The Fire Department, City of New York (FDNY), seeks a full-time Electrician in the Bureau of Facilities/Electrical unit. Reporting directly to the Supervisor of Electricians, the successful candidate will: Install, repair, replace and maintain electric wiring systems and components, equipment and apparatus in or on buildings or structures in accordance with the New York City Electrical Code, pertinent plans, specifications and job orders. Install, repair, replace and maintains electric wiring and equipment, traffic signals and controllers. Install raceways and electrical conductors. Conduct tests on existing installations to determine faults and makes necessary repairs. Keep job and other records.
Minimum Qual Requirements
(1) Five years of full-time satisfactory experience as an electrician acquired within the last fifteen years; or
(2) At least three years of full-time satisfactory experience as an electrician acquired within the last fifteen years and sufficient satisfactory experience as an electrician’s helper or apprentice electrician or training in the electrical field acquired in an approved trade or technical school or vocational high school to make up the equivalent of the remaining experience. Six months of acceptable experience will be credited for each year of such helper experience, apprentice training or training in the electrical field.
Ability to read electrical drawings. Familiarity with NYC Electrical Codes.
For appointment to certain positions, candidates will be required to possess a Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the State of New York. This license must be maintained for the duration of employment.
For assignment as a special electrician, candidates must possess and maintain the license(s) and/or certificate(s) required to perform these duties.
NOTE: This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a Program. Please indicate in your cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program.
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New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.