NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
As stewards of 14% of New York City’s land, NYC Parks builds and maintains clean, safe and accessible parks citywide and programs those sites with recreational, cultural and educational activities for people of all ages. Through this work, NYC Parks improves people’s lives, providing outlets for creative expression, opportunities for healthy recreation and exposure to the restorative beauty of the natural world. MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES• Under direction, work as an electrician on the installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems.• Install, repair, replace and maintain electrical wiring systems and components, equipment and apparatus in or on buildings or structures in accordance with the New York City Electrical Code, pertinent plans, specifications and job orders.• Conduct tests on existing installations to determine faults and make necessary repairs.• Using a handheld device, read and update work orders, maintain records of work completed and maintain a database of information for electrical systems worked on.• In the temporary absence of supervisor, may perform the duties of that position.• Supervise assigned personnel.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS1. Five years of full-time satisfactory experience as an electrician acquired within the last fifteen years; or2. At least three years of full-time satisfactory experience as an electrician acquired within the last fifteen years and sufficient satisfactory experience as an electrician’s helper or apprentice electrician or training in the electrical field acquired in an approved trade, technical or vocational high school to make up the equivalent of the remaining experience. Six months of acceptable experience will be credited for each year of such helper experience, apprentice training or training in the electrical field.
License RequirementFor appointment to certain positions, candidates will be required to possess a Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the State of New York. This license must be maintained for the duration of employment.
For assignment as a special electrician, candidates must possess and maintain the license(s) and/or certificate(s) required to perform these duties.
Residency in New York City, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Putnam or Westchester counties required for employees with over two years of city service. New York City residency required for all other candidates.
PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONSPreferred applicants have filed for the civil service examination Electrician (Exam No. 8013 or Promotional Exam No. 8513).
1. Ability to work flexible hours, nights and weekends as needed.2. Strong customer service, organizational and communication skills.
Salary: $101,782 plus excellent benefits
Apply by 02/09/2018
For external applicants, please apply through www.nyc.gov/careers1) Go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search2) Search for Job ID#: 320319
For details about NYC Parks: www.nyc.gov/parks
References will be required upon request.
To apply for this job please visit www.nyc.gov.