1. Installs, maintains and repairs wiring for all electrical systems, including but not limited to power distribution, conduit, lighting, motor controls, and communication lines for new construction and renovation. 2. Corrects malfunctions in equipment and circuits using voltmeter, ammeter, ohmmeter, and circuit analyzers. 3. Assists in loading and unloading tools, materials, supplies, and equipment. 4. May involve analyzing, isolating and correcting malfunctions in equipment and circuits using voltmeters, ammeters, ohmmeters and circuit analyzers. 5. Operate, repair and install basic communications and specialty systems, such as vehicle parking control systems, emergency lighting, computer wire and fiber optics. 6. Cut, thread, bend, and install conduit; pull wire; and tie-in electrical panels. 7. Disassemble, clean, repair, and reassemble a variety of electrical equipment following established procedures. 8. Be knowledgeable and comply with all safety and electrical codes. Inspect assigned jobs for compliance to the National Electric Code and University standards. 9. Provide technical information, advice, operating instructions, and similar information to supporting skilled trade's employees. 10. Erect and work from ladders, scaffolding, boom trucks and similar devices. 11. Interpret blueprints, diagrams, sketches, circuit diagrams, and job specifications. 12. Recommend items needed for purchase. 13. Document job time and materials. 14. May assist other trades as necessary. 15. Perform related duties as assigned.
Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Experience: One (1) year of general or related experience.
Valid Driver's License.
An equivalent combination of related education and related experience may be considered for this position.
Experience in electrical practices.
Journeyman Electrician Certification may be required for some positions.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Duties and tasks are standardized. Performs some more advanced tasks as part of training and development. Resolves routine problems and refers more complex issues to higher levels.
Works under direct supervision and selects from a variety of established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.
Applies basic skills and learns advanced skills in procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment appropriate to area of specialization. Equivalent to an apprentice level in area of specialization.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort
Regularly involves lifting, bending or other physical exertion. Often exposed to one or more elements such as heat, cold, noise, dust, dirt, chemicals, etc.
Routine deadlines; usually sufficient lead time; variance in work volume seasonal and predictable; priorities can be anticipated; some interruptions are present; travel or other inconveniences have advance notice; involves occasional exposure to demands and pressures from persons other than immediate supervisor.
Job frequently requires standing, walking, reaching, climbing or balancing, talking, hearing, handling objects with hands, and lifting up to 50 pounds.
Job occasionally requires sitting, stooping/kneeling/crouching/crawling, and lifting more than 100 pounds.
Vision requirements: Ability to see information in print and/or electronically, ability to distinguish colors.
All interested Applicants must apply online at www.msujobs.edu and complete a Support Staff Application.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 500701
About Mississippi State University
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