Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-0702

Fairfax County Application Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., #270, Fairfax, VA 22035


Facilities Management Department

Job # 13-0702

$45,137 to $60,183  (Grade S20)

Troubleshoots and repairs live electrical circuits, working with voltages from 0 to 600 volt. Inspects, tests, maintains, installs, and repairs electronic equipment and systems, such as fire alarm and fire suppression systems, emergency electric power generating systems, and audio and video equipment. Diagnoses and repairs emergency generators and automatic transfer switches. Enforces local, state, and national fire and electrical building safety codes and insurance requirements. Performs related duties as required; duties are performed under general supervision.



Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to high school graduation or a G.E.D. issued by a state department of education; plus completion of an apprentice-level vocational training program in electronics; and two years of experience in the maintenance and repair of the electronic and electromechanical equipment specific to the position.



Possession of a valid driver's license. Selected applicant must successfully pass a medical examination and respirator clearance prior to employment. The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check to the satisfaction of employer.

This position requires the ability to climb ladders and scaffolds up to 50 feet and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions for extended periods of time. Requires the ability to lift up to 75 pounds for a short period of time and to carry up 60 pounds with assistance. Position periodically requires the use of a respirator.



ASE Certification.



Final selection will be made with consideration given to the candidate's interview score, their education, training, and experience, as well as present and prior work performance.


To Apply:

Submit your resume on-line through the AIMS system.

If this is the first time you have used AIMS, you will need to create an account.

Fairfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans' status or disabled veterans' status. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. Minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.


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Most positions advertised here are merit system positions funded for full benefits such as health insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid leave. Follow the link for details on Fairfax County's comprehensive benefits program for merit system employees. If a position is not funded for benefits that information will generally be included in the job announcement.


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