ABM Industries, Inc. - Wauwatosa, WI3.4


Job Overview:

The Facility Maintenance Electrical Technician role focuses on delivering a high level of customer service through the timely completion of work orders as assigned by the integrated Facilities Account Manager. The role entails, but is not limited to: basic electrical troubleshooting, bulb and lamp replacements, ballast replacements, preventative maintenance tasks, interfacing with sub-contractors and customers, and other entry to intermediate level electrical and maintenance tasks. SIGN ON BONUS - Details to follow on expectations.

Job Duties:

  • To install, inspect, repair, and maintain a variety of basic electrical systems and equipment.
  • Perform initial diagnostic assessment while meeting the requirements of applicable technical and safety standards.
  • Take ownership of daily lighting inspections, and change bulbs, lamps, and ballasts as necessary
  • Perform basic Audio Visual support such as filter cleaning, bulb changes, and troubleshooting
  • Maintain and test emergency lighting and backup batteries related to the fire alarm monitoring system
  • Assist the master electrician as directed on daily work orders, projects, and PM’s as directed
  • Utilize a variety of standard electrical measuring and diagnostic equipment
  • Understand and adhere to key safety programs such as LOTO and 70E
  • Perform electrical and general maintenance tasks to support special events
  • Assist other facility functional areas as necessary (general maintenance, HVAC, Plumbing)

Effectively manage subcontractors performing work as-needed

Work Environment

  • Mixed environment – General Office & Production
  • Maintenance shop
  • Mechanical rooms
  • Exterior/outside

Organizational Relationship

  • Reports to the Account Manager, but also takes direction from the Client Facilities Lead
  • Does not supervise any other employees

Minimum Requirements *

Essential Job Functions/Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Technical Degree and/or industry accreditations preferred
  • 2-5 years of general electrical maintenance experience
  • Skills in other general maintenance areas preferred, but not required (general carpentry, Plumbing, HVAC)
  • Advanced customer service skills
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • Strong problem solving skills and working knowledge of electrical systems
  • Previous experience managing workload in CMMS strongly preferred (Computerized Maintenance Management System)
  • Must be able to perform all the above listed job duties

ABM is an EOE (M/F/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation)

Job Type: Full-time


  • General Electrical Maintenance: 2 years (Required)
  • Managing workload in CMMS: 1 year (Preferred)
  • geneal carpentry, plumbing, HVAC: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)