Electrician - Facilities Management & Planning

Fort Bend County
Richmond, Texas
4 days ago


Conducts preventive maintenance, repair, installation, commissioning and general servicing of electrical systems and related components.   Participates in planning of programs, policies or objectives for own work group and department.

Installs, repairs and maintains motors, transformers, generators, lights, appliances, circuits, wiring and other electrical system equipment and components with electrical codes, standards and regulations for low and high voltage service and equipment.  Studies and prepares plans, drawings, specifications and work orders to determine work requirement and sequence of repairs and/or installations.  Responsible for procurement of materials and tools required for project completion.  Obtains electrical permits to validate and ensure code compliance.  Designates field assignments and mentors Electrician Apprentice position.  Ensures jobs are completed and walk through final inspections with City inspector.  Participates in activities and duties related to emergency management during a local state of disaster as directed by appropriate county managers.


High School Diploma/GED; Technical School Training preferred.  Journeyman Electrician licensed in the State of Texas.  Knowledge of applicable electrical codes, standards and regulations.  Five years of job related experience.  Ability to make good sound decisions.  Functional computer skills and knowledge of various building components.  Ability to use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, meters and test lamps.  Ability to read, draw and interpret electrical, pneumatic, mechanical and HVAC schematics, one line diagrams and control sequence of operations.  Good verbal and written communication skills along with good interpersonal skills and ability to deal effectively with the public, other employees, and elected officials. 


SALARY RANGE: Operator/Skilled Trade Grade 8, $1,537.60 - $1,851.20 biweekly based on qualifications

CLOSING DATE:  Upon filling position



All full-time and part-time employees are members of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS). Full-time employees also enjoy a wide-range of great benefits.


Fort Bend County is an equal opportunity employer, committed to non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, religion or creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy status (including childbirth and related medical conditions), national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected military and veteran status, political affiliation or beliefs, or any other classification protected by state, federal  and local  laws, unless  such classification is a bona fide occupational qualification.




To be considered for employment, all interested candidates must complete the required Fort Bend County online employment application located at

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59417708
  • Location:
    Richmond, Texas
  • Position Title: Electrician - Facilities Management & Planning
  • Company Name For Job: Fort Bend County
  • Industry: Government/Municipal
  • Job Function: Skilled Crafts & Trades
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
  • Min Experience: 5-7 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
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