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Electrician I - Day Shift

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Fixed-Term
Job Function: Facilities & HSE

Description

Come be a part of our team and our mission.

At BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. we make the world a healthier place by providing molecular solutions that lessen the time to medical results and empower healthcare professionals to make better diagnostic decisions.

We are proud to be part of the bioMérieux family and the 5,000+ team members across 12 sites and subsidiaries in North America committed to our mission to help save lives around the globe through the power of diagnostics.

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. is looking for an Electrician to join our team!  This Electrician will install, maintain and repair electrical equipment and parts, such as MCC panels, VFD’s lighting controls, fire controls systems, phone, data, and AV. This position requires an understanding of electrical components as well as electrical safety codes and regulations.
Must be able to understand and make decisions based on technical documents such as blueprints, schematics or instructions. They must also be motivated to work on their own or as part of a team

Repairs, installs, replaces and tests electrical circuits, equipment, and appliances. Uses hand tools and testing instruments. Inspects and tests electrical equipment, lighting, signal, communication, and power circuits. Isolates defects in wiring, switches, motors and other electrical equipment using testing instruments such as ammeter, ohmmeter, voltmeter, testing lamp, or growler. Replaces faulty switches, sockets, and other elements of electrical systems. Dismantles electrical machinery and replaces defective electrical or mechanical parts such as gears, brushes, and armatures. Mounts motors, transformers and lighting fixtures into position and completes circuits according to diagram specifications. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures. Inspects completed work for conformance with requirements of local building and safety codes. Estimates time and material costs on electrical projects. Requisitions new electrical supplies and equipment. 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Perform all work in compliance with company policy and within the guidelines of BioFire Diagnostics’ Quality System.
  2. Support general facilities activities in areas of electrical and other areas as required.
  3. Perform all job duties under the direction and supervision of higher level staff.
  4. Perform preventative and corrective maintenance activities.
  5. Inspects facilities and equipment.
  6. Fill in with light janitorial support as needed.
  7. Provide excellent customer service.
  8. Work effectively with outside vendors and contractors.
  9. Communicate effectively and professionally.
  10. Cooperate with other technicians in completing assigned job duties.
  11. Work from drawings, email, electronic systems and/or verbal instructions using a variety of hand and power tools.
  12. Safely operate company vehicles.

Minimum Qualifications

Training and Education:  High School diploma or equivalent.  Vocational training in a related field preferred. Requires a valid Utah driver's license and clean driving record.

Experience:  Previous experience in a relevant role and previous experience reading blueprints for building systems is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Good communication, both written and verbal. 

Excellent customer service skills. 

Basic computer skills. 

Physical Requirements

Ability to safely lift up to 75 lbs.

Ability to safely climb ladders

Ability to follow cleanroom gowning protocols and move throughout the facility.

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