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Maintenance Electrician, Journeyworker

Rochester, NY

Job Title: Electrician, Journeyman
Reports To: Utilities Services Supervisor (Buildings Supervisor)
Shift Assignment: Day Shift (M-F 06:00AM – 02:30PM) with after-hours requirements
FLSA: Hourly, Non-Exempt
Pay Band: Band 2

Summary: Install, troubleshoot, repair & maintain plant electrical distribution and load equipment – 24v to 480vAC systems installed across the RED-Rochester, LLC owned utility generation facilities located at Eastman Business Park.

Essential Duties:
► Maintain Clear and Consistent Communication relating to the current status, performance and needs of your assigned location with RED-Rochester team supervisor, maintenance planner and operations staff. Ensure all RED-Rochester customer communicated concerns are immediately communicated and appropriately responded to.
► Assists Maintenance Planner to develop standard preventive maintenance routines to ensure maximum equipment uptime and lifespan is attained for all responsible systems.
► Assists Maintenance Planner to develop corrective (repair) maintenance job plans as needed to ensure all equipment repairs are completed in a timely basis to maintain all system redundancies for optimum emergency performance.
► Coordinates with Maintenance Planner, all shutdown planning (routine & emergency) for the execution of maintenance activities to include Customer end-user notifications.
► Complete all planned maintenance routines for assigned locations, documenting all actions within the RED-Rochester work order management system (MAXIMO®).
► Complete all assigned corrective maintenance actions, documenting all actions within the RED-Rochester work order management system (MAXIMO®).
► Assist with any Plant Overhaul, Upgrade or Modernization Activities being completed within assigned locations.
► Supervise any outside Contractor executing work within your assigned work location to ensure compliance with RED-Rochester safety policies and that the RED-Rochester standards for workmanship are maintained.
► Work, as needed within the larger team structure for Red-Rochester major emergencies or catastrophic failures.
► General Plant Electrical Duties:
o Assemble, install, test, repair, replace and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures.
o Test and repair electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes.
o Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes
o Follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes
o Qualify and operate heavy-duty machinery and vehicles including, Boomlifts (Manlifts), scissors lifts, fork trucks and power-walkie trucks in conjunction with assigned duties.
o Work with High Voltage team and others as needed in support of RED-Rochester business needs.

Equipment Competencies, but not limited to:
► Low voltage systems but not limited to: 24v distributed utility control (Emersion-Ovation), HVAC energy management & control, Instrument signals, Fire Life Safety & Security Systems.
► 120, 208, 240v Building Envelope systems but not limited to: Distribution and Circuit Breaker Panels, Lighting fixtures, Emergency Lighting fixtures, motors, heaters, motor controllers.
► 480v electrical distribution, switch gear and load systems but not limited to: distribution and circuit breaker panels, motors, heaters, motor controllers, & VFDs.

Soft skills Competencies:
► Excellent and Clear Communication skills
► Demonstrated ability to work independently or within a team environment.
► Demonstrated Electrical aptitude and abilities
► Demonstrated Mechanical aptitude and abilities
► Demonstrated conceptual and practical trouble shooting skills
► Ability to follow procedures, work instructions and safety/environmental regulations
► General Knowledge and working understand of Computers utilizing generally understood business applications such as Microsoft Office ®, IBM Maximo ® or others.

Education and/or Experience:
► High school diploma/GED
► Armed Forces training, Documented Electrical Apprenticeship Training or Equivalent field experience required.
► Applicable Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required.

Qualifications or Licenses:
► Demonstrated Knowledge of the NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Work Place.
► Demonstrated Knowledge of the current National Electrical Code and UL Code.
► Must obtain required safety operator licenses, as needed for fork truck, man lift and scissor lift within 12 months (Employer Provided)
► Immediately obtain OSHA 10hr certification.
► Must obtain OSHA 30hr certification within 12 months.
► Must have an unencumbered valid NYS drivers’ license

Work Environment
► Industrial environment.
► Working outside in all weather conditions from street level to roof tops.
► Working inside in extreme conditions from building basements to rooftops and above.
► Possibility of temperatures ranging from extreme cold to over 100 degrees.
► Work will take place in chemical areas, noisy areas and areas that may be very dirty. Also will be operating heavy-duty machinery and vehicles including, Boomlifts (Manlifts), scissors lifts, fork trucks and power-walkie trucks.

Physical Demands
► Position requires strenuous effort, climbing, stair climbing, and crawling to accomplish equipment isolation and movement of material
► Lifting and carrying of a variety of equipment weighing up to 50 lbs is sometimes necessary along with moving refrigeration cylinders and chemical drums weighing more than 50 lbs
► Potential to enter manholes underground (Confined spaces) and the Utilities tunnels