Maintenance Mechanic III, Electrician

Job | Posted a year ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Title:  Maintenance Mechanic III, Electrician

Position Summary:

  • Performs skilled work associated with the electrical trade
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Utilizes schematics, drawings, layouts, or other specifications to locate and diagnose trouble in the electrical system, lighting system or equipment
  • Applies Journeyman skills, experience, and general knowledge to complete the maintenance tasks associated with the electrical equipment
  • Utilizes appropriate instruments to test circuits and systems and draws upon expertise for diagnosis and emergency repairs
  • Adjusts, repairs, and replaces equipment, fixtures, and components
  • Installs new equipment
  • Uses all shop machinery, testing equipment, tools and safety practices as appropriate for trade to complete assigned taskAssists engineers in diagnosing problems and recommending correctable action
  • Serves as leader for less skilled assistants occasionally
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator
Education and Experience: 
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Vocational school or any equivalent combination of training and experience preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience required
  • Must hold a Master Electrician's License
  • Valid Georgia Driver's License required
  • Eligible to acquire CDL
  • Must be insurable by Fulton County Schools' insurance carriers
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of materials, methods, tools, and equipment of the electrical trade
  • Skilled in use of hand and power tools, testing equipment and attachments related to the trade
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions both written and verbal
  • Must be able to work variable shifts
  • Regular exposure to radiant or electrical energy, high voltage (over 440 volts) and/or chemicals
  • Regular exposure to moving machinery and/or vehicles
  • Regular exposure to weather including heat, cold, dampness, and/or humidity
  • Must be able to work from tall ladders, scaffolds, lifts and bucket trucks
  • Typically requires climbing ladders, pushing and/or pulling
  • May require high degree of precision working with minimum tolerances
  • May require stooping, crawling, and bending
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and carry for short distances
Salary Information:
Salary Range for 2019-2020
  • $41,363 - $48,817

Step placement credit may be granted for up to a maximum of 8 years (Step 9) of prior verifiable experience. Salary placement with Fulton County Schools is non-negotiable. Actual salary placement will be based on Fulton County Board of Education experience calculations from the Non-Teaching Salary Schedule A-235, Professional Scale, Step 1 - Step 9.
Complete Application:
  • Application
  • Resume

It is the policy of the Fulton County School System not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability in any employment practice, educational program, or any other program, activity, or service.  If you wish to make a complaint or request accommodation or modification due to discrimination in any program, activity, or service, contact Compliance Coordinator Ron Wade, 6201 Powers Ferry Rd, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30339, or phone 470-254-4585.  TTY 1-800-255-0135.


Posted By

Fulton County School District

6201 Powers Ferry Road NW , Atlanta, GA 30339

At the following locations

Maintenance North

6201 Powers Ferry Road NW , Atlanta, GA 30339

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $10,179

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.55

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%



State Average: 968