Electrician

Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus, OH
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Electrician
Summary
Installs and repairs electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment.

Distributes and picks-up power drops as needed.
 
Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment.
 
Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables.
 
Tests malfunctioning machinery and discusses malfunction with Electrician Supervisor or other maintenance workers to diagnose malfunction.
 
Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices.
 
Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.
Replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors.
 
Plans layout of high and low voltage wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings.
 
Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.
 
Acts as electrician for all special events and CBJ games.
 
Learn and maintain building lighting control systems.
 
Knowledgeable in arena sound system, fire panel and overall building management system (Metaysis)
 
Competencies To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
 
Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments.

Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone's efforts to succeed.

Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources; sets goals and objectives; organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; develops realistic action plans.

Managing People - Includes staff in planning, decision-making, facilitating and process improvement; takes responsibility for subordinates' activities; makes self-available to staff; solicits and applies customer feedback (internal and external); fosters quality focus in others; improves processes, products and services.

Use of Technology - Demonstrates required skills; adapts to new technologies; troubleshoots technological problems; uses technology to increase productivity; keeps technical skills up to date. 

Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.

Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

Qualifications
 
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
Education and/or Experience
 
High school diploma, GED or trade school degree required; or 3-5 years of related experience and/or training in electrical and HVAC; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
 
Event management experience a plus.
 
Journeyman Electrician is required. 
 
Computer Skills
 
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge in Microsoft Office Software. 
 
Physical Demands
 
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl to access electrical systems. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision for inspection of electrical systems and electrical repairs.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Are you authorized to work lawfully in the United States?

  3. Have you ever been convicted of a misdemeanor?

  4. Have you ever been convicted of a felony?

  5. Do you have 3-5 years of electrical or HVAC experience?