Electrical Maintenance Lead - Able to Obtain TS/SCI Clearance

St Louis, MO
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain TS
  • Req ID: 2024-3700


Job Summary:

This full-time position assists the Facility Operations Manager in the execution of electrical tasks related to the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of all facilities and other real property, utility plants and systems, and grounds at the End User’s campus site.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and understand building electrical and control drawings and manuals.

  • Troubleshoot power, lighting, BAS and communication circuits to isolate wiring or component faults.

  • Replacing faulty switches, sockets, plugs, fuses, insulators, and other simple elements of electrical systems fixtures and appliances.

  • As required, estimating materials needed and record time and materials expended on each work order.

  • Conducting routine building inspections to assess needs relating to electrical work and maintenance.

  • Coordinating with the Maintenance Supervisor, outside contractors and/or employees, estimators, suppliers, etc., and other trades to complete projects/work orders efficiently.

  • Supervises and directs work schedules for all (High and Low Voltage) shop personnel, including subcontractors.

  • Tracks work status, completion and coordinates pass down of work orders and preventative maintenance work.

  • Makes recommendations as to the hiring, promotion, disciplinary and termination of personnel.

  • Prepares and presents weekly/monthly Technical Progress Reports as required.

  • Inspects and diagnoses problems to determine corrective actions / repairs in all the trade levels.

  • Advises O & M Manager of major problems and recommend corrective action.

  • Conducts random inspections to review work while in progress.

  • Ensures procedures are being followed while making certain highest level of quality standards are met.

  • Reviews completed site work to verify compliance in accordance with applicable plans, procedures and all governing codes.

  • Maintains adequate levels of tools, equipment, and other maintenance supplies.

  • Processes departmental timesheets and submits them in a timely manner for review by the O&M Manager.

  • Responds to emergency site maintenance as required.

  • Confers with and advises other management personnel regarding maintenance projects and priorities.

  • Supports other department staff as needed or directed.

  • Keeps the O&M Manager appraised of unique situations and problems encountered.

  • Completes all PMs and repair projects on time and on budget.

  • Ability operate Government or AID-owned motor vehicles and/or other equipment.

  • Adheres to the established AID safety and personnel policies and standard operating procedures.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • US Citizen with ability to pass a thorough criminal, credit check and pre-employment Drug Screen.

  • Possess or able to obtain and maintain a Top-Secret security clearance with eligibility to access Sensitive Compartmented Information.

  • High school graduate or equivalent GED.

  • Five (5) years’ experience in facilities operations and maintenance.

  • Five (5) years’ experience in a leadership or supervisory capacity.

  • Knowledge of various electrical equipment including, but not limited to High Voltage Switchgear and Distribution Equipment, Generators, and Low Voltage Distribution Systems.

  • Experience with:

  • Preventative Maintenance on high voltage (HV) equipment.

  • Familiar with NETA testing requirements (0-34, 500V) HV distribution equipment.

  • Pad mounted and substation transformers and associated switchgear.

  • Extensive knowledge of hand and power tools.

  • Extensive knowledge of applicable codes and standards.

  • Computer knowledge, especially in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Mature judgment and ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional, courteous manner in diversified situations.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to pass background and drug screen. Ability to lift 25 pounds and team lift 50 pounds.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ten (10) years in management of operations and maintenance.

  • Five (5) years in a leadership, supervisory or management role.

  • Active State Master Electrician License.

  • Understanding of Government contracts, correspondence, reports and records.

  • Presentational skills and/or public speaking ability.