Journeyman Electrician
at Air T, Inc.

Date Posted: 9/20/2017

Job Description

Journeyman Electrician Wanted
Are you looking for a career that uses your full potential? Join the Global team and “Raise the Bar” on your career. Use your knowledge and unique skill set to provide high quality maintenance and repairs on a variety of Stationary Equipment.
Good Employees are at the heart of our company. Our customers rely on us to keep their equipment in top working order and to get the most out of their assets. Because of that, we rely strongly on employees who display exemplary traits like: Integrity, Service, Leadership and Eagerness to Grow.
With over 300 mechanics serving 65 airports our success relies on us doing quality GSE, Fleet
and Facility Maintenance with a sense of “Aviation Industry Urgency” and to abide by our core values of:
People First – Quality Service – Integrity Always – Trust Earned.
Journeyman Electrician required to maintain Baggage Handling System and Passenger Boarding Bridges at MSP Airport.
Come help us “Raise the Bar” - Apply today!

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.
• Install and repair wiring, electrical fixtures, stationary and power equipment, components of machinery and equipment following electrical code, manuals, specifications, schematics, and blueprints.
• Install and repair control and distribution apparatus, including motors, relays, switches, thermostats, circuit-breaker panels, etc.
• Install and connect power supply wiring, cables, conduit, and electrical apparatus for machines and equipment in new and existing facilities following diagrams, schematics, or blueprints.
• Diagnose and resolve problems in electrical circuits, systems, and equipment using testing instruments and equipment.
• Test continuity of circuits to ensure compatibility and safety of components using testing instruments.
• Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and install electrical.
• Receive and complete work orders.
• Select material and hardware and make time and materials estimates.
• Maintain accurate records on material and labor used.
• Maintain inventory of district-owned tools, equipment, and materials.
• Inspect jobs upon completion and ensure areas are clean.
• Work with building principals and supervisors to complete projects.
• Detect needed repairs on buildings, grounds, and equipment following established inspection procedures.
• Respond to emergency calls as needed

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Education/Certification: Class A Journeyman Electrician, State of Minnesota (Licensed)
• Knowledge/Skills: Knowledge of electrical circuits and wiring and operating principles of motors Knowledge of local electrical codes Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and written reference material Ability to follow written and verbal instructions Ability to perform mathematical calculations Ability to diagnose and resolve problems Ability to use hand and power tools
• Five years of experience in the electrical field



CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check that includes employment verification, motor vehicle record (MVR), and school verification. All mechanics must have an MVR that is compliant with our company motor vehicle insurance.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Lifting ability up to 70 pounds.
• Ability to assume various lifting positions and static postures.
• Ability to kneel, stoop, sit, climb on and lay under GSE.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT
Depending on the task, you may be required to work indoors in a garage or outside on shop grounds or elsewhere on the field. Be prepared to work around jet fumes and other vehicle emissions. Work with cleaning solvents, paint thinners and other hazardous products in the course of a normal workday.

WORKING HOURS
Schedule to be determined; must be willing to work weekends, holidays and additional shifts as assigned.

REPORTS TO
Supervisor, or Manager.

BENEFITS
Our comprehensive list of benefits gives our employees and their families the flexibility they need.
• Medical Insurance with two plan options (Rx included)
• Flex Spending Plan and HSA
• Dental Insurance
• Vision Care
• Life/Supplemental Life (Employee, Spouse, Child) and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
• Disability Insurance (LTD Company Funded)
• 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match
• Wellness/Fitness Benefit
• Educational Benefits
• Wellness/Fitness Benefit, Smoking Cessation Program
• Vacation – Sick – Holiday (Two Floating) – Bereavement

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS FOR FT TECHNICIANS
• Tool Allowance – Bi-Weekly
• Safety Boot and Red Wing Discount Program - Yearly
• Prescription Safety Glasses Allowance – Yearly
• Free Uniforms
• Technical Training

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer through Affirmative Action. Women and Minorities Are Encouraged to Apply. We appreciate the values, leadership and unique skills service members bring to the workforce and encourage opportunities to hire Guardsmen, Reservists, and Veterans.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Global Aviation Services was established in 2007 to meet the growing demand for a GSE, Fleet, and Facilities Maintenance Service Provider who was committed to customer service performed with integrity.

Our leadership team grew up in the aviation industry. We understand, first hand, the challenges and importance of running and efficient GSE operation successfully. We founded our company on these principles:

Hire Great People - Through great people, we provide the best customer service we can as a GSE service provider.

Provide Exceptional Service at a Fair Price - We ensure exceptional service through Quality Assurance and Customer Feedback.

A Deep Commitment to Integrity - We have a deep commitment to integrity in all we do. Integrity with our customers, with our employees, and or vendors that ensure they continue working with Global without reservation

Today, we are one of the fastest growing maintenance service providers in North America. Our network of more than 180 technicians at 53 airports gives us a unique perspective of the current challenges that accompany serving the aviation industry.