The Industrial Company Electrician Craftsman in Hereford, Texas
Location: Hereford, TX, US
Date: Mar 13, 2018
TIC - The Industrial Company is a direct-hire, heavy industrial contractor providing world-class construction expertise in the areas of Power, Mining/Minerals Processing, Oil/Gas/Chemical, Renewable Energy, and Food & Beverage. Our financial stability, broad range of specialized capabilities and outstanding performance record make TIC the contractor of choice for heavy industrial construction. Our unique company culture of craft professionals who are Powered by People©, include an outstanding safety environment where “Nobody Gets Hurt”, with mutually developed career plans for your success. We have a work hard, play hard attitude and meaningful involvement in local communities.
TIC – The Industrial Company is seeking Electrician Craftsman
Position Summary: Plan, lay-out, install, test and repair wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, motors, equipment and control systems in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes and industry standards. Work in other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by project supervision.
Use effective verbal and written communication skills. Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately.
Plan, diagram and lay-out for electrician's work.
Read and understand plans and specifications, including one line diagrams, cable and conduit schedules, ladder diagrams, and loop diagrams Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions. Must be able to differentiate colors of wires.
With regard to that portion of the work assigned, develop complete understanding of contract plans and specifications; and plan, lay-out, installation and/or repair wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus and control equipment in accordance with those plans and specifications.
Examine/inspect field conditions and identify problems, inaccuracies, and cost saving measures that arise or that may be encountered. Take corrective actions as needed.
Inspect subordinate's work for compliance with the NEC, contract plans and specifications, and point out deficiencies and explain and take any corrective action needed.
Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Observe functioning of installed equipment or systems to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds or more.
Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas. Full range of motion and flexibility.
Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions.
Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate or minimize hazards.
Use appropriate hand (i.e. drill, screwdriver) and power tools (i.e. pipe threader, conduit bender) to properly measure, cut, assemble and install electrical conduits; weld supports; install cable and duct banks; make terminations in accordance with required color codes and other specifications; pull wire through conduit; connect wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment; install control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays and circuit-breaker panels; install grounding leads; splice wire by stripping insulation from terminal leads, twist or solder wire together and apply tape or terminal caps; work with high and low voltage systems; test and start up systems; test continuity of circuits to insure electrical compatibility and safety of components, using testing instruments, such as ohmmeter, battery and buzzer, and oscilloscope; and install all other related items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications.
Understand and respond appropriately to all safety hazards and warning devices (i.e. back-up alarms, smell of smoke, different colored warning tags, warning sirens).
Understand and implement lockout/tagout procedures in a safe manner.
Produce quality work, meeting requirements of NEC, plans, specifications and industry standards.
Be motivated and work productively.
Perform all other job related duties as requested by supervisor.
Perform all other actions necessary to accomplish the foregoing essential job functions.
Coordinate work with other crafts and co-workers on the job.
Job Requirements and Qualifications:
Education, Experience or Formal Training:
Must have working knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC).
Should have all necessary licenses for the jurisdiction in which the work is to be performed.
In addition, must have all necessary tools (see Electrician tool list).
Ability to work in conditions common to a construction site including but not limited to rain, sleet, snow, dust, mud, heat, sun, cold, noise.
Ability to work irregular hours, weekends, and holidays.
Ability to work up to a 12-hour shift.
Ability to lift a maximum of 50 pounds.
Climb and maintain balance on formwork, steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas. Possess full range of motion and flexibility.
The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Skills Required for a Journeyman
Use appropriate hand (i.e. drill, screwdriver) and power tools (i.e. pipe threader, conduit bender) to properly measure, cut, assemble and install electrical conduits
Install cable and duct banks
Make terminations in accordance with required color codes and other specifications
Pull wire through conduit; connect wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment
Install control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays and circuit breaker panels
Install grounding leads
Splice wire by stripping insulation from terminal leads, twist or solder wire together and apply tape or terminal caps
Work with high and low voltage systems
Test and start up systems
Test continuity of circuits to insure electrical compatibility and safety of components, using testing instruments, such as ohmmeter, battery and buzzer, and oscilloscope
Install all other related items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications.
TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, veterans and the disabled to apply.TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans and the disabled to apply.
Posting Notes: Hereford ||Texas (US-TX) ||United States (US)
Nearest Major Market: Amarillo