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Company: Delta College
Location: University Center, MI
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Government, Nonprofit, Education



  • Work day shift Monday through Friday for the purpose of maintaining the systems necessary to operate the facility for students, faculty and staff.
  • Plan work day, understand priorities and direct other electricians as assigned.
  • Request equipment and supplies for the purpose of maintaining inventory and ensuring availability of items required to complete the necessary installation and/or repairs.
  • Work with Delta College Planning Team to monitor the electrical work of outside contractors (e.g. electrical system upgrades/expansions, major remodels, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring projects and installation are completed within Delta specifications and applicable codes/standards.
  • Inspects electrical systems and their components to evaluate condition, identifying necessary repairs and recommend preventive maintenance.
  • Work on 480/277V and 208/120V distribution systems. Occasional transfer of primary power (8,320V) from one source to another with existing switchgear.
  • Recognize potential dangers of working with energized equipment or systems and selects proper PPE to safely perform task.
  • Troubleshoot complex problems and low voltage control systems. Analyzing blue prints, schematics and drawings of electrical systems to determine the most efficient repair and/or installation of new/upgraded systems or equipment.
  • Use department software to complete requisitions for material, compose email, schedule calendars, program equipment, maintain inventories, complete work orders and document activities.
  • Communicate with supervisor and/or other trades for the purpose of completing projects and work orders.
  • Installs electrical equipment and components while using appropriate power tools (e.g. indoor/outdoor lighting, low voltage controls, receptacles, switches, alarm systems, power distribution panels, conduit, scoreboards, parking lot gates, building controls, automation devices, etc.).
  • Maintain electrical equipment and tools to ensure safe operating condition of electrical devices.
  • Repair/replace electrical components or systems (e.g. motors, system controllers, transformers, door operators, lighting, clocks, kitchen equipment, etc.).
  • Occasionally required to work after hours or when the school is closed to monitor contract work, perform work in unoccupied spaces or to respond to emergency situations.
  • Maintain electrical shop, distribution rooms and areas including, cleaning, organizing and trash removal.
  • Work with limited supervision and recognizes some support resources from other areas within the department may be required.

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Journeyman Electrical License from the State of Michigan.
  • Minimum Ten (10) years' experience as an institutional, educational and/or industrial maintenance electrician
  • Ability to compile, maintain, and process the required logs and records for accurate material and labor reporting
  • Experience with low voltage communications, security systems, fire alarm systems and commercial controls
  • Know, understand and follow applicable local and state codes, rules and standards
  • Possess a valid Michigan driver's license and good driving record
  • Have a strong mathematical background
  • Able to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, schematic, specifications and instructional manuals
  • Able to work alone with minimal supervision or as member of a team
  • Experience with elevated work using powered lift, platforms, ladder and scaffolding.
  • Must be physically able to perform all duties within the classification
  • Must possess basic computer skills and have experience with Microsoft Office applications

  • Associates Degree with focus in the electrical field.
  • Master Electrician license from the State of Michigan.
  • Certification to operate lifts, boom truck and elevated platform.

Special Instructions

Complete an on-line application and attach a cover letter with position title, resume and copies of transcripts (official transcripts required upon hire) and/or certifications and licenses.Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcript 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Professional Certifications or Licensures
  5. Transcript 2

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