Licensed Electrician
Job ID
Service line
GWS Segment
Role type
Somerville - Massachusetts - United States of America

JOB SUMMARY Operates, inspects, and maintains mechanical and electrical equipment in assigned facilities to achieve most efficient results. Assures that equipment is being maintained in a safe manner.  Minimizes down time through proactive performance testing and scheduled maintenance. 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Complies with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to building operations and work safety. 
Applies electrical code to troubleshoot and resolve basic electrical wiring / circuitry problems, install and repair electrical equipment and wiring, roughing in feeders, branch circuit cables and circuits, splice electric or communication cables/trunk lines, and trimming out (finishing) electrical devices. 
Inspects building systems including fire alarms, HVAC, and plumbing to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities. Uses electrical test equipment, gauges and other measuring devices to test electrical equipment. 
Installs Direct Digital Control (DDC) systems per manufacturer's instructions.  Performs device validation and system commissioning. 
Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance.  Completes maintenance and repair records as required. 
Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed. 
Reviews assigned work orders and historical maintenance records to develop proactive inspection, testing and preventive maintenance schedule. 
Maintains the building lighting system, including, element and ballast repairs or replacements and energy management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all systems in the most efficient and cost effective manner.  
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.  





To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus a minimum of seven years experience as a licensed electrician. Completion a formal apprenticeship program preferred.  Prior experience with DDC and EMS preferred. 


Valid driver's license may be required. Journeyman Electrician license required. Master Electrician license preferred as dictated by local electrical codes. 


Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information. 


Requires knowledge of financial terms and principles and to understand operating budgets.  Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and/or commissions. Conducts basic financial analysis


Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills. 


Uses personal computer and / or PDA for work order system, email, ESS and training. Basic skills with Microsoft Office Outlook. Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs / ladders and ability to lift / carry heavy loads of 50 lbs. or more. 


Decisions made with thorough knowledge of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor. 
SAFETY Responsible for personal safety and the safety of those who are affected by your work. This includes but is not limited to:  
1. Complete all required and assigned HSE training at a satisfactory level,

2. Follow all activity policies and procedures, including all HSE-related requirements at all times,
3. Participate in all HSE-related programs & activities as required, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc. 4. Report any conditions which you feel could result in an accident or injury and / or stop work