute damaged units.
● Report to a Facilities Manager for issues.
● Produce and maintain well functioning electrical connections to minimize the probability of accidents and maximize usability of electricity in all facilities.
● Move office furniture, machinery, equipment, other materials, as requested.
● Recognize danger and safety hazards; propose methods to eliminate them
● Maintain good housekeeping and safety of work area
● Operate machinery such as forklifts, scissors-lifts
● Load and unload materials and supplies 
● Operate vehicles such as DISL vans and trucks to transports tools, equipments and personnel to various job sites
● Know and comply with Occupational Health and Safety regulations that apply to work actions and conduct on the job, including Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) instructions, and the use of personal protective equipment whenever required.
● Does garden/yard upkeep by mowing the lawn, collecting trash etc.
● Participate in our annual Discovery Day (held annually on a Saturday)

Job Requirements:

Education:
● HS Diploma/GED required
● Valid License to practice profession preferred, highly recommended
● Diploma in relevant vocational training or successfully completed apprenticeship as an electrician
● On-the-job training offered

Experience:
● 2-5 years as a proven electrician
● Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems
● Demonstrable ability to use electrical and hand tools (wire strippers, voltmeter, etc.) and electrical drawings and blueprints.
● Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines.
● Ability to follow instructions from supervisors or senior maintenance workers
● Ability to read technical manuals and drawings
● Computer skills needed to record-keeping and communication
● General knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, and general maintenance.

Physical Abilities:
● Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
● Standing, lift overhead, squatting and ability to crawl in small spaces. Occasional climbing ladders.
● Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold, also wet.
● Working around lubricants, solvents, batteries, cleaning fluids, paints etc
● Physical stamina and dexterity

Interpersonal Abilities:
● Interact with clients, coworkers, management, staff, and students in a courteous and professional manner, with particular attention to excellent customer service.
● Follow all DISL policies and procedures
● On-call maintenance for all facilities 24/7
● Must be able to work independently and without close supervision or with a team.
● Valid Driver’s License
● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
● Detailed oriented.
● Ability to plan, organize, and implement projects.
● Must possess good oral and written communication skills
● Ability to troubleshoot problems.
● Ability to meet deadlines with limited oversight
● Demonstrate personal integrity and trustworthiness
● Manage stressful situations and change priorities effectively
● Regular and predictable attendance is required

Job Contact:

Submit CV or resume to jobs@disl.edu.