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Faculty Merit Postdoctoral Professional & Scientific Research Temporary Internal


Requisition # 021478

Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.

Position Basics

Position Type:Technical/Craft
Job Type:Regular
Initial Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Organization:University Hospital
Department:Maintenance & Engineering
Building:General Hospital (GH)


Monthly Salary:$3,809
Annual Salary:$45,706
Pay Grade:12

Work Schedule

Part/Full TimeFull Time Position
Hours:11:30 PM to 08:00 AM
Details: Work week begins Sunday 11:30 PM and ends Friday 8 AM; includes an unpaid 30 minute meal break.
Work Week:Regular
Days Off: Sun,Sat
Additional Hours:Work weekend and holidays as needed and as scheduled.

Rotates working on-call.

Job Details

Background Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.
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* Plus the ability to meet UI Fleet Safety Driving Record Review Standards.
Desired Qualifications:Prefer computer skills, Excel and Word, for data recording and power monitoring purposes. Prefer public contact experience. Prefer demonstrated knowledge of basic electrical principals. Prefer knowledge of emergency generator and/or electrical back-up systems. Prefer experience working with and knowledge of National Electrical Code(s).
Duties:Installs, maintains, troubleshoots, repairs and replaces ≤ 600 volts electrical distribution systems and related equipment. Performs preventive maintenance on electrical equipment systems and control systems.


1. Requires State of Iowa Class A Journeyman Electrician license with at least four years as an apprentice plus two years of experience as a journeyman electrician;


2. State of Iowa Class B Journeyman Electrician license with eight years in the electrical trade in maintenance or construction.

3. Must possess a valid driver’s license and meet University’s Fleet Safety Program.

Before applying for the ELECTRICIAN II position, please read the Minimum Qualifications

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Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.

For information about applying for Office and Clerical, Service, or Technical/Craft positions, please go to Merit Application Procedures or contact University Human Resources Employment Services at 319-335-2656 or 800-272-6400 (Iowa Toll Free).

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