SC Department of Public Safety Trades Specialist IV (Electrical Assistant) in Laurens County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

To perform and maintain as a specialist in appliances, TV's, generators, electrical circuitry and life safety applications.

  1. Services, repairs and performs preventive maintenance on appliances, installs and services TV's and all components, operates and performs preventive maintenance on generators, service and repair of Whitten Center's street lights, hangs Christmas lighting, trouble shoot two way radio issues, performs test and inspections of life safety applications, including smoke/heat detectors and fire alarm panels, emergency lighting, works out of bucket truck, in crawl spaces, attics, and off of ladders, service and repairs of retherm units.
  2. Uses voltage, ohm, amp and other electrical metering devices to check and troubleshoot.
  3. Keeps accurate and organized data for all life safety inspections, generators, parts check in and inventory.
  4. Performs other related duties. Minimum and Additional Requirements

Employee must have a high school education or equivalent. Experience in electrical circuitry, appliance repair, and life safety applications to include (fire alarms / sprinkler systems).

Employee should have the ability to read equipment schematics, repair and install appliances, repair and install lighting fixtures, install and connect televisions and components, operate generators, document and maintain accurate records and performs task alone.

Additional Comments

Please see our Agency Specific Application Procedures. You must complete all work history within the application form. An offer of employment in this position will be contingent upon the following: an acceptable review of your past employment history, personal references, other sources including, but not limited to, the criminal background check which will be conducted by SLED and/or the FBI; and receiving clearance from the DSS Child Registry that indicates no record of child abuse or neglect. Employment would also be contingent on your passing a preemployment drug test. DDSN reserves the right to rescind any employment offer in the event our review of your background develops information, including opinions of previous employer or colleagues that cause us to conclude, at our sole discretion, that you are not suited for the position.

Salary: $26,988.00 - $49,932.00 Annually

Location: Laurens County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 84471

Class Code: KC40

Position Number: 60009435

Normal Work Schedule: Other

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Monday- Friday (7:30am-4:00pm) - Share on call rotation for after hour emergencies.

Pay Band: Band 4

Opening Date: 12/06/2018

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: On-line applications required. You must include ALL current and previous work history and education. We emphasize that a resume will NOT be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications of the position; it will be passed over and not referred to hiring managers. Supplemental questions (if applicable) are considered part of your official application. You will be asked to provide a transcript if selected for a position requiring a degree. A background investigation will be conducted that may include, but not limited to, criminal records, driver's license and child abuse registry prior to an offer of employment. Additionally, a medical examination and drug testing may be required. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be notified of job filled status.

Agency: State of South Carolina DDSN-Whitten Regional Center

Address: 28373 Highway 76 East P. O. Box 239 Clinton, South Carolina, 29325

Phone: 864-833-2733