Journeyman/Maintenance/Electrician-Gannett Publishing Services/Deer Valley, AZ

The Arizona Republic



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Repairs and maintains variable speed digital/analog AC and DC drives; electro-mechanical/hydraulic/pneumatic automated machine controls; manufacturing/material handling equipment and controls; electrical power distribution equipment; lighting systems and controls; fire alarm/security systems; intercoms and building automation systems. Installs control systems, electrical power distribution equipment, wiring systems and devices, lighting systems and controls, computer and telephone cabling, fire alarm/security/CTV/MATV systems; intercoms and building automation systems. Maintains records. Handles and applies hazardous materials in a manner compliant with Federal, State, Municipal, and The Arizona Republic rules and regulations. Perform all duties and functions in accordance with Federal, State, Municipal, and The Arizona Republic rules and regulations.


REQUIREMENTS: Standing, walking, sitting, lifting (50 lbs.), carrying (50 lbs.), pushing or pulling (600 lbs. on wheels, on level ground), climbing, balancing, driving, tactile dexterity, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, keyboarding (15 wpm), speaking, hearing, seeing (with full color vision, and depth perception).


REQUIRED: Effectively able to read blueprints and schematics, work independently and in teams as required, quickly troubleshoot automated equipment, maintain knowledge in the NFPA National Electrical Code and use of a variety of electrical test equipment. Have knowledge in industrial electronics and controls and electrical construction tools and materials. Good communication skills.


REQUIRED: High school diploma or GED, minimum of four years of trade school and completed apprenticeship (Journeyman certification required). Five years industrial experience at the journeyman level. Must be available to work any shift (days, swings, or nights – including Saturdays and Sundays) at any of The Arizona Republic owned/leased facility or equipment location.

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