Position Overview: The Facilities Department at Merrimack College invites applications for an Electrician position. The shift for this position is Monday and Tuesday, 3:30 pm – 12:00 am and Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 5:30 pm – 2:00 am.


  • Repairs and maintains electrical equipment, distribution system, controls and signal equipment.
  • Inspect the work site and determines material and tool requirements and method of repair.
  • Lays out work, assembles equipment and fabricated distribution rungs.
  • Transports tools, materials and equipment to the work site.
  • Installs new work and completes small remodeling work.
  • Inspects the work site and determines material, equipment and tool requirements and method to be used.
  • Plans, lay out, installs and assembles materials and fixtures as required by scope of work.
  • Repairs maintains and calibrates electrically operated controls and devices such as communication devices, signal devices, fire warning and security devices.
  • Performs related duties as required within classification specification.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Valid Journeyman Electricians License in Massachusetts.
  • 10 years minimum electrical apprenticeship or equipment training.
  • Ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions and schedule.
  • Knowledge of electrical principles and their application to the maintenance, repair and installation of electric distribution system, devices and electrical generation systems.
  • Knowledge of the application and use of testing equipment utilized in checking, testing and analyzing electrical systems such as volt-ammeters, voltage testers, phase and rotation testers millimeters, etc.
  • Knowledge of fabrication and installation of materials and equipment required by electrical distribution systems including special application such as High Hazard areas, Medical applications, etc.

Shift available: Monday and Tuesday, 3:30 pm – 12:00 am and Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 5:30 pm – 2:00 am

To Apply:  Please apply online with cover letter and resume. 

Thirty days after employment employees are required to become a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 633.  This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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