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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/01/19

Applications Due12/31/19

Vacancy ID64756

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleTrades Specialist (Electrician)

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade12

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $42631 to $52039 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Kings

Street Address 888 Fountain Avenue

City Brooklyn


Zip Code11239

Minimum Qualifications Non-competitive: successful completion of a NYS two-year Trades Specialist (Electrician) Traineeship or NYS two-year electrician training program; OR successful completion of any equivalent electrical two-year training or apprenticeship program;* OR four (4) years of full-time experience in the electrical trade under a skilled journey level electrician which would provide training equivalent to that given in an apprenticeship program. Apprenticeship training in the electrical trade or training gained by completion of technical courses in the electrical trade at a school, institute, or branch of the Armed Services may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

* Successful completion of the traineeship and the training program includes a total of 288 hours of trade-specific class room instruction, 45 hours of technical math course work, 45 hours of technical communications course work, and 15 hours of blueprint/schematic reading course work. Course work must be completed with an average of ?C? or better. Additionally, successful completion of the traineeship also includes 4,000 hours of on-the-job training.

Duties Description •Performs journeyman level electrical duties.
•Working knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in electrical trade.
•Repairs, maintains, and installs electrical systems and equipment including but not limited to fixtures, motors, load centers, relays, controls, circuitry, and related equipment in accordance with the National Electrical Code.
•Locates and determines electrical malfunctions using test instruments such as ammeter, volt meter and ohmmeter.
•Plans new or modifies installations consistent with specifications and national electrical code.
•Will be required to plan and lay out work, develop time and material lists for projects assigned.
•Will be required to read and interpret plans, codes, diagrams, architectural blueprints and specifications.
•Tests, adjusts, calibrates and maintains a wide variety of control equipment, including but not limited to building heating, air conditioning, and ventilating equipment controls for refrigeration; and for a wide variety of other equipment and systems.
•Performs maintenance, and preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment including but not limited to bathroom exhaust fans, clothes dryers, sump pumps and generators.
•Will be required to train and supervise others.
•Requires daily travel within the district.
•May require some travel within NY State to assist other districts with special projects.

Additional Comments •Working knowledge of safety standards and procedures.
•Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.
•Candidate will be trained in the operations and maintenance procedures as related to Asbestos Containing Materials.
•Basic computer skills preferred.
•Valid NYS Driver’s License.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Brooklyn DDSO

Telephone 718/643-6310

Fax 718/642-5290

Email Address


Street 888 Fountain Avenue

City Brooklyn

State NY

Zip Code 11239


Notes on ApplyingSubmit cover letter and résumé by December 31, 2019 Please reference the above vacancy # in all correspondence.

Brooklyn DDSO – Human Resources Office
888 Fountain Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11239
Fax: (718) 642- 5290

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