Trades Technician III - Electrical

  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Jun 04, 2022
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $44,782.00 - $60,923.00 Annually USD

Job Description


This position plans, coordinates and manages a wide variety of Electrical repairs and minor and major electrical projects. Interested individuals should be highly motivated, customer service oriented, possess good communication skills, be safety minded and be able to work well within a demanding environment. Must be able to be on call 24/7 and available to work various shifts. Must be available for and report to work during a declared County emergency.

Hiring Range: $44,782 - $60,923 (Estimated Annual Salary)

APPLICATION PROCESS: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on an ongoing basis.

Duties and Responsibilities

This position plans, coordinates and manages a wide variety of Electrical repairs and minor and major renovation projects. Daily duties include organizing staff in the performance of routine maintenance, renovation projects and coordination of preventive maintenance on existing equipment. Develops novice staff by demonstration and working side by side on tasks. Ensure work is completed in accordance with the appropriate codes, manufacturer guidelines and acceptable industry practices. Perform quality assurance on contracted work. Schedule workload, order materials for jobs and perform repairs as needed in a trade's capacity. Assures carpentry work including locks, sheetrock repair, plaster and painting is completed as needed. Must be able to read blueprints and knowledgeable and up to date with all State and Local building codes. Must be able to master the department's work order system. Assures all work orders are properly documented with labor and materials and are completed in a timely manner. Coordinates with other Facilities shops and/or contractors to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner. Supervises all contracted maintenance work. Ability to work within the County's procurement procedures. Completes all administrative reports, payroll forms, etc. within established deadlines. Position subject to repetitive bending, kneeling, standing, climbing, prolonged sitting, and the capability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) technical school diploma or Associates Degree preferred, supplemented with seven (7) or more years of progressively responsible experience in the commercial building trade and a minimum of five (5) years in a building maintenance environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Work history related to duties and responsibilities as described. References are required. Must possess a valid SC driver's license and pass a criminal background check.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Interested individuals must possess basic administrative skills, proficient in Microsoft Office, and knowledge to navigate basic software programs. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate effectively within varying levels of management. Ability to provide feedback in both written and oral form. The selected individual may from time to time be involved in facility alterations, renovations and other maintenance duties as needed.Closing Date/Time:

Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)


Job Address

North Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map