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General Maintenance -Electrical & Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Technician Day Shift 8:00am-4:30 pm

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General Maintenance -Electrical & Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Technician Day Shift 8:00am-4:30 pm
Job Description

As a part of a diverse community of faculty and staff who represent many faith systems and worldviews, Marian University seeks a Electrical Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Technician to promote our Catholic Franciscan mission and identity. by providing exceptional service to students, faculty, and staff by acting as the primary point of contact for all communication for the Electrical Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Tech. Marian University has an outstanding opportunity for a qualified, highly energetic, and ambitious professional to serve as Electrical Indoor/Outdoor Lighting Technician.

General Statement of Job:
  • This position is responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing all electrical related facility services, branch circuits, electrical equipment and controls of varying design or complexity.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Actively engages the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values, honoring the legacy of the founding congregation, promoting unity in diversity, and integrating the Catholic Franciscan Intellectual traditions in courses, programs, and services.
  • Reads and interprets drawings, blueprints, schematics, and electrical code specifications to determine correct layout and troubleshoot industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Installs, examines, replaces, or repairs electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, Ethernet and coaxial cable assemblies, interior and exterior lighting fixtures, and other electrical components.
  • Audit all interior and exterior lighting throughout campus to ensure that proper lighting levels, and life safety requirement.
  • Tests electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
  • Maintains/monitors electrical stock and parts inventory at appropriate levels to ensure facility work production
  • Maintains, repairs, installs, and tests switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators, and reactors.
  • May install, maintain, and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.
  • Completes preventative maintenance as scheduled and keeps records.
  • Researches and specifies repair parts from manuals and computer sources.
  • Participates in continuous improvement efforts to optimize reliability and value.
  • Responds to any emergency repair/maintenance situation as required
  • Maintains critical inventory needed to keep operations running; maintains and accounts for tools used
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned, including general building maintenance duties
  • Responds to any emergency as required and is responsible for snow removal as assigned
  • Attend all department training sessions.
  • On call responsibilities may exist.
  • Employee MUST follow all University and departmental rules, regulations/policies, and procedures.
  • Employee must perform all duties and responsibilities in a safe manner
  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to manage competing priorities
  • Demonstrated accuracy, thoroughness and quality of work.
  • Highly motivated, self-directed work ethic
  • Ability to identify and problem solve in an effective manner
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with employees and leadership

Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
  • Must have the ability to read drawings and blueprints and interpret specifications.
  • Must have the ability to understand and apply industry standards for installation, repairs, and safety.
  • High school diploma or general education degree ( GED ); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Associate degree in construction, electrical, or electronics field required
  • Electrical vocational training/certificate required
  • 1-4 years’ experience and knowledge in repair and general maintenance.
  • Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Must be able to follow safety procedures and precautions due to physical risks
  • Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications require responses to the supplemental mission questions.
Preferred Qualifications

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:
Physical Demands

Physical Demands:
  • Walking, pulling, bending, lifting, pushing, stooping, ability to lift minimum of 25 pounds, but not more than 50 pounds, climbing stairs and ladders up to 6ft in height.
  • The role requires the ability to ascend to rooftops and move in tight spaces to perform and complete inspections. This position will utilize lifts, as well as ladders and stools.
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Special Instructions to Applicants

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How do you think Marian University’s mission, as well as the Catholic Franciscan identity, will support your work as a professor/administrator?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How will the work you do in your role at Marian University be different in light of the mission and identity of the University?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How will you promote the success of those from marginalized groups?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * In what ways will your work promote and support transformational leaders that are trustworthy, healthy, skilled and inquisitive?

    (Open Ended Question)

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Marian University

At Marian University, our vision is to provide an education distinguished in its ability to prepare transformative leaders for service to the world. Our mission is to be a great Catholic university dedicated to achieving excellence in learning, which is achieved through teaching, research, and scholarly activities in the Franciscan and liberal arts tradition. We welcome students of all faiths who seek an educational experience framed within the context of our Franciscan values of dignity of the individualpeace and justicereconciliation, and responsible stewardship. Our understanding of these values is informed by reflection on the life of Jesus Christ and prayer.

The institution grew out of the dedication and vision of Sister Theresa Hackelmeier and the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, who established a school in Oldenburg, Indiana, in 1851. The college was founded in Oldenburg in 1936 and moved to Indianapolis in 1937. On July 1, 2009, Marian College became Marian University.

Marian University is proud to be a higher education institution just ten minutes away from downtown Indianapolis. Here, you’ll not only get to benefit from the exceptional employment and internship opportunities the city has to offer but also its diverse culture and lively personality. From cool cultural districts with unique entertainment, shopping, and dining options to outdoor festivals, professional and amateur sports events, hiking and biking trails, and more, Marian University is conveniently located in the heart of it all. Whether it’s walking around Monument Circle, floating down the canal in a paddleboat, visiting the various historical sites and museums, or dining on Mass Ave, you’ll quickly find your favorite local hangouts and love this city just as much as we do.

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