George Fox University - Staff and Administrator
  • 29-Aug-2017 to 01-Oct-2017 (PST)
  • Plant Services
  • 97132, OR, USA
  • $15.39 to $18.09 hourly
  • Hourly
  • Full Time
  • Staff Position

Vacation and sick leave; holidays; medical, dental, life, disability insurance; retirement plan; and tuition remission.

Purpose for the Position:

This position performs low voltage electrical maintenance at George Fox University.


Essential Responsibilities:

  • By actions, words and lifestyle, be a Christian role model to students, whether through casual contact or in a formal supervisory role
  • Perform low voltage electrical maintenance tasks including but not limited to:
  • Troubleshoot low voltage electrical system faults
  • Install conduit, pull cable and perform terminations
  • Maintain/repair/replace low voltage systems, fixtures and controls
  • Work closely with HVAC personnel on low voltage automation controls
  • Perform low voltage work as requested through designated work requests
  • Available to perform scheduled and emergency work at other times than regularly scheduled work hours, when needed.


  • Candidates should be committed to helping create an inclusive environment that reflects the diversity of God's kingdom. Preference for bilingual and/or intercultural experience.
  • An evangelical Christian commitment and lifestyle consistent with the institution's goals, including signed agreement with GFU Statement of Faith and Community Lifestyle Statement and being in living agreement with same.
  • Hold a current LEB license, or be willing to actively participate in JACT program including attendance of required weekly classes.
  • Fulfill yearly educational requirements to maintain LEB license.
  • Ability to read, interpret and follow electrical blueprints and diagrams.
  • Knowledge of and ability to accurately apply National Electrical Code standards and regulations.
  • Good physical condition with the ability to lift, carry, push or pull 50 pounds or more; and easily manage rough terrain, stairs, and ladders. Must be able to stand for up to 2 hours, sit and work at a desk, work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Valid driver's license required.
  • High level of initiative, dependability and professionalism.
  • Strong decision making, detail-orientation, and problem solving skills.

For Your Personal Well-Being We Offer:

  • An unmatched Christian community environment where you will Be Known
  • A gorgeous campus environment with coffee shops and restaurants within walking distance
  • Free fitness center access, beautiful walking and jogging trails and indoor and outdoor tracks
  • Strong Christian vision/mission led organization with opportunities for your growth and contributions  
  • Wonderful peers and students who will become like family
  • Generous vacation/sick leave, holidays, medical/dental/life/disability insurance.
  • Retirement plan contribution match
  • Tuition remission
  • Free parking
  • Starting salary commensurate with your experience


We invite you to Be Known at Oregon's Nationally Recognized Christian University!

George Fox has been transforming student lives for over 125 years.

Each day we look to broaden our future for generations to come.

We have alumni from 52 countries and all 50 states.

We invite you to become a steward of our dreams using your God-given gifts.

Our Purpose: To educate and inspire students to pursue God's calling.


*This position may close at any time, regardless of the date listed on the advertisement.


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