Journeyman Electrician

Journeyman Electrician

Northern Light Health | Bangor, ME, 04402, US

Posted 25 days ago

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Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center

Department: Facilities Management

Position is located: Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center

Work Type: Full Time

40 hours per week

Work Schedule: 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM


The electrician position works under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor. Performs electrical troubleshooting. Performs corrective and preventative maintenance on HVAC, electrical, tube system, life safety equipment, and first pass troubleshooting on clinical equipment. Completes maintenance work orders in patient rooms and clinical areas with patients in the room. Will be required to function in the absence of supervision. Consist of three shifts; 1st (0700-1530), 2nd (1500-2300) and 3rd (2300-0700), responsible for providing coverage 7 days/week, 365 days.



• Strong communication skills

• Uses team approach when working with other Engineering staff to solve problems and assists all members in completing assigned tasks.

• Problem Solver

• Other duties as assigned


• Operate and maintain various electrical equipment and systems including power and lighting circuits, alarm system, TV systems, communication system, emergency generator and circuits, various medical equipment and motors and controls.

• Perform regular scheduled inspections of electrical systems and equipment to observe and report operating conditions.

• Perform scheduled preventive maintenance on electrical systems and equipment and document activities with appropriate records.

• Will supply electrical service and/or electrical apparatus to make a complete system installed in a neat manner and according to the latest national electrical code.

• Must be able to perform scheduled tasks on "off" shifts.

• Will take the extra initiative when performing assigned tasks to immediately report or correct a related task outside of the present task.

• Computer skills.


• Operate all shop power and hand tools, electrical meters, and testing equipment in a safe manner.

• Maintain all electrical shop work areas in a clean and safe manner.


• Attends all mandatory hospital and departmental education programs. Attends scheduled maintenance training programs

Competencies and skills:


* Behaves with Integrity and Builds Trust: Acts consistently in line with the core values, commitments and rules of conduct. Leads by example and tells the truth. Does what they say they will, when and how they say they will, or communicates an alternate plan.

* Cultivates Respect: Treats others fairly, embraces and values differences, and contributes to a culture of diversity, inclusion, empowerment and cooperation.

* Fosters Accountability: Creates and participates in a work environment where people hold themselves and others accountable for processes, results and behaviors. Takes appropriate ownership not only of successes but also mistakes and works to correct them in a timely manner. Demonstrates understanding that we all work as a team and the quality and timeliness of work impacts everyone involved.

* Practices Compassion: Exhibits genuine care for people and is available and ready to help; displays a deep awareness of and strong willingness to relieve the suffering of others.



* Journey Electrician



* High School Diploma/General Educational Development (GED)

Working conditions:


* Potential exposure to abusive and/or aggressive people.

* Work with computers, typing, reading or writing.

* Potential exposure to diseases or infections.

* Potential exposure to hazardous materials.

* Lifting, moving and loading 30 to 50 pounds.

* Potential exposure to noise levels being uncomfortable.

* Prolonged periods of sitting.

* Potential exposure to noxious odors.

* Prolonged periods of standing.

* Potential exposure to very hot or cold temperatures.

* Prolonged periods of walking.