Texas Tech University Tradesman Electrician in Lubbock, Texas

Tradesman Electrician

Requisition ID 11181BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus HSC - Lubbock

Department Bldg Maint and Op Lbk

Position Description Safely performs journeyman level tasks in the fabrication, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of fixtures, equipment, structures, buildings, and built-in components for Texas Tech facilities. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Major/Essential Functions

  • Carries out oral and written instructions to perform related work asdirected or required by direct supervisor.

  • Performs any and all duties deemed necessary by any supervisory level PlantOperations personnel.

  • Performs on-call duties as an essential personnel of the institution and atthe direction of the institution.

  • Documents and records work accomplished, time expended, and parts used onappropriate forms and in theCMMSsystem.

  • Secures necessary supplies and materials from Business Services Stores asrequired for completion of work orders.

  • Operates State vehicles as necessary to pick up parts and perform other jobduties.

  • Initiates work orders through work control for any trade upon notice ofbuilding system deficiency. Submits to supervisor written detail ofdeficiency.

  • Performs PM, inspections, and repairs as required on electrical systems andequipment in assigned area.

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs 480, 277, 208, and 120 volt distributionsystems (emergency, switch gear, Buss duct, transformers, breakers).

  • Repairs andreplaces electrical appliances, bells, buzzers, motors, starters, cable system(computers, communications, audiovisual).

  • Troubleshoots electrical circuits forshorts, overloads, grounds, and opens. Installs conduit and other types ofraceways for electrical circuits and communication equipment.

  • Monitors CHACP2 emergency generator testing and verifies operation ofbuilding after testing is complete.

  • Unlicensed electricians will be actively enrolled as Electrical Apprenticewith theTDLR, and inform foreman of any change instatus.

  • Will drive state fleet vehicle, so must pass and maintain vehicle driving records check.

Occasional Duties

  • Performs other job related duties as deemed necessary and assigned by supervisors.

Required Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Three years experience in designated trade or licensed journeyman.

  • Valid Texas driver’s license to be able to operate the state vehicle asrequired. Must be willing to undergo Motor Vehicle Record check.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certification or apprentice / journeyman in specific trade.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Optional Attachments Professional/Personal Reference

Professional License/Certification

Recommendation/Referral

Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 12.27

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required Up to 25%

Shift Day

Schedule Details 8 to 5 - Monday thru Friday. On Call for Building Emergencies

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Skilled Craft

Removal Date 08/08/2018