NBC Universal Manager, Electrical Inspection in Orlando, Florida
Job Number 34293BR
Job Title Manager, Electrical Inspection
Business Segment Universal Studios
Sub-Business Universal Orlando
Posting Category Theme Parks – Technical
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Career Level Experienced
Country United States
Oversee the activities for inspecting the installation of electrical systems and equipment focusing on compliance, procedures and audits. This includes verifying design of high voltage electrical systems and compliance with electrical codes, standards, city ordinances and other state regulations. The Inspector and his team must visit construction and existing venue sites to perform inspections, and make recommendations for improvement. The inspector and his team must perform inspections throughout Universal Orlando parks by providing strong electrical knowledge and skills as a commercial inspector.
The position will also assist Management in developing and controlling the department budget and other related requests.
• Manage the electrical inspection team to inspect electrical systems, components, and safe practices throughout Universal Orlando buildings, Venues, and construction sites. The electrical inspection team’s area of responsibility will include new, relocated or replaced work as well as modifications to ride equipment and or vehicles.
• Verify designs of electrical systems and development of new designs of electrical systems. Approve or disapprove work observed; issue correction notices; issue stop work orders; generate inspection records to confirm and document that each aspect of construction, alteration or repair complies with applicable codes, regulations, policies and approved plans.
• Supervise and support troubleshooting of electrical systems, wiring methods, and applying electrical theory to devices with calculations.
• Supervise assigned Projects to effectively provide the highest standards of safety, reliability and quality for the Venues.
• Assist Engineering Management in developing and controlling the department’s budget and other related requests.
• Assist Management in the creation and modification of policies / procedures for inspections, establishing a clear path of future policies, providing direction, and enforcing policies/procedures.
• Provide comprehensive training to Engineers and Technical Services Team Members that covers electrical inspections, codes, power quality problems, types of circuitry, high voltage, electrical system design, testing of electrical parts, electrical hazards, etc.
• Coordinate and facilitate intra-department partners and external resources to encourage friendly working relationships for everyone including: Ride & Show, Environmental Health & Safety, Facilities, Finance, and outside vendors.
• Support the Engineering team member satisfaction representative to help with initiatives and the improvements in Engineering’s team member satisfaction survey results each year.
• Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established Universal Orlando policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.
SCOPE: Responsible for an electrical inspection team that provides accurate inspections of all Venue electrical systems to provide increased safety, reliability, and operational improvements. Manager will be the electrical expert to provide direction, develop solutions, and implement new electrical technology with a focus on electrical safety for Universal Orlando.
A Bachelor’s degree is required in Engineering or related fields
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
• Required – State of Florida Professional Engineer License
• Required – Master Electrician’s License.
• Preferred – Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
EXPERIENCE: 7-10 years demonstrated project experience of electrical design, and installation in a commercial environment for the development of systems in a theme park industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Proficient analytical electrical skills with a logical approach to problem solving, calculations, troubleshooting capabilities, and perform calculations for design to meet Electrical code standards.
Proficient background knowledge of National Electrical Code (NEC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Underwriters Laboratories Standards (UL), Florida’s Building Code relating to electrical, best electrical practices, knowledge of the permitting and inspection processes of the AHJ.
Proficient in Safety Critical Systems, Electrical Drawings, and Technical Documents.
Demonstrated ability to lead team members effectively to accomplish the electrical inspection and Engineering mission on safety.
Strong ability to interact with other Engineering, Technical Services, and Maintenance Department disciplines.
Experience performing project management functions especially in the areas of technical compliance, scheduling and budgeting.
This position will require a valid Florida state driver’s license.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: How much on-the-job time is spent in the following physical activities during a work day?
Must be able to regularly (2/3 of the time and more):
• Close vision with or without corrective lens. (clear vision at 20 inches or less)
• Distance Vision with or without corrective lens. (clear vision at 20 feet or more)
• Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)
• Peripheral Vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point)
• Depth Perception (vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)
• Ability to maintain alertness and attentiveness up to 4 hours while working varying hours.
• Ability to maintain concentration/focus (e.g., ability to interpret the work environment and make decisions on predetermined operating policies and procedure)
Must be able to frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time):
• Standing for prolonged periods
• Sitting for prolonged periods
• Hearing audible alarms, voice commands with background noise
• Ability to work in varied light conditions including low or diminished lighting
Must be able to occasionally (up to 1/3 of the time):
• Walking for prolonged periods (including ability to walk at a given pace that is predetermined by a moving sidewalk)
• Use of hands and fingers to grip, pinch, handle or feel objects, tools or controls
• Climb Stairs / Ladders
• Ability to work at heights for prolonged periods of time including heights with or without railings or over open pits greater than 4 feet.
• Repetition-using an input device-a keyboard or mouse-in a steady manner
• Lifting up to 25 pounds with control
• Pushing up to 25 pounds with control
• Ability to Adjust Focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus while in changing light conditions e.g., sunshine to indoor or dark conditions)
• Ability to work in an environment with flashing lights including strobe lamps
• Ability to work in small or tight spaces
• Ability to work in wet, humid conditions (non-weather)
• Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions to include direct sunlight, heat or cold
• Will require the use of a high reach (Aerial lift)
• Will require the use of a motorized company vehicle or a leased or personal vehicle for company business.
• Will require performing maintenance or servicing of powered (energized) equipment (pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical) Lock Out Tag Out
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