DATE: September 4, 2019

TITLE: Maintenance Mechanic IV / Electrician

CAMPUS: Ammerman Campus in Selden

START DATE: Immediately


RANK: Civil Service


Supervisor Responsibilities

Perform skilled work at the craftsmen level in Electrical trade and acts as a lead worker of craftsman-level workers and or subordinate maintenance workers; performs related work as required. Monitors the work performed by maintenance Mechanics I, II, III; instructs staff in methods and procedures; estimates materials and methods for each project and consults with supervisory and management level superiors in planning, executing and close out of individual or staff projects. May lead the work of tradespersons for compliance to specifications and standards. Leads the work of subordinate employees in an effective and efficient manner with a collaborative approach to maintain a positive staff atmosphere. Supervision is received from the administrative supervisor through conferences, internal audits of completed work, and review of competencies of staff operation. Coordinated with other trades. Provide assistance for inspections, vendors, contractors, and other external services.

Electrical Responsibilities

Responsible for installing and repairing complex electrical control, wiring, and lighting systems working from a technical blueprint. Experience in the field working on simple and complex electrical systems. Installing and maintaining motor control systems. Install, maintain and repair electrical control, wiring, and lighting systems. Read technical diagrams and blueprints. Perform general electrical maintenance. Inspect transformers and circuit breakers and other electrical components. Troubleshoot electrical issues using appropriate testing devices. Repair and replace equipment, electrical wiring, or fixtures. Follow National Electrical Code state and local building regulations. Circuit breaker corrective maintenance. Good knowledge of heating and air conditioning systems. Good knowledge of various test equipment. Deep electrical system, power generation, blueprints and maintenance and repair knowledge. Experience in renewable energy field.

Record Keeping Responsibilities

Maintain daily log book and building that records daily activities for historical information to provide reference to future projects and maintenance. Maintain equipment manuals for all electrical equipment required for reference. Provide work control information to Management to record status of work orders.

Health and Safety Responsibilities

Maintain a safe environment in the field and in the shop. Report all safety issues to Director of Plant Operations. Make sure Personal Protection Equipment used when require and is maintained properly.









            (a) Four (4) years of experience in a major craft area to which the incumbent will be assigned plus either two (2) years of experience in the supervision of maintenance activities or an additional two (2) years of experience in any major craft area.


            NOTE: Completion of vocational education courses in a vocational school program or in an apprentice or training program in one of the craft areas may be substituted for experience up to a maximum of two (2) years.


            (b) One (1) year as a permanent Maintenance Mechanic III.           



Depending on the nature of the assignment, at the time of appointment and during employment in this title, candidates may be required to possess a valid New York State driver's license appropriate for the vehicle to be operated.




As per the Association of Municipal Employees contract, the starting annual salary is $42,126.

The New York State Retirement and Social Security Law requires retirees of a public pension plan within the State or City of New York to disclose prior public employment and pension plan history for the purpose of establishing a retiree’s eligibility for employment.


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The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the College's non-discrimination polices:

Civil Rights Compliance Officers
Christina Vargas
Chief Diversity Officer/Title IX Coordinator
Ammerman Campus, NFL Bldg., Suite 230
533 College Road, Selden, New York 11784-2899
(631) 451-4950


Dionne Walker-Belgrave
Affirmative Action Officer/Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Ammerman Campus, NFL Bldg., Suite 230
533 College Road, Selden, New York 11784-2899
(631) 451-4051

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Long Island (Suffolk)
New York State Office Building
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Hauppauge, NY 11788
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