Rockefeller University Electrical Helper in New York, New York
Job Title Electrical Helper
Laboratory / Department Plant Operations
Plant Operations offers comprehensive services at The Rockefeller University including a full range of building trades services which are responsible for routine maintenance and minor/major space alterations, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, grounds maintenance, locksmith, custodial, moving and setup services.
Under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, will perform repairs and maintenance including changing light bulbs, ballasts and retrofitting existing fixtures to LED. Utilizing operating manuals, manufacturers' specifications, or supervisors' instructions, the Electrical Helper will use hand tools, power tools, precision measuring, and testing devices. Will repair or replace parts such as defective bulbs, sockets, switches, fuses, and receptacles in buildings or exterior areas of the university. The Electrical Helper will assist tradespeople when directed and maintain time and material records. Will perform other duties as needed
High School diploma or equivalent required. Must have general operating, repair, and adjustment knowledge of mechanical equipment, knowledge of power tools, and clear oral and written communication skills.
Must be able to move, push, pull, or lift equipment, materials, and tools weighing more than 50 Ibs., climb extension ladders, work overhead, and balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and move within confined areas including crawl and attic spaces. Must be willing and able to work in all types of weather.
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans