*NOTE: Salaries for internal candidates are determined by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission's formula
This is a full-time, Classified, IFPTE position, and hours of work and days are determined by the supervisor. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. This is a 40 hour workweek position.
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY:
Mission: Ramapo College of New Jersey is New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement. The College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. Ramapo College emphasizes teaching and individual attention to all students. We promote diversity, inclusiveness, sustainability, student engagement, and community involvement.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, elementary education, nursing and social work. The College also offers articulated programs, including dental, optometry, chiropractic and health professions, as well as visual arts therapy and law, with colleges and institutions in New Jersey and New York.
Undergraduate students may choose to concentrate their studies in one of five schools with more than 539 course offerings and more than 36 academic programs. Ramapo College boasts an average student/faculty ratio of 18:1 and an average class size of 23; affording students the opportunity to develop close ties to the College’s exceptional faculty.
Under the direction of the Electrical Supervisor, does varied types of work involved in the installation, inspection, repair, servicing, and maintenance of electrical equipment, appliances, machinery, and circuits; does related work as required.
Inspects electrical wiring, fixtures, appliances, generators, pumps, power circuits, ascertains the nature of needed repairs and/or replacement; does whatever repair and installation work is necessary.
Installs, maintains, inspects, repairs, and services power and light feeders, generating and control equipment, relays, transformers, pumps, switches, outlets, signal systems, and other electrical wiring, cables, fixtures, and appliances of varied types.
Maintains in good working order electrical fixtures, appliances, and other equipment and replaces worn parts.
Uses various types of test equipment such as ammeters, voltmeters, and ohmmeters.
Makes emergency electrical repairs, trouble shoots malfunctions and breakdowns; inspects work in progress and completed work for defects, fire hazards or other unsafe conditions.
Is familiar with the use and nomenclature of various types of conduits and fittings, cables, insulators, and other equipment.
Works from electrical schematics and specifications in accordance with established procedures.
Requisitions, stores, safeguards, and properly uses electrical equipment, materials, and supplies.
Keeps records of equipment used, work done, and time spent.
Safeguards the confidentiality of college personnel records, files, fiscal data, correspondence and similar confidential materials.
May be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the college, office, or related units.
Three (3) years experience in work involving the installation, inspection, repair, servicing, and maintenance of electrical equipment, appliances, machinery, and circuits.
Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of the problems, equipment, and techniques involved in installing, inspecting, repairing, and maintaining cables, wiring, generators, pumps, NEC and OSHA codes, switchboards, and circuits.
Ability to read and interpret plans, specifications, and diagrams.
Ability to analyze problems involving electrical installation, inspection, maintenance, and repair work, and develop effective work methods.
Ability to install, inspect, repair, and maintain cables, wiring, generators, pumps, and other types of electrical equipment, appliances, fixture, machinery, and circuits under varying circumstances.
Ability to understand, remember, and carry out oral and written directions.
Ability to order, store, safeguard, and properly use equipment, materials and supplies.
Ability to observe the required safety precautions.
Ability to keep simple records of work done, materials used, and time spent.
Ability to learn & use various computer applications, electronic and manual recording & control systems.
Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position. American Sign Language or Braille may also be considered as acceptable forms of communication.
Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long as they can perform the essential functions of the job after reasonable accommodations is made to their know limitations. If the accommodation cannot be made because it would cause the employer undue hardship, such persons may not be eligible.
Ramapo College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Ramapo has a long history of advocating, advising, and supporting diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Examples can be found in its mission statement, values, strategic plan, degree and course offerings, community outreach programs, and numerous diversity-focused conferences, trainings, and programs. Ramapo’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is infused across all facets of the College; where the environment is welcoming, dedicated to social justice, respectful of freedom of expression, focused on educating and having an ongoing conversation regarding cultural competence and the benefits and importance of diversity.
Internal Number: 117585144
About Ramapo College
"Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. The College also offers six graduate programs as well as articulated programs with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New York Chiropractic College, New York University College of Dentistry, SUNY State College of Optometry and New York College of Podiatric Medicine."