This position functions as an Electrician in the Campus Maintenance Student Activities Center (SAC). Position is responsible for the operation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs of building electrical systems: low voltage main electrical switchboards and riser systems, building main breakers, ground fault systems, program automated building lighting systems and automated control systems, common use electrical switches, lights, outlets, and critical building electrical systems that include but are not limited to water boost and sewage lift system controllers.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some positions may require special licenses or certification. Optional Guidelines: experience in the trade(s) areas related to the area of assignment may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.
Ability to read and interpret construction blueprints and detailed job descriptions; create a materials take-off list and complete purchase requisitions for materials, tools and accessories. Requires application of planning and problem-solving skills, attention to detail, teamwork, good communication skills, and adherence to safety rules and requirements. Also requires the ability to serve as a mandatory employee and report to work in support of mandatory University operations, even when adverse weather or other emergency conditions require the University to close.
This position provides focused support for Bio-safety Level (BSL) 2+ and 3 labs, which requires baseline blood draw, a physical, inoculations, and an Environment, Health & Safety escort for entry into hot labs. Entry into hot labs requires wearing respiratory protection, annual medical certification, fit testing and training. Candidates must also have the knowledge, skills, and ability to provide oversight to other trades supporting these labs.
Experience in commercial/industrial electrical field with experience in installation or maintenance of various types of electrical systems. Ability to read and interpret complex electrical schematics and blueprints. Experience in NFPA70E requirements as well as the National Electrical Code.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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