at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, United States

Job Description


Posting Number S00889JP Department FM – Electrical Shop Job Summary

$1,000 Sign-On Bonus, $250 paid out at the first check, $250 paid out after 90 days, and the remaining $500 paid out after 6 months if eligibility requirements are met.

Under the supervision of the Electrical Supervisor, the Electrician is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining all College electrical systems and related equipment in conformance with applicable codes and regulations.

+ Hourly range for this position is expected to be: Minimum $26.00 – Maximum $28.00/ per hour

Education/Skills Requirements

+ Required: A high school diploma or GED equivalent and a Journeyman Electrician’s License.

+ A valid driver’s license and the ability to comply with the College’s Motor Vehicle Policy.

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

+ Required: A minimum of five years’ electrical maintenance and installation experience. Applicants must possess excellent customer service skills, familiarity with computers, and the knowledge and ability to manage programming and remote access interfaces with modern equipment.

+ Must be able to respond to 24-hour call-in emergencies.

Standard Work Days and Hours

+ 7:00 A.M. – 3:30 P.M., Monday – Friday. Nights and weekends as overtime as campus activities require.


About Bowdoin

Bowdoin embraces diversity in all forms, and the College is home to talented students, faculty and staff-with a variety of racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds; religious beliefs; and gender identities, among other factors.

We encourage applications from candidates committed to the support of an inclusive campus community and those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s multifaceted diversity. We value a community in which individuals of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed.

Founded in 1794, Bowdoin has maintained its commitment to the liberal arts for well over 200 years. Bowdoin’s reputation as a preeminent liberal arts college rests on the excellence of its faculty, students, and staff; intimate size; strong sense of community; and connections to the people, history, and natural beauty of Maine.

Bowdoin’s campus is situated in a beautiful natural setting. Located in Brunswick, Maine, a town of approximately 20,000, the College is a short drive from the Maine coast, twenty-five miles from Portland and 120 miles from Boston.

Shift Employment Category Full Time Year Round FTE 1.00 Benefits Eligible Yes Pay Type Hourly Background Check Package Requirements Support Staff + MVR Is driving a vehicle (e.g. Bowdoin vehicle or off road vehicle, rental car, personal car) an essential function of this job? Yes Is a pre-placement physical required for this position? Yes Posting Date 11/18/2022 Applications Accepted Until Open Until Filled No Type of Posting Internal/External Special Instructions to Applicants EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.

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Job Posting: JC229048624

Posted On: Nov 21, 2022

Updated On: Dec 02, 2022

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