Electrician (May 19)

Vacancy Announcement


The U.S. Mission in Budapest is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Electrician.

The work schedule for this position is: Full Time – 40 hours per week

Series/Grade: LE – 1210 5

Close Date: June 21, 2020


Employed as an Electrician incumbent is responsible for a full range of duties associated with electrical installation, repair, and maintenance for Embassy properties and equipment. The Electrician operates and performs basic troubleshooting and repair of Chancery/Residential building systems including elevators, chillers, ventilation units, fire alarm panel, generators, distribution switchgear, gates and anti-ram barrier systems, automatic controls etc. General electrical work includes maintenance, repair and installation of electrical appliances, light fixtures, wiring, hardware, bulbs, switches, lamps, fans, circuit bracers, electrical boxes, transformers, generators, smoke and CO detectors, fire extinguishers, security lighting systems etc. Incumbent repairs and installs all Embassy electrical equipment to include: dryers, washers, dishwashers, stoves, micro-waves, vacuum-cleaners and other small electrical household appliances. S/he also monitors/assists contractors tasked with maintenance of major Embassy equipment/systems such as chillers, elevators, generators, fire-systems, high voltage switchgear etc. at all Embassy properties. The Electrician also performs other duties as assigned.

For further information and to apply, please visit the Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) website.