Job Description

Extended Job Title
Tradesman / Electrical

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Safely performs journeyman level tasks in the fabrication, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of fixtures, equipment, structures, buildings, and built-in components for Texas Tech facilities. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Portfolio, Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
-Installs, Operates, and Repairs electrical equipment and systems of all types in accordance with the latest NEC guidelines.
-Performs preventative maintenance on all existing electrical systems and equipment.
-Keeps all work areas and related electrical equipment and/or tool rooms clean at all times.
-Takes scare of all tools belonging to the institution that are being used by the electrical department.
-Performs other similar and related duties as assigned that utilize the employee's education, experience and unique skill set.
-Performs regular electrical work after hours, weekends and holidays as deemed necessary by supervisor depending on workload and customer's needs.
-Provides quick and efficient response to work related emergencies during normal business hours, afterhours, weekends and holidays.
-May cover 24/7 shifts if required.
-Must have and maintain valid State of Texas drivers license and be listed as an approved driver as determined by Risk Management and Insurance carrier. Must be able to pass the employee criminal Background Check.

Ability to supervise task teams and monitor quality, team financial performance and team's time usage.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.  Basic knowledge and ability to install, operate, maintain and install building systems and associated equipment.  Skilled in the proper use of the tools equipment and devices used in construction and maintenance.  Knowledge of occupational and safety hazards of the trade, PPE and industry accepted practices to prevent accidents.  Able to work and respond on weekends, holidays and after hours.  Basic understanding of electrical systems/networks and able to troubleshoot them.


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
24/7 On-Call, Weekends, & Holidays

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Journeyman or Maintenance Electrician Certification

HSC - El Paso

Bldg Maint and Op Elp

Required Attachments

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Skilled Craft


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Proficiency in written and mathematical skills as may be reflected in the completion of high school or equivalent. Three years experience in designated trade or licensed journeyman.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Navy Enlisted Classification Code

Army Military Occupational Speciality Code
12W, 91C, 91E, 91J, 91L

Air Force Speciality Code
3E2X1, 3E3X1, 3E4X1

Marine Military Occupational Speciality Code
1169, 1300, 1316

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