Master Electrician
at Air T, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/20/2017

Job Description

Master 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.
Master 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.
• Installs and monitors performance of installed electrical equipment for hazards, adjustments, or replacement.
• Repairs, installs, replaces, and tests electrical circuits, equipment, and appliances using appropriate tools and testing instruments.
• Leads, guides, and/or trains other electricians in applicable procedures and techniques.
• Repairs and maintains motor control centers and programmable logic controls (1000 volt and below).
• Plans electrical secondary system additions or modifications.
• May perform work of lower level electricians.
• Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
• Reads, employs, and updates electrical panel schedules.
• Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Education/Certification: Class A Master 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
• Knowledge of secondary electrical systems including planning additions or modifications on secondary circuits.
• Ability to use appropriate tools and diagnostic equipment to repair, install, replace, and test 1000 volt and below electrical circuits, equipment and appliances.
• Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade.
• Ability to diagnose and repair electrical controls, industrial motor control centers, and programmable logic controllers for secondary systems 1000 volt and below.
• Ability to lead and train staff and/or apprentice.
• Ability to read commercial electrical blueprints
• Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.
• Ability to install and maintain motors, welding equipment, lighting fixtures, generators, circuit breakers, and transformers as appropriate to the position.
• Ability to isolate defects in wiring, switches, motors, and other electrical equipment.
• Seven 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.