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Trades Technician III – 00110

Trades Technician III – 00110 Open until filled

Hiring Range: $38,000-46,000 (Commensurate with qualifications and experience)

General Information: John Tyler Community College is a two-year public institution of higher education and one of the largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. With campuses in Chester and Midlothian in the metropolitan Richmond area and at off-campus classrooms throughout the area, John Tyler Community College provides quality educational opportunities that inspire student success and community vitality. The College’s vision is a success story for every student.

Responsibilities: Provide and maintain a safe, comfortable, and attractive campus environment that is conducive to teaching and learning. This position is responsible for serving as lead electrician for electrical projects and repairs at the Midlothian Campus and other locations as needed. Responsibilities include general electrical installation, repairs, and maintenance, performing required preventative maintenance, equipment inspections, and repairs, collaborating with Chester Campus counterparts, and communicating with management. Provides general maintenance duties to include, but not limited to carpentry, painting, mechanical repairs, moving furniture/equipment. Also, maintains adequate inventory of supplies & equipment, inspection reporting, and contract administration for services. Serves as essential personnel during inclement weather and/or College closures. Performs on-call responsibilities on a rotating basis. This is a full-time position.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent required. Technical training and significant work experience in the electrical trade. Electrical Journeyman level card is required. Experience/training in OSHA and other applicable safety and health policies/procedures. Excellent customer service and communication skills for interacting and collaborating with a diverse group of employees, subordinates, students, and visitors to college campus. Ability to follow oral and written instructions. Ability to take initiative and contribute to a high level of team performance and morale with little supervision. Must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs. Valid Virginia Driver’s license. Successful completion and passing of a background check.

*All full-time classified employees new to the Commonwealth of Virginia will serve a 12-month probationary period.

Application Instructions: Acceptable application packages are those submitted through the Commonwealth of Virginia career website located at REQUIRED: A fully completed state application. Applications which are not complete or state “see resume” will not be accepted. Applications submitted through other websites are not considered as applying to the position. Should you need assistance or have questions, please contact Cherie Watts at (804) 594-1417.

John Tyler Community College embraces a culture of diversity and inclusion that empowers anyone from anywhere to be successful in their academic and professional pursuits. We strive to provide an environment that is enriching to all by understanding and appreciating our dimensions of diversity, becoming global citizens, and welcoming new ways of engaging the unique contributions of all people.

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