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Electrician

Apply NowApply Later Job ID R10012935 Location The Woodlands, Texas, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Dec. 15, 2021

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Electrician is a member of a team of electricians under the direction of the Facilities Manager utilizing an established work-order dispatch system.  Responsible for maintaining all electrical equipment and related systems on The Woodlands campus.

Primary areas of attention are supporting technical production, transmission, and data center facilities and technical equipment rooms. Must have ability to work independently when needed, but should also have a proven track record of working well in a collaborative team environment.  Ability to competently interface with external contractors, sub-contractors and consultants is necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Install, repair and maintain all electrical equipment and systems for The Woodlands facility infrastructure, including emergency generators, dual-ended substations, and UPS systems, as well as the office building
  • Work primarily indoors on main & branch circuit distribution, emergency power, UPS systems, motor controls, lighting, detection/monitoring equipment, and Fire Alarm systems
  • Install power, data, voice and fiber optic cabling for office renovations and MAC (move, add, change) projects
  • Maintain and operate a sophisticated electrical distribution system including diesel-driven emergency generators, paralleling switchgear, medium-voltage substations, main-tie-main distribution switchgear, redundant UPS systems, digital static transfer switches, and associated branch circuit distribution panels
  • Perform Infrared Thermography testing and generate performance documentation reports
  • Maintain updated electrical parts inventories
  • First responder to general electrical and fire-alarm problems including equipment and distribution systems
  • Assists in performing necessary commissioning, diagnostic, and maintenance procedures (such as field verification of system functions to ensure the proper operation of building automation systems)
  • Assists in the implementation of energy conservation measures by utilizing and/or modifying the existing building automation-system features
  • Respond to customer service requests in a timely manner
  • Respond to emergency calls
  • Prepares drawings and diagrams of system additions or revisions after installation
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with operating and maintaining all aspects of power distribution including Medium voltage distribution systems, 13.8 kV synchronizing switchgear, dual-ended substations and UPS systems is required
  • Strong understanding of emergency generators and Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPS) as related to high-reliability, mission-critical environment is required
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working on fire alarm systems installations, or other low-voltage systems installations including structured cabling
  • Working knowledge of physical plant safety programs and shall be able to demonstrate understanding of fire life safety procedures and requirements
  • Strong understanding of NFPA 70, 70E and 70B
  • Hold a current state of TX Journeyman Electrician or Maintenance Electrician License.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical School certificate in a related field preferred; College degree in a related field is a plus
  • Industry accredited certificate in a related field is a plus
  • Hold a current state of TX Journeyman Electrician or Maintenance Electrician License for a minimum of 5 years
  • Experience in mission-critical power systems in a Broadcast Technical environment
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair building-automation-system field cabinets, including communications equipment, printed circuit boards, power supplies, electrical/electronic controls, sensors, and transducers.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.



About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

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