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Electrical Foreman

Date Posted:  Nov 21, 2022
Requisition ID:  415637

Edinburgh, IN, US, 46124


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. As a proud equal opportunity employer, reasonable accommodations may be available to enable individuals with disabilities to interview and to perform the essential functions of a role.


Next Level benefits at the State of Indiana are here! Be sure to review our expanded benefit package offerings below.

Agency Statement:


About the Adjutant General’s Office:
The Adjutant General’s Office (AGO) provides a dynamic workplace while serving the Indiana National Guard at its various facilities throughout the state.  AGO’s programs and projects offer exciting opportunities for professionals in many fields - from maintenance repair to cadre to civil engineers - looking to begin or advance their careers.  AGO offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as an outstanding work/life balance.  AGO offers agency specific benefits, such as a physical fitness program, an opportunity to work an alternative work schedule, and a spot bonus program to reward hardworking employees.

Salary Statement:

The salary for this position traditionally starts at $42,900, but may be commensurate with education or work experience.

About the Job:

You will perform journey-level preventive maintenance (PM), repair, and minor construction on the facilities, equipment and systems, roads and grounds of the Camp Atterbury Joint Maneuver Training Center (CAJMTC).  Performs as a working foreman that possesses the proper skills to perform each job under his or her purview. Responsible for supervision, scheduling and monitoring assigned personnel.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows:      

  • Oversee and participate in preventive maintenance and repairs of the facilities at Camp Atterbury;
  • Prioritize and schedule preventive maintenance, routine repairs and amend to accommodate emergency needs;
  • Ensure job assignments and work orders are completed promptly, efficiently, courteously, and in accordance with established procedures;
  • Plan, train, and coordinate daily work of skilled tradespersons and/or other assigned personnel;
  • Order supplies/stock as needed and arrange transport of materials and equipment to job sites;
  • Maintain shop and storage areas clean, orderly, safe and secure;
  • Maintain accountability of materials, tools, equipment, vehicles, etc.
  • Inspect work in progress and upon completion for methods and procedures as well as meeting acceptable standards of the respective trades;
  • Ensure compliance, of self and assigned personnel, with all appropriate protective and safety requirements including, but not limited to: use of personal protective equipment (PPE); handling, storage & mixing of hazardous materials according to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS); confined spaces; and compliance with safety requirements in the use of tools, equipment, etc

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time. 

What You'll Need for Success:

This person must have the following requirements to be considered for employment: 

  • Two years experience in a building or maintenance trade or completion of accredited college/vocational training
  • High school diploma or HSE
  • Electrical/HVAC certification preferred
  • Broad knowledge of electrical systems, carpentry, plumbing and painting trades. 
  • Ability to plan, schedule and supervise job sites. 
  • Ability to fill in for other foreman to ensure the operation of the department. 
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret blueprints and other remediation plans and documents. 
  • Thorough knowledge of standard practices, processes, materials, procedures, and the ability to use tools and equipment of the various trades, such as carpentry, plumbing and electrical. 
  • Thorough knowledge of the OSHA standards, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), occupational hazards and safety precautions required of the various trade areas. 
  • Ability to plan and estimate project proposals in terms of equipment, man hours and costs. 
  • Ability to endure exposure to inclement weather.  
  • Ability to delegate work, set clear direction, and manage workflow. 
  • Ability to effectively give feedback, provide guidance or corrective action, coach, and develop employee skillsets. 

This role must satisfy the following requirements to continue employment: 

  • Must have and maintain a valid Indiana Driver’s License. 

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role may serve as a team lead for an assigned work group.
This role provides supervision for offenders and requires a high level of judgment and care.

Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:


The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) as well as vision and dental plans
  • Wellness program (offers premium discount for the medical plan and gift cards)
  • Health savings account, which includes bi-weekly state contribution
  • Flexible work scheduling options, including the potential for hybrid remote work for employees whose work may be performed outside state facilities
  • Deferred compensation 457B account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options
  • A robust, comprehensive program of leave policies covering a variety of employee needs, including but not limited to:
    • 150 hours of paid new parent leave
    • Up to 15 hours of paid community service leave
  • Combined 180 hours of paid vacation, personal, and sick leave time off
  • 12 paid holidays, 14 on election years
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Group life insurance
  • Referral Bonus program
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Free Parking for most positions
  • Free LinkedIn Learning access


Equal Employment Opportunity:


The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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