Electrician

Bridgeport, CT, USA
Fairfield County Fairfield County Fairfield County Fairfield County , Connecticut Connecticut Connecticut Connecticut , United States United States United States United States
negotiable Expired 1 year ago
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JOB DETAIL

Summary

Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures related to solar photovoltaic (PV) system installations on roofs or other structures in compliance with relevant codes, site assessment and schematics. May include measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules.

Essential Job Functions

Determine causes of operating errors and decide what to do about it
Repair machines or systems using the needed tools
Install equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications
Perform routine maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed
Conduct tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance
Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes
Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, inverters, PV panels or other components
Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system
Use a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, or test lamps
Inspect electrical systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes
Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring or equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes
Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem
Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous
Maintain current state E-1 electrician’s license and any other licenses or certifications needed to meet governmental regulations
Place conduit, pipes, or tubing, inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes
Direct or train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures
Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools
Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.
Assemble, install, test, or maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools
Work from ladders, scaffolds, or roofs to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
Follow organization policies and procedures including OSHA requirements; Complete OSHA training as required
Attend organization, safety and other training and meetings as required
Competencies

Possess the ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
Ability to manage one’s own time and the time of others
Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
Understand written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
Make decisions and solving problems
Communicate with supervisors, peers, or subordinates
Use interpersonal communication techniques
Plan and organize work

Education/Experience

Experience in reading blueprints, a tape measure and technical drawings
Experience in bending tubing or conduit and fabricating, assembling and disassembling manufactured products by hand
Must be able to understand service or repair manuals
Experience in evaluating information to determine compliance with standards
Inspect electrical installation for code conformance
Experience in performing safety inspections in construction or resource extraction settings and industrial, manufacturing or repair settings
Computer aided design CAD software
Use of SmartDraw software, One Mile Up Panel Planner, Socrates Contractor’s Library, and Project Management software
Use of Craftsman CD Estimator
Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen
Must possess a current and valid state driver’s license and a clean driving record

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold)
Must be able to distinguish colors
Must be willing and able to climb ladders, scaffolding, stairs or utility/telephone poles and work on rooftops of multi-level buildings as well as within confined spaces such as attics
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
Must be able to lift 70lbs
The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Fairfield County Fairfield County Fairfield County Fairfield County , Connecticut Connecticut Connecticut Connecticut , United States United States United States United States

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