The University of Texas at El Paso Job Posting

This posting is Closed

Electrician III - Electrician III

Hiring department Facilities Services
Monthly salary $2,684 - $3,333
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-01-14-01-5211
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location El Paso
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Copies of any professional certifications Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information


Provides journeyman-level installation, maintenance, repair and service of electrical systems to the University. Serves as crew leader and manages the electricians as instructed by the supervisor.

Essential Functions

Leads and gives directions to skilled or unskilled workers and maintenance workers; supervises and coordinates activities of electricians in conjunction with and in the absence of the Supervisor and manages projects and work load assignments. Prepares and assigns work schedules, on-call rotations and work assignments for subordinates. Trains new and current employees engaged in maintenance and operation of electrical systems, and power distribution networks. Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and ensures appropriate performance of assigned duties. Runs conduit, pulls wire, installs circuits or electrically driven units. Installs, maintains, and repairs a wide variety of electrical motors, generators, fans, lamps and scientific laboratory equipment. Performs work as may relate to fiber optic, alarm and other electrical and electronic systems. Works with high voltage, up to 15,000 volts. Trouble shoots systems to determine root cause of the problem and necessary corrective measures. Implements plans from working drawings. Generates reports and assists in preparing estimates and special projects. Works various schedules and is required to carry a pager and be On-call. Frequently works without direct supervision. Knowledge of all Microsoft Office software and able to learn and use institutional software systems. Complies with all State and University policies.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school within area of assigned responsibility. Five years of experience, related to the statement of duties and responsibilities; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Occasional travel may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

None provided

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Will be required to wear Personal Protective Equipment to include: steel toe shoes, eye protection, and hardhat. Regularly lift 35 pounds.

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