Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Senior Electrician/Maintenance Mechanic for Facilities Operations.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Works independently in a “zone”, or as the only Electrician/Maintenance Mechanic on a particular campus reporting directly to a second line supervisor, or guides and instructs a group of Electrician/Maintenance Mechanics in the performance of a wide range of electrical and mechanical duties required for all University facilities. Such duties may be based on work orders which provide little or no instruction or assistance.
Responsible for the estimation of work and procuring appropriate materials for him/herself or the group.
May guide and instruct craft trainees.
May perform any duties of the group.
May be assigned to perform general duties in other trade areas.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a high school/vocational school education or equivalent.
Must be a qualified journeyman electrician registered with the State of New Jersey or have completed an apprenticeship training program approved by the US Department of Labor that deals specifically with electrical work and is a minimum duration of three years.
Must be competent in performing complex and varied repair and maintenance of electrical equipment and circuitry including industrial power wiring and switch gear for 480 volt systems.
Must maintain journeyman certification while in job title.
A valid driver’s license with two years driving experience is necessary.
Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course.
May be required to obtain Commercial Driver’s License.
Requires good communication skills, the ability to and lift and carry up to 50 pounds, and the ability to read and comprehend technical manuals and blueprints.
Posting Number: 18ST3073
Location: Cook (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 75436
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.