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Human Resources Division
115 South Andrews Avenue, Room 508
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301


Class Code:B7421

ELECTRICIAN I

NATURE OF WORK

This is skilled work in the maintenance, repair, and installation of electrical fixtures, equipment, and systems.

Work involves responsibility for servicing of lighting equipment, motorized electrical units, generators, transformers and related circuitry. Employees must apply electrical trade skills to a variety of installations, office equipment, and structural wiring. Assignments are often received in the form of wiring diagrams, blueprints or equipment service manuals. Supervision may be exercised over one or more maintenance workers. Work is reviewed by inspection during work process or upon completion of assignment for compliance with specifications and standards.

ILLUSTRATIVE TASKS

Installs branch circuits, lighting fixtures, sound systems, generators, motors and transformers.

Repairs relays, switches, control boxes and equipment such as fans, copying machines, switchboards, hand tools and communication equipment.

Replaces defective ballasts, circuit breakers, control transformers, receptacles and fuses.

May supervise helpers assigned to various jobs.

Performs related work as required.

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS

Knowledge of the standard methods, tools and materials used in the electrical trade.

Knowledge of construction, troubleshooting and maintenance electrical work.

Knowledge of the electrical codes.

Ability to learn to work from circuit diagrams, construction plans and equipment manuals.

Ability to apply all safety standards required in working with high voltage.

Skill in the operation of various tools used in the electrical trade.

Ability to serve the public and fellow employees with honesty and integrity in full accord with the letter and spirit of Broward County's Ethics and Conflict of Interest policies.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, elected and appointed officials and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religion, age, sex, disability or political affiliation.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING

Successful completion of job related tests.  Two (2) years experience as a skilled electrician desired. 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Bargaining Unit: Blue Collar
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Code of Ethics Certification: No
WClass Spec. Estab./Revised E10/76 R4/12

 


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