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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 01/11/19

Applications Due02/08/19

Vacancy ID63286

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleTrades Supervisor (Electrician) - 12761

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade14

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $45018 to $54678 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Wadsworth Center, David Axelrod Institute

120 New Scotland Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications One year of experience as a skilled journey level electrician subsequent to the completion of apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.
Experience in troubleshooting, repair and preventative maintenance of high voltage equipment (transformers, switchboards, generators), card access systems, fire alarm systems, camera surveillance, VFD, PLC, DDC, UPS, Arc Flash Hazards and PPE systems. Knowledge of basic personal computer operations. Working knowledge of the National Electric Codes and Building Codes. Familiarity of laboratory systems and equipment.

Duties Description This position will function as a working supervisor responsible for coordinating the operation, maintenance, repair and maintenance of the electrical systems and various components at the Wadsworth Center/David Axelrod Institute and Griffin Laboratory. The incumbent will perform and supervise modifications to the electrical systems necessary to meet the changing needs of the laboratory; layout electrical requirements for rehab projects and calculate estimates for material and labor; prepare and submit purchase requests; perform and supervise emergency repairs; and maintain records for shop inventory. Responsibilities will also include set up, perform and monitor the preventive maintenance program and inventory of all electrical systems and equipment; provide training and instruction to all personnel in electrical safety and systems design as well as supervise electrical shop employees.

Additional Comments Permanent, non-competitive, fulltime. Possible overtime required. Valid driver’s license required. Since exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved with this position, candidates who accept appointment may be required to wear personal protective equipment, undergo pre-employment and/or periodic health evaluation, and receive specific immunizations. In addition, dependent upon the initial assignment or subsequent re-assignment, background checks may also be required.

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Name Human Resources Management Group, PM/SE/12761

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza,

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, PM/SE/12761, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by email to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with the Reference Code PM/SE/12761 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until February 8, 2019.

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