The Electrical Tech works at various BREC facilities and recreation sites, and is responsible for maintenance, installation and repair of all electrical service on the properties. Work is largely independent, subject to periodic supervision and inspection.
Essential Functions and Duties:
Maintaining, repairing, and upgrading electrical systems at existing BREC facilities as assigned.
Repair or replacement of all types of motors and pumps.
Repair of sports scoreboards.
Repair and installation of heating and air conditioning units, lighting, motors, pumps.
Purchase needed supplies and materials for jobs.
Proper recording of daily tasks and expenses.
Secondary Job Duties
Work with other staff in routine projects.
Keeping track of all assigned equipment and inventory.
Inspects facilities for needed maintenance or repairs as assigned.
Other duties as assigned.
Education Required: Vo-tech school diploma or associate degree.
Education Preferred: Completion of recognized apprenticeship program.
Area of Study Required: Electricity
License(s) Required: Valid LA driver's license.
Years Relevant Work Experience: 3 years' experience in repair & installation of electrical wiring, heating & HVAC units, lighting, motors and pumps. Years Relevant Work Experience Preferred: 10 or more years related experience.
Other Job Specifications:
Thorough knowledge of electrical repair and installation practices.
Working knowledge of current electrical codes and standards.
Knowledge of aerial lift equipment
Knowledge of pole climbing desirable
Considerable knowledge of occupational hazards & safe operation in the trade
Good communication/interpersonal skills
Must have a positive attitude with the willingness and desire to learn new skills
Skill in the use & operation of electrical tools & machines
Ability to adjust to changing work demands, procedures, technology, and/or priorities
Ability to climb heights up to 90' and to lift A/C units
Ability to work independently
Ability to read and write the English language
Ability to operate and transport mini-excavators, backhoes and other digging equipment.
Ability to read and write the English language and prepare reports
Ability to establish & maintain effective working relationships with others
BREC operates public park and recreation facilities and programs throughout East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA. This award-winning agency is a member of NRPA (The National Recreation and Park Association) and has been nationally accredited and recognized as one of America's premier recreation and park departments. BREC maintains 184 parks that feature a wide variety of quality facilities with family-oriented leisure activities for all ages and population groups.www.brec.org