Elevator Repair Apprentice - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

This apprenticeship position is entrance into a five-year voluntary program to become a state licensed Certified Elevator Technician through a Federal Bureau of Apprentice and Training approved program consisting of on-the-job learning and course instruction.

Required Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required and a minimum of two (2) years of electrical experience OR minimum of two (2) years of electronic/electrical experience OR minimum of one (1) year elevator experience.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Must also have a working knowledge of the use of multimeters and oscilloscopes. Must be able to be on call, be accessible by phone when on call and report to work within one hour of being called. Must have valid U.S. driver's license. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report as determined by the insurance carrier. Final candidate must submit to and successfully pass a post offer drug test.

Preferred Qualifications:

Electrical or electronic schools or training is preferred. Preferred experience includes troubleshooting and repairs on AC/DC motors and motor control circuits; relay and/or solid state/ microprocessor control circuits; hydraulic systems and valves; and mechanical systems in general. $22.96/hr

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Elevator Maintenance
  • Elevator Repair Apprentice
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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