ELECTRICIAN SERIES

 

 

                                                                                 Occ.     Work   Prob.      Last        Effective

Code No.         Class Title                                       Area    Area    Period    Action    Date                

1262                 Electrician                                          14         023       6 mo.       Revised   June 15, 2006

1263                 Electrician Sub-Foreman                     14         023       6 mo.       Revised   June 15, 2006

1264                 Electrician Foreman                            14         023       6 mo.       Revised   June 15, 2006

1265                 Electrician General Foreman               14         023       6 mo.       Revised   June 15, 2006

 

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Series Narrative

Employees in this series perform and/or supervise work requiring skill in the trade of electrician.

 

DESCRIPTIONS OF LEVELS OF WORK

 

Level I:  Electrician                                                                                             1262

Employees in this class perform work requiring skill in the trade of electrician. 

 

An Electrician typically –

 

1.      installs and maintains electrical systems that operate on alternating or direct current circuits, generators, transformers, and appliances through panels, switches, meters, and circuit breakers

 

2.      repairs motors and other electrical/electronic controls

 

3.      repairs and maintains electrical switchboards, panels, street lights, household appliances, air conditioners, furnaces, public address systems, and other apparatus utilizing electricity or its effects 

 

4.      installs, repairs, and maintains electrical, electronic, and direct digital control systems, fire and security alarm systems, and associated electrical, electronic, and fiber optic equipment

 

5.      performs record keeping for systems installed or maintained

 

6.      operates equipment used for electrical construction work, maintenance work, or electrical repair work

 

7.      may act as lead worker to other electricians, laborers, and others as assigned

 

8.      performs other related duties as assigned 

 

 

Level II:  Electrician Sub-Foreman                                                                    1263

Employees in this class assist in and are responsible for the work of Electricians and other assigned personnel.

 

An Electrician Sub-Foreman typically –

 

1.      performs all duties peculiar to and normally required in the lower level of the electrician series following recognized procedures and techniques for such work

 

2.      assists in the assignment and direction of work, verifies and approves material requisitions of employees being supervised, approves time cards, etc.

 

3.      acts for the foreman during absences

 

4.      performs other related duties as assigned

 

 

Level III:  Electrician Foreman                                                                         1264

Employees at this level supervise and are immediately responsible for the work of Electricians and other assigned personnel.

 

An Electrician Foreman typically –

 

1.      performs all duties peculiar to and normally required in the lower levels of the electrician series, following recognized procedures and techniques for such work

 

2.     supervises and trains staff,

 

             a.    establishing work priorities

 

             b.    scheduling and assigning work and verifying/approving material requisitioned

 

             c.    planning and conducting training programs for assigned employees or staff

 

             d.    evaluating employee’s performance; counseling or assisting employees

 

             e.    advising on selection and termination of employees

 

3.      acts as custodian of tools, equipment, and material used on the job

 

4.      performs other related duties as assigned

 

 

Level IV:  Electrician General Foreman                                                            1265

Employees at this level are responsible for general supervision of personnel performing electrical or electronic work.

 

An Electrician General Foreman typically –

 

1.      performs all duties peculiar to and normally required in the lower levels of the electrician series following recognized procedures and techniques for such work

 

2.      plans and organizes electrical and related work performed by Electricians and other assigned personnel; exercises control of time spent on jobs

 

3.      directs, coordinates, and supervises either directly or through intermediate supervisor, electrical, electronic, and related work performed by Electricians, other assigned personnel, other related classes, outside vendors, and contractors

 

4.      is familiar with and directs work required in compliance with prevailing codes and with current procedures and techniques in electrical construction and maintenance

 

5.      responsible for tools, equipment, and materials on jobs; materials ordered and/or consumed, and the timely receipt of materials; estimates costs and maintains records of such

 

6.      performs other related duties as assigned

 

MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY INTO:

 

Level I:  Electrician                                                                                             1262

 

CREDENTIALS TO BE VERIFIED BY PLACEMENT OFFICER

 

1.      High school graduation or equivalent.

 

2.      Experience sufficient to qualify as a journeyman Electrician, with a minimum of five years of actual work in the trade, including apprenticeship or vocational training.  The trade for this purpose shall include work normally performed by Electricians i.e. installing, maintaining, and/or repairing electrical systems, generators, transformers, motors and other electrical/electronic controls, electrical switchboard and other apparatus utilizing electricity, electrical, electronic and direct digital control systems, fire and alarm systems, and associated electrical, electronic, and fiber optic equipment.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO UNDERTAKE JOB

 

1.      Skill in the use of tools and equipment.     

 

 

Level II:  Electrician Sub-Foreman                                                                    1263

 

CREDENTIALS TO BE VERIFIED BY PLACEMENT OFFICER

 

1.      High school graduation or equivalent.

 

2.      Experience sufficient to qualify as a journeyman electrician, with a minimum of seven years of actual work at the trade, including apprenticeship or vocational training.  The trade for this purpose shall include work normally performed by Electricians i.e. installing, maintaining, and/or repairing electrical systems, generators, transformers, motors and other electrical/electronic controls, electrical switchboard and other apparatus utilizing electricity, electrical, electronic and direct digital control systems, fire and alarm systems, and associated electrical, electronic and fiber optic equipment.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO UNDERTAKE JOB

 

1.      Skill in the use of tools and equipment.   

 

2.      Supervisory ability.

 

3.      Clerical ability.

 

 

Level III:  Electrician Foreman                                                                          1264

 

CREDENTIALS TO BE VERIFIED BY PLACEMENT OFFICER

 

1.      High school graduation or equivalent.

 

2.      Experience sufficient to qualify as a journeyman electrician, with a minimum of nine years of actual work at the trade, including apprenticeship or vocational training.  The trade for this purpose shall include work normally performed by Electricians i.e. installing, maintaining, and/or repairing electrical systems, generators, transformers, motors and other electrical/electronic controls, electrical switchboard and other apparatus utilizing electricity, electrical, electronic and direct digital control systems, fire and alarm systems, and associated electrical, electronic and fiber optic equipment.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO UNDERTAKE JOB

 

1.      Skill in the use of tools and equipment.

 

2.      Supervisory ability.

 

3.      Clerical ability.

 

 

Level IV:  Electrician General Foreman                                                             1265

 

 CREDENTIALS TO BE VERIFIED BY PLACEMENT OFFICER

 

1.      High school graduation or equivalent.

 

2.      Experience sufficient to qualify as a journeyman electrician, with a minimum of nine years of actual work in the trade, including apprenticeship or vocational training with at least two years of direct supervisory work experience related to the trade.  The trade for this purpose shall include work normally performed by Electricians i.e. installing, maintaining, and/or repairing electrical systems, generators, transformers, motors and other electrical/electronic controls, electrical switchboard and other apparatus utilizing electricity, electrical, electronic and direct digital control systems, fire and alarm systems, and associated electrical, electronic and fiber optic equipment.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO UNDERTAKE JOB

 

1.      Ability to supervise assigned personnel effectively.