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Journeyman (Licensed) Electrician

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Job Details
Job Order Number
11081992
Company Name
Wichita State University*
Physical Address
1845 N Fairmount Ave
Wichita, KS 67260
Job Description

Posting Number 19-00049-USS Post

Position Title Journeyman (Licensed) Electrician

Position Number 999410

Full-Time/Part-Time? Full Time

Summary of Responsibilities:
•Maintain/repair/install electrical devices, components, equipment and systems, ensuring they are operating safely and in good working order.

Minimum Education:
•High school diploma or equivalent by hire date

Minimum Experience:
•Five years at the journeyman level in the electrical trade in a maintenance and/or construction environment

Knowledge, skills and abilities:
•Thorough knowledge of codes pertaining to maintenance and installation of electrical systems.
•Good oral and written communication skills.
•Ability to work with minimum of supervision.
•Ability to install new electrical work
•Ability to complete electrical maintenance and repair of wiring, devices, components and systems, including motors, relays, magnetic starters, transformers, etc.
•Ability to run electrical conduit for installation of new wiring, devices and equipment
•Ability to read and interpret electrical plans and specifications
•Ability to complete other electrical duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Required Licenses, Certificates & Registrations:
•Valid Kansas Driver’s License
•Journeyman License/Card

Additional Information:

All employees of Wichita State University are expected to support the WSU Vision, Mission and Values and foster an environment of diversity in culture, thought and experience.

Location: Wichita, KS – WSU Main Campus

Proposed Salary or Hourly Rate: Commensurate with experience

Eligible for Shift Differential? No

Benefits Eligible? Yes

Position Description Information:

Preferred Education
•NA

Preferred Experience
•NA

For what purpose, with whom and how frequently are contacts made with the public, other employees or officials?
•The majority of contacts are made with Facilities Services personnel for the purpose of exchanging work related information. Occasionally, contact with supervisors or University department heads and administrators are made during maintenance and repair of specialized equipment. The purpose of the contact is to plan, coordinate and advise on work efforts, interpret guidelines or instructions, elicit opinions or give guidance on the basis of facts to resolve common issues or problems when the information is not sensitive in nature or the individuals or groups are working toward mutual; goals.

Regular Hours of Work
7:45 AM to 4:30 PM Monday-Friday, also participates in after-hours stand-by call back program

Environmental Factors
•In the course of performing the tasks assigned to this position an incumbent is exposed to hazards that could result in serious injury if safety procedures are not followed. The employee is required to work under uncomfortable conditions at times. The work environment involves hazards, risks or discomforts typical of working with or around machinery with exposed moving parts, irritant chemicals, heavy equipment or abusive or hostile clientele. Exposure to disagreeable weather conditions and extreme levels of temperature, ventilation, lighting and sound are normal. Protective clothing or gear and specific safety standards or procedures may be required. Serious injury is possible.

List machines or equipment used regularly in the work of this position. Indicate the frequency which they are used.
•Hand & Power Tools-Daily
•State vehicles-Daily
•Trencher, Back hoe-As Needed
•Test Equipment, Scaffolding, Ladders-As Needed
*Arial Lift Platform-Occasionally


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