Works as an electrician at Charlotte Douglas International Airport primarily performing high level work installing wiring, plugs, cabling, lights and switches; locating and repairing malfunctions in electrical circuits/equipment; inspecting, servicing, testing, performing PM’s and repairing systems. Performs other general maintenance work incidental to above duties, or necessary to keep buildings in working order, including basic HVAC and plumbing.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
1. Installation, preventive maintenance, and repair of electrical and mechanical systems.
2. Provide lead direction and training to other employees.
3. General building maintenance work incidental to above duties or necessary to keep buildings in working order.
4. Compile lists of equipment, tools and supplies needed.
5. Operate cars, vans, bucket trucks and other heavy equipment.
6. Knowledge of other airport systems including HVAC, plumbing, generators, data emergency systems, aircraft fueling systems and electrical vehicle chargers.
7. Subject to emergency call back for equipment repairs and inclement weather.
All applicants must successfully pass and maintain an active TSA Security Threat Assessment (STA) and Criminal History Records Check (CHRC). Certain convictions will disqualify individuals from unescorted access privileges and therefore be excluded from employment.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Thorough knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems including cabling and communications wiring.
• Ability to perform journey level work on electrical and mechanical systems.
• Read and write sufficiently to complete paperwork and read schematic designs and blueprints.
• Maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, contractors and tenants, representing the airport in a professional manner.
• Follow verbal and written instructions.
Preferred journey card, NC State Electrical license or approved apprentice program. Working knowledge of other building trades and general building maintenance