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Posting Number: CUPE-1356-8316
Position Title: Electrician, Evenings, Term Task
Department: Building and Fire Code Compliance, Campus Services and Business Operations
Affiliation: CUPE-1356
Salary: $34.24/hour
Duration: Term Task Full-Time
Hours: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Position Start Date: April 1, 2013   Position End Date: May 31, 2014
 
Purpose:
To provide professional Electrician Services to the York Community.
 
Knowledge:
Ability to read and understand blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams and instruction books. Demonstrated knowledge of the Ontario Fire Code, Electrical Code and Ontario Building Code.
 
Education:
Current Ontario Ministry of Skills and Development Certificate of Qualifications as an Electrician (construction and maintenance Class 309A). Canadian Fire Alarm Association Certificate is required or equivalent certification acceptable to the Ontario Fire Marshal. Must hold a valid Ontario drivers licence (Class ”G”).
 
Experience:
5 years’ recent related experience, including some construction and maintenance experience. Experience in fire systems including installation, testing, verification, trouble shooting, alteration and maintenance of fire alarm and protection equipment and building life safety systems.
 
Skills:
Ability to lift heavy equipment (e.g. motors) and climb ladders and scaffolding. Good manual dexterity.
 
Additional Notes :
APPLICANTS FOR THIS POSITION MUST SATISFACTORILY COMPLETE AN ASSESSMENT PERTAINING TO KNOWLEDGE IN ELECTRICAL AND FIRE ALARM PRACTICES. POSSIBILITY OF RENEWAL OF CONTRACT PENDING FUNDING. APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THEIR CURRENT ONTARIO MINISTRY OF SKILLS AND DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE OF QUALIFICATIONS AS AN ELECTRICIAN (CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE CLASS 309A) AND CANADIAN FIRE ALARM ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATE OR EQUIVALENT CERTIFICATION ACCEPTABLE TO THE ONTARIO FIRE MARSHAL WITH THEIR APPLICATION PACKAGE.
 
Cover Letter Required: Yes
 
Dates:
Internal Posting Date: March 8, 2013
Internal Application Deadline: April 15, 2013
 
Extended Posting Date: March 8, 2013
Extended Application Deadline: April 15, 2013
 
External Posting Date: March 8, 2013
External Application Deadline: April 15, 2013

Thank you for your interest in a career with York University. To apply, please ensure that:

Applications are to be submitted to: csbojobs@yorku.ca.

If you are unable to send applications by email, you may apply by fax to (416) 736-5381 OR drop off your application package at the ‘drop-off slot’ located outside of Room 1055 in the Physical Resources Building. For more information call (416) 736-5317.

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