The Walt Disney Company Electrician (2nd shift) in Bristol, Connecticut

Part of a team of electricians under the direction of a shift Supervisor utilizing an established work-order dispatch system. Responsible for maintaining all electrical equipment and related systems on a campus consisting of 1.4M Sq. Ft. including eighteen (18) buildings in two locations (Main Campus and North Campus).

Primary areas of attention are the technical facilities supporting “On-Air” operations including TV/Radio studios. Must have ability to work independently when needed, but should also have a proven track record of working well in a collaborative team environment. Ability to competently interface with external contractors, sub-contractors and consultants is necessary.

Responsibilities :

  • Install, repair and maintain all electrical equipment and systems for the Campus Broadcast Facilities, including emergency generators, dual-ended substations, and UPS systems, as well as, office buildings.

  • Work primarily indoors on main & branch circuit distribution, emergency power, UPS systems, motor controls, lighting, detection/monitoring equipment, and Fire Alarm systems.

  • Install power, data, voice and fiber optic cabling for office renovations and MAC (move, add, change) projects.

  • Maintain and operate a sophisticated electrical distribution system including diesel-driven emergency generators, paralleling switchgear, medium-voltage substations, main-tie-main distribution switchgear, redundant UPS systems, digital static transfer switches, and associated branch circuit distribution panels.

  • Perform Infrared Thermography testing and generate performance documentation reports.

  • Maintain updated electrical parts inventories.

  • First responder to general electrical and fire-alarm problems including equipment and distribution systems.

  • Assists in performing necessary commissioning, diagnostic, and maintenance procedures (such as field verification of system functions to ensure the proper operation of building automation systems).

  • Assists in editing computer programs for building-automation system points (such as determining conversion patterns, defining point acronyms, and/or soliciting alarm specifications from operating personnel).

  • Assists in the implementation of energy conservation measures by utilizing and/or modifying the existing building automation-system features.

  • Coordinates contractor's personnel when needed for additions and modifications of building automation systems.

  • Prepares drawings and diagrams of system additions or revisions after installation.Performs other related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 5 years of experience and a current state of CT—E2 Electrical License.

  • Experience with operating and maintaining all aspects of power distribution including Medium voltage distribution systems, 13.8 kV synchronizing switchgear, dual-ended substations and UPS systems is required.

  • A thorough understanding of emergency generators and Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPS) as related to high-reliability, mission-critical environment is required.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience working on fire alarm systems installations, or other low-voltage systems installations including structured cabling.

  • Qualified applicants will possess a working knowledge of physical plant safety programs and shall be able to demonstrate understanding of fire life safety procedures and requirements.

  • A thorough understanding of NFPA 70, 70E and 70B.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience in mission-critical power systems in a Broadcast environment.

  • Can troubleshoot and repair building-automation-system field cabinets, including communications equipment, printed circuit boards, power supplies, electrical/electronic controls, sensors, and transducers.

Required Education :

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Preferred Education :

  • Technical School certificate in a related field preferred

  • College degree in a related field is a plus

  • Industry accredited certificate in a related field is a plus

Additional Information :

Training for this position includes:

  • High Voltage Electrical Safety

  • First Aid/CPR/AED

  • Confined Space Entry

  • Fire Extinguisher Operation/Utilization

  • Spill Response Training

  • Flash Hazard Protection

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Job ID: 618506BR

Location: Bristol,Connecticut

Job Posting Company: Media Networks