At the Allegheny County Airport Authority, it is our vision to reflect and serve the community, inspire the industry, and advance the region’s role as a world leader. We look for talented people who are uniquely qualified to serve our mission of becoming a global aviation leader, driving innovation, regional growth and prosperity.

At the ACAA we all have a role in the ambitious transformation of becoming a smarter airport that will enhance the passenger experience and deliver on our mission of being a global aviation leader.

Here is how the Electrician will help:

  • Plan new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials, provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous, and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electrical codes;
  • Prepare sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or follow diagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring;
  • Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and install electrical conduit;
  • Splice wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads, twisting or soldering wires together, and applying tape or terminal caps;
  • Connect wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment;
  • Install control and distribution apparatus such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels;
  • Connect power cables to electrical equipment, lighting equipment motors, and install grounding leads;
  • Test continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components with testing instruments such as ohmmeter, amp meter, and megger;
  • Observe functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement;
  • Repair faulty equipment or systems;
  • Re-lamp & repair of runway lighting fixtures and repair or replacement of wiring circuits;
  • Bucket truck work re-lamping and repairing pole lighting;
  • Work safely and abide by all ACAA safety guidelines;
  • Develop or participate in the job safety analysis procedures;
  • Trouble shoot and splice high voltage repairs and/or installations;
  • Adhere to ACAA guidelines set forth by the Dress Code and Personal Protective Equipment policy;
  • Employee is required to provide small hand tools necessary for the trade;
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned or required;

Our culture is innovative and customer centric. We are a learning and performance culture where how we accomplish our priorities is equally important as what we accomplish.


  • Considerable knowledge in the practices, methods, tools and materials of the Electrical trade.
  • Knowledge in occupational hazards and techniques of safety precautions and injury prevention programs.
  • Considerable ability to work according to standard practices, using the tools, materials and equipment of the trade.
  • Ability to use basic technology devises such as iPads and smart phones;
  • Ability to work well with others.

The minimum requirements needed to qualify for the Airline Services Technician-Engineer role are:

  • High School diploma or GED;
  • Five years’ experience as a journeyman electrician;
  • Completion of a recognized apprenticeship in the craft or equivalent training at an accredited trade or technical school, or military training, and
  • Current, valid Pennsylvania Class C driver’s license or ability to obtain the same.



Full time
Salary Range
$40,000.00 - 60,000.00
per Year
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Pittsburgh, PA 15231, US