United Airlines Electrician Technician in San Francisco, California
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Technical Operations is the maintenance, repair and overhaul division of United. The department includes aircraft maintenance technicians, engineers, planners, ground equipment and facilities teams, supply chain teams and more.
Base Specialty Electrician
San Francisco, CA
Starting Salary: $24.59 per/hour
Overview & Responsibilities
The Electrician should have a thorough working knowledge and ability to install, repair, test and adjust electrical machinery and equipment and its associated test equipment according to the NEC and OSHA standards, including:
Strong working knowledge in industrial solid state circuitry which includes power type transistors diodes, general AC and DC motor generator circuits, various transformer types and general repair of all building electrical building electrical equipment
Electricians must be able to work around the clock shifts, including weekends and holidays, in the outdoors in all weather conditions
Schedules are bid and awarded according to seniority
Electricians are represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT)
Salary increases will be administered according to the current IBT/United contract
There is an initiation fee for joining the union and subsequent monthly union dues
High School Diploma or GED/equivalent
Must be able to read and interpret electronic and electrical symbols for wiring diagrams and schematics
Must be familiar with high voltage equipment
Capable of running, bending, installing conduit and pulling wire.
Industrial Electrician experience
Journey level experience required
Acceptable driving record required
Must have excellent organizational skills
Good verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, push, and pull. Mobility requirements including lifting, carrying, crawling, and ladder climbing
Must be able to work in confined spaces
Must be available to work any shift that is assigned to you within a 24 hour/day, 7 day/week operation which can include late nights, early hours, weekends and holidays. Employees may bid for schedules several times a year and schedules are awarded according to seniority
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.
In addition to passing United’s background investigation and pre-employment testing, candidate must be able to clear a criminal history check in order to obtain and retain credentials necessary for the position.
Regular attendance and punctuality in accordance with United’s policies is required.
Overtime available/required depending upon operational need.
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 66 Technical Operations/Maintenance
Function: Tech Ops / Maintenance - Line / Individual Contributor
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled