Journeyman Electrician

Posted: 07/02/2021

POSITION SUMMARY

The Journeyman Electrician will work independently while inspecting systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for repairs and to ensure compliance with codes.  They will work mainly on residential and commercial projects.

KEY SKILLS

Able to communicate effectively and execute task.
Strong team player.
Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code and Osha regulations.
Maintain, repair, and install electrical systems, services, and equipment.
Maintain and provide for the safe condition and operation of all electrical fixtures and systems in district facilities.
Diagnose and resolve problems in electrical circuits, systems, and equipment using testing instruments and equipment
Test continuity of circuits to ensure compatibility and safety of components using testing instruments.
Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and install electrical conduit using rulers, measuring devices, hand tools, pipe threader, and conduit bender.
Repair or recommend replacement of electrical appliances, including commercial ovens, ranges, steam tables, washers, dryers, etc.
Receive and complete work orders.
Select material and hardware and make time and materials estimates.
Maintain accurate records on material and labor used.
Inspect jobs upon completion and ensure areas are clean.
Work with building principals and supervisors to complete projects.
Detect needed repairs on buildings, grounds, and equipment following established inspection procedures.
 
QUALIFICATIONS 

Must have valid Hawaii state Journeyman's license.
Must have valid driver’s license.
Must have tools and transportation.
Must be able to pass a background check and a drug test.
Ability to work in a high stress environment.
Must have experience with repair, installs, replacement, and testing of electrical circuits and equipment. With an extensive understanding of electrical networking and lighting knowledge.
Able to read electrical drawings.
Work independently while inspecting systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for repairs, and to ensure compliance with codes
Read and understand electrical wiring and ladder diagrams.
Testing electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, prints, and charts.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High School Diploma.
Must have valid Hawaii state Journeyman's license.
Ability to work in a high stress environment.
Must have experience with repair, installs, replacement, and testing of electrical circuits and equipment. With an extensive understanding of electrical networking and lighting knowledge.
Testing electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.

EQUIPMENT, MACHINES, VEHICLES USE

Circuit tester — Continuity testers; Growlers; Loop PSC testers; Residual current device RCD testers.
Conduit benders — Hydraulic conduit benders; Manual conduit benders; Power conduit benders.
Screwdrivers — Cabinet tip screwdrivers; Phillips head screwdrivers; Screw-holding screwdrivers.
Voltage or current meters — Current clamps; Non-contact voltage sensors; Voltage meters.
Wire or cable cutter — Cable cutters; Insulated cable cutters; Power cable cutters; Ratcheting cable cutters.

Basic Tools Needed:

Screw Drivers
Cordless Impact Drill
Refrigerant Gauges 

WORK SCHEDULE

Full-time Monday-Friday: hours may vary depending on work load needs and customer’s schedules. Early mornings, evenings, weekends and overtime may be required at times.

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

Will be working on residential and commercial sites – indoor and outdoor. Varying temperature settings and environments. Exposure to moderate to loud levels of noise. Will be exposed to potentially dangerous or hazardous conditions and electrical currents
PAY
Commensurate with experience – Excellent benefits