Electrician - Athletics
Posted on: November 19, 2023
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Director Intercollegiate Athletics
Electrician - Athletics
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Limited Term Length
Auburn University Athletics is excited to begin the search for an
Electrician! This individual will provide basic level skills and
expertise regarding a wide array of building electrical systems and
their associated components to accomplish routine maintenance,
repair, and installation tasks.
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- Performs routine repairs on electrical system components. Tests
and checks electrical circuits, equipment, and appliances using
appropriate testing instruments. Replaces faulty switches, sockets,
wiring, and other common 120V electrical systems components such as
lighting fixtures, tubes, ballasts, receptacles, switches, circuit
breakers, and occupancy sensor relays.
- Performs the installation of basic electrical system
components, to include switches, outlets, lights, fans, appliances,
circuit breakers, and associated wiring.
- Assists in the execution of larger and more complex repair and
installation projects involving service panels, feeders, branch
circuits and specialized electrical systems such as lighting
controls, generators, emergency and standby power systems, fire
alarms, and motor controls.
- Ensures all work is performed in accordance with the National
- May be responsible for meeting and maintaining training and
certification requirements as outlined by the Auburn University
Facilities Management Policy: "Training, Education, and
Certification Requirements for Mechanical and Electrical Trades
- May be required to serve in an on-call status and remain
work-ready when scheduled for an on-call period or rotation.
Work-ready status requires an employee to return to the worksite
within forty-five minutes while being physically and mentally
unimpaired and fit for duty, able to safely perform all essential
job functions with no risk to self, coworkers, students, public, or
Level I- High school diploma plus two years of experience in
installation, maintenance, repair, and operation of a wide array of
common electrical system components.
Level II- Some college; Associate's degree or vocational in
Electrical Technology, Electrical Construction, Digital Electronics
or similar fields related to electrical systems plus 5 years of
experience in the installation, maintenance, repair, and operation
of a wide array of common electrical system components.
Substitutions allowed for Education:
When a candidate has the required experience, but lacks the
required education, they may normally apply additional relevant
experience toward the education requirement, at a rate of two years
relevant experience per year of required education.
Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications
Minimum Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of National Electric Code. Knowledge regarding the
installation, maintenance, repair, and proper operation of a wide
array of common electrical system components. Knowledge regarding
basic troubleshooting, assessment, and diagnostic techniques for
routine and non-routine building electric systems
- Ability to install/maintain switches, sockets, wiring, and
other common 120V electrical systems components such as lighting
fixtures, tubes, ballasts, receptacles, switches, circuit breakers,
occupancy sensor relays.
- Ability to bend and install 1/2" - 1" conduit in walls,
underground, and on hanging trapeze. Ability to pull, install, and
terminate branch circuit wiring.
- Complete understanding of basic electrical components, and
basic electrical tools. Ability to use electrical test equipment.
Basic understanding of electrical plans and specifications.
Minimum Technology Skills
Minimum License and Certifications
- Valid Driver's License
Level II- State of Alabama Electrician Journeyman's License. If
Journeyman's License is registered in another state, Alabama
license must be obtained in the first 6 months of employment.
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environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with
disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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