Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
ELECTRICIAN , Facilities-Repair and Maintenance , to perform electrical work in all areas of the Institute. Will install, maintain, and repair building electrical distribution systems, building and outside lighting systems, variable frequency drives, building safety equipment, motor control centers (including fans, pumps, and motors), and other electrical-related systems; install and maintain fire alarm systems--which may include Simplex, Grinnell, Notifier, and/or other types of fire protection systems--once the necessary training has been provided by management; receive work order assignments, order materials, and complete tasks accurately with written comments provided on work orders upon completion; and perform all installation, maintenance, inspection, and testing in accordance with applicable standards and requirements of the Massachusetts' electrical code and/or established compliance requirements of the authority having jurisdiction.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : high school diploma or its equivalent; at least five years of work experience with a Massachusetts' journeyman's electrician license; ability to work from blueprints, specifications, wiring diagrams, schematics, and sketches; and ability to lift weights of up to 50 pounds. PREFERRED : vocational training and participation in an electrical apprenticeship program. Job #19751
WORKING CONDITIONS: ascending/descending stairs, traversing the campus, moving about the job site and machinery to access equipment, and/or remaining stationary for extended periods; working from ladders, scaffolds, and other above-ground locations such as roofs; wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) as required by the specific assignment; wearing MIT-provided ARC flash rated clothing; exposure to contains dust, odors, fumes, high levels of noise, and temperature extremes; working near steam and moving machinery and in tight areas and confined spaces such as manholes and crawl spaces; working with and around chemicals/solvents; working in research labs and animal facilities; and working outdoors in inclement weather.
SCHEDULE: Monday to Friday, 3:00 - 11:00 P.M.
Employees assigned to an irregular shift are considered essential personnel in accordance with the MIT policy on emergency closing or early release. During emergencies, these employees are excused from their regularly scheduled work only with the specific authorization of their supervisor, regardless of any public announcement that the Institute is closed. Other employees, who work a regular established work schedule, are not considered essential personnel but may be required to work other shifts on an as needed basis.
MIT will conduct a background check (including checking criminal records) for finalists. For current MIT SEIU members, this background check will be done for finalists who are bidding for a promotion or for a voluntary transfer to another classification or seniority unit.
Internal Number: 19751
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