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ELECTRICIAN with Washington Nationals in WASHINGTON, DC

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Facility Operations/Event Staff: Facility/Venue Management
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Summary:
Reporting to the Electrician, Team Lead, the Electrician is responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures in the Washington Nationals Ballpark Engineering Department. The position ensures that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service intercom systems or electrical control systems.

The Nationals are a military-friendly organization actively recruiting veterans and spouses

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of all the electrical systems and electrical equipment.
  • Ensure that all repair and or construction electrical work is completed in accordance with the relevant regulatory codes.
  • Determine the causes of any electrical failures and make the decision on how to repair the malfunction using the appropriate tools.
  • Determine and perform routine maintenance on specific electric equipment.
  • Responsible for conducting tests and inspections of equipment and services for the purpose of evaluating the electrical systems/ equipments performance.
  • Ensure all electrical work conducted with the facility is in compliance with the National Electric Code and comply with State and local building codes.
  • Inspect electrical equipment, and locate and correct problems before breakdowns occur.
  • Hook up temporary “event” service requirements ensuring compliance with regulatory codes.
  • Other duties as assigned..

Requirements:
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalent GED. Or equivalent military experience,
  • Four or more years of electrician experience or a combination of education/specialized training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities necessary to perform essential functions
Required:
  • Possession of a journeyman electrician’s license.
  • Understand the electrical systems throughout facility.
  • Required to read and understand building blueprints.
  • Basic knowledge of PC based computer applications.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, contractors, and facility users.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, days, evenings, overnight, weekends, holidays, extended workdays, and a number of consecutive days.
  • Ability and eagerness to work in team oriented maintenance department where daily work activities will include tasks both within and outside of specific trade disciplines.
  • Uphold Core Values: Excellence, Performance, and Accountability. These core values set the tone in everything we do, help us succeed on and off the field, make a difference in the community and provide the best guest experience in sports.  It is important that the person in the position commits themselves to these core values so that we can constantly move forward in the same direction – Together.

Physical/Environmental Requirements
Maintenance:
  • Worker will be subject to inside and outside environmental conditions, extreme heat, extreme cold, noise, hazards and atmospheric conditions (fumes, odor, dust, mists, gases or poor ventilation). This position may require walking long distances, climbing ladders, standing for long periods of time, and lifting objects up to 50 lbs.

Education
Preferred
  • High School or better

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