Master Electrician

Recruiter
AIREKO ABROAD
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 25, 2017
Closes
Jul 20, 2017
Industry
Energy
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Position: Master Electrician

Electrician is responsible to execute the installation, the service and repairs of an electrical system. Has the skills and qualifications to certify an electrical installation. Nonexempt position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Configures, assemble, installs, inspects and maintains electrical and solar systems
  • Receive, storage and distribute materials in a cost-effective manner.
  • Asses the environment, detects and mitigate any hazards associated with the installation.
  • Install electrical and solar systems according to drawings, specifications, schematics and manufacturers manuals.
  • Install brackets, hangers, conduits, wire and electrical equipment altogether with an electrician helper.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, inverters, combiner boxes and/or electrical components.
  • Replace faulty breakers, fuses, switches, electrical and electronic components and wires during the absence of energy.
  • Responsible for preparing electrical trenches, equipment concrete pads and equipment supports.
  • To follow safety codes and corporate safety program, manufacturer's specifications and superior instructions.
  • To follow the National Electric Code and Local State Regulations
  • To perform system commissioning; including visually inspection, mechanical testing and electrical testing.
  • Diagnostic malfunctioning systems and components to locate problems and correct them.
  • Contribute to the growth and development of the electrical helpers.
  • To prepare sketches to determine equipment locations and wiring to ensure conformance to NEC, State regulations and/or safety codes.
  • To perform management duties such as maintain records, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment.
  • Capable to identify risks and prepare safety job hazard analysis.
  • Communicate information, labor production, issues and any other information related to the job to his supervisor.
  • To perform the task in a timely manner.
  • To participate in meetings, workshops trainings and seminars assigned for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform job functions.

SKILLS:

  • Understand electrical systems, read blueprints, schematics and understand solar powered systems
  • Knowledgeable on electrical construction and electrical concepts
  • Must be able to work on different height roofs and may need to climb ladders and scaffolds more than one time on the same day.
  • Must have physical stamina and strength. Able to lift and carry up to 75 pounds
  • Good eyesight and hand-eye coordination
  • Must be able to perform troubleshooting; identify problems and think logically about solutions
  • Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in documents related to the work
  • Mathematics knowledge
  • Active listener
  • Capable to use hand and power tools (benders, screwdrivers, pliers, knives, hacksaw and wire strippers)
  • Detail oriented and able to follow instructions
  • LEAN tools and technics
  • Ability to communicate with others
  • Able to work under limited supervision
  • Health, safety and environmental practices
  • Team work

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB

Ability to meet physical demands typically associated with this type of position including but not limited to:

  • Ability to sit, stand, and walk up to 8 hours at a time
  • Ability to lift or carry up to 75 pounds occasionally
  • Ability to lift or carry up to 50 pounds frequently
  • Ability to use arms to reach above shoulder and below waist frequently
  • Ability to use hands for simple grasping and fine manipulation frequently
  • Ability to balance, bend, climb, crawl, and squat frequently
  • Ability to be exposed to marked changes in humidity and temperature frequently

KNOWLEDGE:

  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalency
  • Master Electrician License
  • Backgrounds in electrical technology or electrical construction through an apprenticeship or formal degree program
  • Building and construction methods
  • Solar Systems Training and certification.
  • Should have undergone training workshops or courses in the basics of PV systems
  • OSHA requirements and standard; 10-hours certification.
  • NFPA 70E requirements and standards certification.

OTHERS:

All electrical interventions to existing electrical systems MUST be under ZERO energy presence.

  • Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.
  • Valid driver license and clean driving record, if required to drive corporate vehicles
  • Able to travel and able to work overtime if required

*This Job Description is designed to accurately reflect job responsibilities may not be all-inclusive and other job related responsibilities may be required.

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D