Electrical Technician to work on a full-time basis (40h/week). The position requires completion of secondary-level education, a good working knowledge (Level III) of written and spoken English and Finnish, proficiency in MS Office, and a local driver’s license. The work assignments will be directed by the Building Engineer or the Facility Manager.
Performs skilled maintenance and repair work throughout the Embassy compound buildings, grounds, warehouse, and residential owned/leased properties. Work assignments include hardware, associated peripherals, configuration, optimization, repair of electrical power distribution, voltage regulators, transformers, switchgear, automatic transfer switches, uninterruptible power supply systems and lighting systems.
Education: Completion of vocational training from an accredited institute recognized as producing journeyman level technicians with a concentration in electrical principles and application. Possession of a current SP-2 Electrical License to perform work in Finland is required.
Experience: A minimum of five years of broad experience in operations and maintenance of building electrical power and lighting systems and associated equipment. A minimum of three years of experience must be as an Electrical Technician working with large, modern, commercial or Government office building in operations and maintenance.
Skills: Skill in diagnosing and repairing electrical power and lighting systems and components and taking equipment readings with various meters, hand tools, power tools, and specialty tools to determine appropriate repairs.
How to Apply
Applicants must provide the required documentation listed below:
English-language applications are due by August 26, 2018 either by email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail: American Embassy, Attention: Human Resources Office, Itäinen Puistotie 14, 00140 Helsinki.