Department: FM&P Building Systems Maintenance-1004
Description of Work:
This position will perform Journeyman level and high voltage electrician work involved with the installation, maintenance, operation, and repair of the electrical substations, electrical distribution systems, and general low voltage utility controls under general supervision. Interpret and use schematics and blueprint drawings to complete the installation and troubleshooting of electrical conduit systems, wiring and device termination in a commercial construction setting. Coordinate work and schedules with team members and stakeholders. Confirm scope, schedule, and budget requirements on all work assignments and coordinate changes in a timely manner. Ensure compliance with regulations including all applicable Building, Electrical and Fire Codes as well as University and departmental standards and guidelines. Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times as determined by position and duties. Create and maintain a positive team atmosphere with effective interpersonal skills. Must be able to meet tight deadlines and handle potentially high-stress situations. Required to carry a personal cellphone for business use, be available after normal hours of operation, and reached by phone 24/7 to assist in campus emergencies. Must be available for regular rotations on the weekend and after-hours on-call schedule.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
High school diploma plus four years combined experience in industrial, commercial, and overhead/underground electrical distribution systems required; equivalent education/experience considered. Understanding of and willingness to comply with electrical and work safety procedures including National Electrical Code & OSHA standards.Ability to handle tools of the trade (amprobes, amp meters, recording devices, etc.) and ability to work in awkward positions of crouching or bending etc. for a period of time and to perform moderately heavy lifting. Must be able to read metering schematic, wiring, installation diagrams, etc.Ability to diagnose electrical trouble and then make repairs on equipment.Ability to perform new installations of high voltage equipment and electrical systems.Knowledge of construction including electrical systems and all codes and supporting systems that apply to each.Ability to be able to research, read, interpret, and work with project blueprints and specifications.Must have the ability to comprehend complex and technical information, have strong documentation skills, be well organized, and able to manage and make progress on multiple tasks at one time. Must have a valid driver's license and meet University driver eligibility requirements.State of Nebraska Journeyman Electrician License.
Completion of 2-year technical education on electrical, electronic, or HVAC/R. Associate's or equivalent education/experience. Training from an accredited institution or graduation from a federally certified apprenticeship program; completion of 80 hours of formal classroom training in high volume cable splicing and terminating, or approved training in industrial motors, motor controls, relaying, and electrical motor theory. Experience with NEC (National Electric Code). Experience using AutoCAD. Demonstrate knowledge of high voltage electrical theory and practices sufficiently to plan work independently on power distribution equipment. Good working computer knowledge using Microsoft products and email. Certification from a Cable Splicing & Terminating School and/or 2 years experience in cable splicing and terminations of medium voltage cable.Master Electrician License.
Posted Salary: Salary commensurate with experience
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.