Department Description The Plant Operations & Maintenance (PO&M) Department is a 24 hour, seven day a week operation responsible for the operation, repair and maintenance of buildings, systems, and grounds at the UC Davis Health System that includes 148 acres and structures that total 4 million GMSF. Plant Operations & Maintenance is one of the largest operations and maintenance support providers to clinical, administrative, research, SOM and SON departments throughout the Health System. UC Davis Health System is one of several UC campuses that have their own cogeneration, central power plants. Cogeneration (Combined Heat and Power or CHP) is the simultaneous production of electricity and heat, both of which are used throughout the Medical Center Campus and is supported by Plant Operations & Maintenance 24x7x365. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 12/11/19Salary Range : $31.70 to $41.83Salary Frequency : HourlyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 100Shift Hour : SwingLocation : Plant Operation and Maintenance, 4800 2nd StreetCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : NoBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Electrician reports to the PO&M's Superintendent of the Electric Shop and is responsible for assisting in the year-round operation, maintenance and repair of all electrical related equipment and systems required for the continuous and un-interrupted operation of hospital and campus utility systems. This includes but is not limited to normal and emergency electrical distribution, generation, normal and emergency lighting systems, mechanical systems, fire alarm, and nurse call systems at UCDH.
Current Journeyman Electrician Certification or Journey level experience and knowledge in the Electrical trade and related practices, tools and equipment.
Skills to fabricate, maintain service, repair, replace, install and/or alter electrical systems and components and other systems related to craft function.
Skills to inspect and perform preventive maintenance program on electrical systems and components related to craft functions.
Skills to understand and interpret technical and mechanical specifications/data of blueprints, drawings, detailed plans and instructions.
Interpersonal, oral and written communication skills to interact and covey information/instructions to diverse groups of individuals.
Knowledge of job safety principles and practices required by state and federal mandates (examples: National Electric Code, NFPA (70E), Electrical Safety Orders of the Division of Industrial Safety, California Code of Regulations)
Computer skills to manage work assignments; plan, track, manage costs and schedules.
Must have the administrative ability to keep accurate record accounts of labor time and material costs.
Ability to learn and observe the safety policies and guidelines set up by the department.
Identify self and unit when answering/using the phone; deliver messages, and/or refer phone calls to appropriate person; forward all information as required. Handle telephone information requests with courtesy, accuracy and respect for patient confidentiality.
Ability to twist and turn upper body in equipment operations.
Must have a good body mobility for stooping, pushing, carrying and reaching.
Incumbent must have physical stamina to work in inclement weather (hot/cold), confined spaces, from ladders, scaffolds, roofs, etc.
Must be able to see well enough to read written work instructions, technical manuals, drawings, sketches, etc.
Must speak well enough to communicate with co-workers, peers, customers and managers.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
Must be able to climb a vertical ladder to the height of approximately 50 feet.
Must be able to work scheduled/unscheduled overtime, rotating shifts and available during off duty periods by telephone.
Required to participate in UCDMC surveillance and physical examinations, i.e., TB testing, audiograms, etc.
This position does not permit smoking inside University buildings or vehicles.
Position will participate in the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Pull Notice System.
This position may be required to work a non-standard work schedule that may include nights, weekends.
Primary Shift: Swing, Tuesday - Saturday, 2:45 p.m. - 11:15 p.m., with the ability to work other shifts as required.
This position participates in a rotational weekend/Holiday On Call schedule.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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