Ballpark Operations Seattle, Washington




Job Title:Building Electrician

Department:Engineering & Maintenance

Reports To: Manager, Facilities

Status:Full-time, Hourly, Nonexempt


Primary Objective:  Responsible for performing journey-level work in the design, installation, modification, repair and maintenance of electrical equipment and systems at the ballpark and associated Parking Garage.


Essential Functions:

  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical distribution systems to include service equipment, load centers, transformers, motors, and control systems.
  • Operate and maintain all lighting control systems including computer controlled, remotely operated circuit breakers and latching relays.
  • Maintain appropriate service and repair records within a work order database.
  • Research, purchase and inventory equipment parts, materials and supplies.
  • Respond to routine and emergency calls for repair and service throughout the facility during occupied and unoccupied hours.
  • Understand and analyze drawings in order to identify the location of new and existing electrical systems.
  • Attend meetings, workshops, trainings, and seminars, as assigned for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform job functions.
  • Coordinate with administration and other trades for the purpose of completing projects/work orders.
  • Estimate materials and/or equipment needed to complete work projects.
  • Prepare documentation for the purpose of providing reports and/or conveying information efficiently and effectively.
  • Provide event power (temporary power) in support of events of varying scale.
  • Install new equipment and circuits, as necessary, integrating into existing building infrastructure.
  • Comply with company and federal safety rules, policies and procedure, to include wearing required safety equipment, responding to and acting on safety concerns.
  • Will perform other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

  • General journeyman electrician (EL01) with a minimum of 8 years of experience in the trade.  Equivalent military experience with ability to file for, and obtain, Washington State EL01 certification will be accepted.
  • Must maintain current electrician's license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.
  • Prior service electrician, commercial construction or maintenance electrician experience required.

Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):

  • Must have knowledge and prior experience in thermography and infrared scanning of electrical panels, motor systems, and switchgear equipment.
  • Must be knowledgeable in lighting (CFL, LED, MH, Neon, incandescent, etc.) both low voltage and high voltage; relays, contactors and solenoids; test equipment (volt/amp meter, ohm meter, megger, circuit tracing); troubleshooting feeders and branch circuits; setting temporary power using cam lock connections, generators and transformers; recent NEC edition and all state and local regulations and codes; Ohm’s Law and its application in designing and troubleshooting electrical systems; and PLCs, AC and DC motors, limit switches, proximity switches and motor control functions.
  • Ability to work well independently, as well as within groups, to accomplish goals and projects.
  • Shares and expresses thoughts in a clear and effective manner through verbal and written communication skills.  Exhibits effective listening skills and builds positive relationships with all team members, vendors, and guests.  Is diplomatic, tactful and professional in all forms of communication.
  • Understands and supports the team and is quick to volunteer to assist others.  Others view most interactions as being positive with a willingness to achieve common goals.  Effective in working with others to cooperatively solve problems.  Workplace behavior is consistently respectful of others.
  • Takes personal responsibility for getting things done in a way that positively and professionally represents the organization.
  • Demonstrates through their actions and interactions with others a commitment to Mariner Purpose, Mission and Values.
  • Competent in required job skills and knowledge. Completes work assignments thoroughly and completely in an accurate, and prompt.  Identifies and corrects errors.  Is careful, alert and accurate, paying attention to details of the job.

 Makes decisions and takes actions that contribute to exceptional experiences for guests.


Physical Activities and Working Conditions:

  • Indoor and outdoor work environment, subject to fluctuation in temperatures, exposure to the sun and elements.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and stairs and maintain balance while on ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, and/or crouch in order to complete essential functions.
  • Must be able to frequently reach and grasp tools, wire, fixtures, etc. to perform essential functions
  • Must be able to move carts and other equipment up to 50 pounds, which may include lifting, carrying, pushing, and or pulling.
  • Must be able to work a variable schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Frequent standing and walking on concrete surfaces.
  • Must be able to safely climb ladders and stairs, maintaining balance while completing tasks from ladders, scaffolding, and roof structures.