Nov 10, 2019


  • UMBC Facilities Management
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

UMBC is searching for an energetic and hard working electrician to assist in the maintenance and repair of our 512 acre campus which includes over 4 million square feet of facility space. UMBC is, a vibrant 14,000-student suburban research university ranked one of the world's top universities by Times Higher Education, the selected candidate will join an innovative and diverse team working at an institution named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the best academic workplaces in the nation for the past nine years. For more information on UMBC visit:

The successful candidate will report to the Electric Shop Supervisor in Facilities Management and will perform electrical work at the journeyman level and will be responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing electrical service ranging from 120 volts to 13,200 volts.

UMBC offers a benefits package including generous leave, excellent health, life, and disability insurance, retirement plans, tuition remission, on-site preschool, and numerous professional development and wellness opportunities. To learn more about our benefits click here .

Department: Facilities Management/Electric Shop

Responsibilities: The incumbent will perform electrical work at the journeyman level. Responsible for installing, operating and maintaining electrical service ranging from the main distribution system at 13,200 volts down to all low voltage services and performing other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications: Requires a High School Diploma/GED and four years progressively responsible experience in the electrical trade, two years of which must have been in the installation, maintenance and repair of 13,200 volt service switch gear and feeder systems, controlling wiring, and motors and motor circuitry of 30 horsepower or more.

Journeyman certification required.

Valid non-commercial class "C" or equivalent driver's license required.

Preferred Qualifications: At least 3 years of experience working on 13,200 volt distribution systems preferred.

Closing Date: For best consideration submit applications by November 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Salary: Pay Range 13 (starting at $51,000) based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program.

Hours: Full-time

Type: Regular

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