Position acts on on-site maintenance coordinator for assigned areas, prioritizing and accomplishing or securing assistance for accomplishing a variety of maintenance conditions and problems.
Position serves as an electrician for Washington University School of Medicine. The position provides expertise in all areas of electrical maintenance, installations, repairs, troubleshooting and will be dedicated to learning all the main electrical distribution systems on campus.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Works with, maintain and install electrical circuits including tracing out circuits, working with breakers and electrical panels, bending and installing conduit, sizing wire, and adhering to the NEC.
Troubleshoots, diagnoses and repairs electric motors and motor control centers.
Installs, troubleshoots, diagnoses and repairs drives including ABB and Toshiba brands.
Installs and troubleshoots interior and exterior lighting, controls, and switches.
Assists in the cleaning and maintenance of building and campus electrical distribution systems, switchgear, and emergency power distribution systems including ATS and generators.Â Performs generator load bank testing.
Plans and completes the repairs/installation of electrical systems for short-range projects.
Interfaces with customers to schedule/coordinate any interruptions in service (utility outages).
Verifies proper facility conditions are restored after any work is completed.
Keeps Facilities Engineering supervisors aware of facility conditions, problems, and needs.
Actively promotes safety in their shop.
Attends construction meetings as needed and provides valuable input.
Maintains effective communication with other maintenance staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Works inside and outside, in dusty and dirty places such as pits and equipment spaces where temperatures may exceed 100 degrees and equipment may be oily and greasy.
Exposed to wet and cold conditions as well as noise and vibration from operation equipment.
Ability to work in morgues, gross anatomy and pathology laboratories where human or animal bodies or parts may be within view of the worker.
Employee may be required to work in vicinity of labs containing biohazardous radioactive substances.
High school diploma or equivalent high school certification with vocational training preferred. Equivalent of two to four years related experience in skill trade functions with demonstrated ability to perform varied maintenance tasks.
Must have good customer service skills and the ability to communicate with diverse groups of people.
Advancement from lower level position at Washington University. Individual must demonstrate the proficiency to perform the position being filled.
Valid Missouri Class E or Illinois Class D driverâ™s license.
$21.60 - $33.45 / HourlyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to our employees. Benefits eligibility is subject to employment status, full-time equivalent (FTE) workload, and weekly standard hours. Please visit our website at https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/ to view a summary of benefits.
Washington University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to an individualâ™s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability status, protected veteran status, national or ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation. Women, minorities, protected veterans and the disabled are strongly encouraged to apply.
Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment â“ fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.
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