This position will inspect, repair, maintain, modify, and fabricate mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, and electronic equipment, including electrical and electronic circuitry of passenger and freight elevator systems and powered lifts; performs safety tests in accordance with the State of Michigan regulations.
This position will engage in High Performance, leading edge practices, which are Innovative in their approach to increased Stewardship and Service Excellence.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Completion of a high school education or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience; five years experience in the elevator trade, or successful completion of an applicable trade specific Trades Helper program or completion of an approved apprenticeship program and demonstrated ability to independently perform the duties and responsibilities of the classification; five years of experience in commercial elevator installation, maintenance and trouble-shooting; demonstrated ability to perform work to accepted industry standards; demonstrated ability to exercise tact and discretion with customers and the public, including reasonable standards of personal appearance; possession of a valid State of Michigan Class A or B Elevator License; expert knowledge of methods, materials, tools, equipment, occupational hazards, and safety precautions of the trade; expert knowledge of applicable electrical codes, rules, and regulations (local, state, and federal); possession of a valid State of Michigan vehicle operator's license; must furnish own hand tools; frequent lifting over 75 pounds is required.
Experience with Motion Control Engineering; certification in IMC-AC, Power of I Control, PHC Hydraulic Controller, GAL Galaxy Controller, Smart Rise Engineering Controller, Hollister Whitney Machines, GAL Door Equipment; Certified Elevator Technician (CET); QEI certified, strong written and verbal communication/interpersonal skills; established problem solving skills; good customer relations/service skills; ability to work as an effective member of a team; ability to meet MSU standards for safe driving.
A creative and innovative lifelong learner with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population; able to problem solve within a collaborative team environment; ability to understand different perspectives while utilizing expert knowledge of the technical operations of the job.
Required Application Materials
NON-STANDARD/VARIABLE WORK HOURS: Monday through Friday 4:30 pm to 1:00 am and may require after-hours, weekend and holiday work.
Summary of Physical Demands
Carrying tools and materials to and from job site. Hauling tools and materials to and from job site. Installation of materials on job site.
Bidding eligibility ends on 6/5/2019 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 583401
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