Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.


JLL Poughkeepsie Full-Time
Apply on company site


Operates and maintains electrical distribution system, data center, and emergency

generation equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

  • Operate and maintain electrical equipment up to 13,800 Volts.
  • Operate and maintain emergency generation equipment ranging from 30KW to 2MW.
  • Write and perform switching operations for electrical distribution equipment up to 13,800 Volts.
  • Perform diagnostic testing on electrical distribution equipment including voltage, current, resistance, transients, harmonics, phase rotation, insulation, hot stick, phasing, PI index, TTR, etc.
  • Perform predictive analysis of electrical equipment using infrared, ultrasonic, and partial discharge test equipment.
  • Perform inspections of all electrical installations ensuring compliance with NEC and IBM specifications.
  • Complete preventive maintenance tasks as assigned.
  • Perform repairs, minor installations, and routine service work.
  • Assist engineers with obtaining/analyzing data or other tasks as required.
  • Assist low voltage electricians with complex tasks or major repairs/modifications.
  • Complete preventive maintenance and perform troubleshooting and minor repairs for overhead doors, hydraulic lifts and elevators.  Coordinate major repairs with vendor as required.
  • Availability to work after hours (early morning or late night), weekends and holidays as required.
  • Provide 24 hour on-call coverage on a rotational basis.
  • Comply with all JLL Corporation Safety Requirements and Programs.

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    This position will involve supervising contractors’ work on occasion.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED).
  • Electrical Associated Degree or Electrical Trade School is preferred.
  • Five or more years of experience as an electrician in an industrial or commercial environment working with voltages greater than 600V AC is preferred.
  • Five or more year of experience operating and maintaining generation systems of at least 500 KW is preferred.


  • Knowledge and experience with hand tools and test equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret building layouts, system drawings and manufacturers’ equipment specifications.
  • Knowledge of NEC and NFPA 70E.

    Language Skills

  • Ability to read and comprehend general instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Attend all scheduled safety training offered and scheduled.

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift heavy objects, recognizing their capability, and when to get assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

    Work Environment

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee could be exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; outside weather conditions; risk of electrical shock, arc blast and vibration.

    The employee must wear appropriate PPE to mitigate the effects of such conditions and events.

    The noise level in the work environment can be loud and ear protection may be required.

    Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the position.

JLL Privacy Notice

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading global provider of real estate and investment management services. We take our responsibility to protect the personal information provided to us seriously. Generally the personal information we collect from you are for the purposes of processing in connection with JLL’s recruitment process. We endeavour to keep your personal information secure with appropriate level of security and keep for as long as we need it for legitimate business or legal reasons. We will then delete it safely and securely.

For more information about how JLL processes your personal data, please view our URL blocked - click to apply.

For additional details please see our career site pages for each country.

For employees in the United States, please see a fully copy of our Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy URL blocked - click to apply.

Jones Lang LaSalle (“JLL”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process – including the online application and/or overall selection process –  you may email us at URL blocked - click to apply. This email is only to request an accommodation. Please direct any other general recruiting inquiries to our URL blocked - click to apply page > I want to work for JLL.


Recommended skills

Low Voltage
Preventive Maintenance
Test Equipment
Electrical Equipment
Safety Training
Electric Power Distribution


CareerBuilder Estimated Salary

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: REQ65887


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.