A & K Energy Conservation Inc. is looking for a loyal, reliable and trustworthy employee to fill a Lighting Technician opening in Saratoga Springs, NY. We are a growing and stable company with a 45 year history, and we want to find employees who are just as much a perfect fit for us as we are for them.
A Lighting Technician's duties include but are not limited to: • Directly responsible for the maintenance, repair, and/or replacement of electrical equipment including but not limited to ballasts, lamps, sockets, switches, fuses, fixtures, and sensors involving voltages ranging from 120 to 480 volts. • Cleaning lenses and fixtures as required • Use bucket truck to reach high-up fixtures (must not be afraid of heights!) • Tracking inventory • Report issue and implement the maintenance of company equipment • Extensive travel is required • Perform other duties as assigned
Education and Training: High school diploma or equivalent, plus specialized courses in electrical systems a plus.
Experience: General working knowledge of electricity and AC electrical circuits is preferred.
Skills, Knowledge, Equipment & Other: • Basic ability to understand documents, identify and accurately troubleshoot problems. • Requires the knowledge and skill in the safe use of ladders up to 14', scissor lifts to 20', and hand and power tools required in the related trade. • Required to work overtime on both a scheduled and emergency basis. • Subject to after-hours recall. • Subject to Customer specific needs, employee may be required to remove snow. • English language skills are required.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 90 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Mental Functions: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate, coordinate, instruct, evaluate, troubleshoot, use interpersonal skills and negotiate. • The employee must possess good organizational skills. • Must be able to accurately complete and submit reports as required by the job. • Employee must be punctual and self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.
All Technicians must have a current, valid driver's license and very clean driving record. We will want a copy of your motor vehicle report, which must meet company standards (must have at least a 3 year history). You must be able to pass a drug test and background check.
If you are ready to be part of our high performing team, please apply at www.akenergy.com and click "Work With Us."
Founded in 1967 and based in Dade City Florida, A & K Energy continues to grow by servicing our customers through lighting service, planned group relamping, and through upgrades to new and more energy efficient lighting.