SUMMARY : Under general to limited supervision, performs a variety of journey level electrician work in maintaining County facilities.
· Troubleshoots a variety of electrical equipment/system problems in order to identify the nature and extent of the maintenance/repair problem, identify the type of repair/preventive measure needed, identify potential safety issues, and/or find the A fault @ in the system.
· Obtains materials, supplies, and equipment needed to complete assigned electrical project/work order in order to ensure materials needed to complete the assigned work order/project correctly and in a timely manner are available.
· Estimates/determines materials, supplies, equipment, and time needed to complete assigned electrical work order/project in order to facilitate scheduling, identify approximate costs and staffing needs, identify type/amount of materials needed, and/or ensure materials, supplies, and equipment needed are available.
· Performs a variety of routine electrical maintenance/repairs in order to maintain facility/equipment in operating condition, ensure safe work environment, and/or ensure electrical service is not interrupted.
· Performs scheduled preventive maintenance on a variety of electrical equipment/services in order to identify potential problems, minimize need for emergency repairs, and/or maximize the useful life of the equipment.
· Interacts with the public and/or other staff in order to answer questions or identify their service needs.
· Performs related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE : (Applicants are expected to possess the required Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below prior to being hired for positions in this job title.)
· Knowledge of established safety procedures for performing a variety of skilled electrical construction, maintenance, and repair work.
· Knowledge of types of materials appropriate for use in a variety of skilled electrical construction, maintenance, and repair work.
· Knowledge of electric system troubleshooting procedures and techniques.
· Knowledge of electric circuit/load principles.
· Knowledge of the National Electric Code.
· Knowledge of tools and equipment used for a variety of skilled electrical work.
· Ability to read, understand, and follow blueprints/schematic drawings used for a variety of skilled electrical projects.
· Ability to troubleshoot a variety of electrical problems.
· Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
· Ability to determine the tools/equipment needed to complete the assigned project.
· Ability to operate tools/equipment used in completing a variety of skilled electrical projects.
· Ability to climb a ladder.
· Ability to bend, stoop, twist, and reach to complete a variety of work assignments.
· Ability to determine the type/amount of materials needed to complete the assigned project.
· Ability to analyze problems and identify possible solutions.
· Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and/or division.
· Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. without assistance.
· Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work activities.
· Ability to estimate the time needed to complete an assigned project.
· Ability to perform routine maintenance and repairs on tools/equipment used in completing a variety of skilled electrical projects.
· 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, color, religion, age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or political affiliation.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – NOT REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE BUT EXPECTED TO BE DEVELOPED ON THE JOB: (The following Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below, although considered to be necessary in order to perform the work of this job title, are not required at time of hire.)
· Knowledge of operating and maintenance procedures for a variety of generating equipment, motors, and related equipment.
· Knowledge of safety procedures for storing/disposing of a variety of hazardous materials.
· Ability to read, understand, and follow technical codes, guidelines, instructions associated with completing a variety of skilled electrical projects.
REQUIRED TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Successful completion of job related tests. Two (2) years experience in journey level construction and/or maintenance electrical work desired.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:
Must possess a valid Florida Drivers License.
Bargaining Unit: Blue Collar
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Code of Ethics Certification: No
Class Spec. Estab/Revised: E10/1976 R 4/2012