Under general supervision to perform work requiring skills in the trade of electrician.
Perform all duties peculiar to, and normally required in the trade of electrician, following recognized procedures and techniques for such work.
Perform all electrical work, institutional and commercial, including layout and material requirements.
Install and repair motor controls, fire and other alarms, heating and refrigeration controls, lighting and similar building and campus components.
Troubleshoot motor controls, i.e. from schematics.
Trace underground breaks using approved equipment and make necessary repairs.
Analyze the extent of disruption of service, time repair element, necessity of outside assistance to restore service.
Test high tension switchgear, replace fuses, isolate one service or parallel the services and transfer.
Transfer high tension on the main switchgear by paralleling before transfer.
Install and maintain emergency generating equipment.
Install telephone equipment for moves and changes and repair telephone instruments.
Perform all classification related duties as assigned.
Successfully completed apprenticeship, four years experience as electrician.
Knowledge of the tools, methods and practices of the trade including blue print reading and schematics.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Familiar with National Electrical Code.
Familiar with OSHA requirements.
Additional Salary Information: This position will belong to the Service Employees International Union, Local No 32 BJ, Mid-Atlantic District of Philadelphia
About Saint Joseph's University
For over 160 years, Saint Joseph’s University has been engaging men and women in a rigorous Jesuit education that empowers them to become leaders in their industries and communities. An expansive liberal arts curriculum that serves as a foundation for all students, combined with programs tailored to meet the needs of complex and evolving fields prepare students for all of their post-graduate pursuits. As a Jesuit institution, guided by a faith that promotes justice, Saint Joseph’s University educates for a higher purpose; service is central to the Jesuit identity, and students are expected to improve the common good by utilizing their skills and knowledge to promote tolerance, compassion and social justice.