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Electrician II

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Electrician II is required to perform rotational on-call duty with other Shop employees.

Posting Information

Posting Information

Posting Number 2017475
Posting/Functional Title Electrician II
University Pay Plan Title Electrician II
Location San Marcos
Department Facilities Operations
Recruitment Type Open to All
Job Type Full-Time
Monthly Salary $3,330 - $3,500
Job Category Non-Exempt
Required Qualifications: Applicants must specifically address how they meet these required qualifications to meet the requirements of the position.

- State of Texas Journeyman Electrician License
Knowledge of:
- National Electrical Code, construction standards, mechanical concepts, and applicable laws and codes; and
- Electrical systems and circuitry.
Skilled in:
- Using electricians’ equipment, tools, and measuring devices (e.g., multi-meters, conduit benders, scaffold, manlifts, and bucket trucks);
- Troubleshooting electrical equipment and diagnosing problems in circuitry;
- Using standard formulae, calculators, and a computer;
- Observing and interpreting operation of equipment (or lack of operation) and prioritizing equipment needing repair.
Ability to:
- Understand written job instructions, blueprints, schematics, policies, and technical manuals;
- Interpret charts, graphs, and specifications, and calculate voltage, resistance, amperage, and wattage;
- Work as a team member;
- Provide superior customer service and explain technical material to non-technically inclined persons.

Preferred Qualifications

- Previous employment experience in a government or university environment
- Possess computer skills, including proficiency with e-mail & use of portable electronic device/tablet
- Experience using SAP & AiM

Job Description

Responsible for performing journey-level electrical work including installation, maintenance, and repair of campus electrical systems and equipment.

Job Duties

- Analyze and repair or replace receptacles, circuit breakers, and wiring connections, and reset tripped circuit breakers.
- Perform interior and exterior lighting maintenance.
- Assist with the restoration of electricity to partial or entire building including the troubleshooting of electrical problems to repair or reset main and/or individual breakers.
- Perform preventive and emergency maintenance of chemical, biological and all other exhaust fans.
- Assist with the repair or replacement of door closures, locks, panic bars, dead bolts, and automatic handicapped door operators.
- Other related duties as assigned

Additional Information to Applicants

Electrician II is required to perform rotational on-call duty with other Shop employees.

Job Open Date 08/25/2017
Job Close Date<br><br>Job Close Date (Posting closes at midnight) 10/02/2017
Open Until Filled No
Normal Work Days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Normal Work Hours Start 7:30 a.m.
Normal Work Hours End 4:30 p.m.
Posting Notices Applicant must have a valid Texas Driver's License and be a driver in good standing with less than ten (10) points deducted for driving infractions as determined by the employer driving standards system., Applicant must pass the physical skills assessment relevant to the job posting title requirements., YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ELECTRONICALLY ATTACH A COVER LETTER.
Legal and Required Notices

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.


Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.


Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.


Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.


Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.

Applicant Document

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. DD 214/DD1300
  2. Licensure
  3. Certifications
  4. Letter of Recommendation #1
  5. Letter of Recommendation #2
  6. List of References

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have the ability to obtain a Texas driver's license within 90 days of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
    • No Response