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Electrician

Posted by
JAARS
|
Waxhaw, NC

JAARS


New
|
Published 11 days ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Target Staff Type           Supported/Volunteer

Work Location JAARS Waxhaw

FTE       1.000

Position Summary         

Use your skills to help make Bible translation and language development possible in the most remote and difficult places on earth. What you do at JAARS will impact eternity as we work together to accomplish the task.

Come join the facilities maintenance team and help us maintain the housing and office buildings for staff and visitors.


For a full-time volunteer or a staff person who raises support.


Position Responsibilities            

·      Locate and investigate electrical malfunctions, using test instruments such as ammeter, voltmeter, and test lamp

·      Repair malfunctions by methods such as replacing burnt-out elements and fuses, bypassing or replacing defective wiring, and cleaning or rewiring motors, using hand tools

·      Install fixtures, motors, or other electrical equipment in the process of building alterations or construction, using shielding, grounding, and color codes in accordance with building codes and safety regulations

·      Inspect existing circuits and wiring for compliance with safety requirements, and repair or rewire system to meet standards and specifications

·      Repair electro-mechanical, electro-pneumatic, or other components on electrical equipment, using standard tools and gauges

·      Repair both small and large electrical home appliances

·      May work as member of a construction team assigned to a special project on a short-term or long-term basis

Position Requirements

·      A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth

·      Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS

·      Recognized electrical apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience

·      Experienced worker with two or more years of experience

Target Staff Type           Supported/Volunteer

Work Location JAARS Waxhaw

FTE       1.000

Position Summary         

Use your skills to help make Bible translation and language development possible in the most remote and difficult places on earth. What you do at…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Families Welcome

Location

JAARS

Waxhaw, NC

How to Apply

Value

  • You will gain a new vision for missions and realize the lasting value of how your practical and technical skills are helping to transform lives around the world. Build meaningful and potentially lasting relationships with fellow volunteers and career staff.

Housing

A variety of short-term (up to one-year) on-campus, fully-furnished housing units are available for volunteers who serve a minimum of 40 hours per week per couple or 20 hours per week per single. Units include phones, WiFi, kitchens, bedding and towels. An RV park with hookups is also available. Call housing for pricing and reservations. 704 843 6020

Value

  • You will gain a new vision for missions and realize the lasting value of how your practical and technical skills are helping to transform lives around the world. Build…

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