Journeyman Electrician

Application Deadline: 2023-02-07
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Job Summary
In coordination with the Senior Electrician, performs electrical work in constructing, installing, maintaining, and repairing various electrical wiring systems, electrical controls, and electrical machinery and equipment.
Essential Duties
Establishes safety procedures for troubleshooting high voltage, as required.

Provides maintenance inspection and repair on generators and transformers.

Works with contractors and builders in the proper installation of new electrical systems; updates electrical prints for new and existing facilities.

Establishes a preventative electrical maintenance program.

Installs and maintains heating equipment, air conditioners, and ventilating systems.

Maintains and repairs electrical power and lighting lines such as plugs, outlets, switches, wiring, and other related electrical devices.

Assists other county electricians in performance of electrical duties at various county sites, as required.

Operates standard electrical test equipment and other related electrical equipment.

Designs and performs layout for plans on the job site as needed.

Installs electrical systems and service, including minor remodeling.

Maintains electrical equipment on HVAC.

Repairs electrical power and lighting circuits.

Performs testing of lighting fixtures and other related electrical devices.

Performs electrical work associated with traffic signals, including installing, testing and calibrating control units.

Complies with the National Electrical Code, State Code, and Local Code.

Performs related functions as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications Required
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or equivalent, plus four to six years electrical apprenticeship or experience as a journeyman electrician; or any combination of education, training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications:
Must pass code examination
Valid Wisconsin Driver’s License
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of methods, materials and tools used in the installation, maintenance, repair and testing of electrical equipment and systems.

Knowledge of the provisions of the National Electrical Code, federal, state and local safety regulations.

Knowledge of heating and/or cooling systems.

Knowledge of gas and oil fired boilers, steam, water, electrical, and combinations.

Ability to diagnose and correct electrical power, communications, lighting failures, and heating and air conditioning equipment.

Ability to design layouts of electrical systems for new replacement equipment.

Ability to read and interpret blueprints and other technical specifications.

Ability to work establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationships.

Ability to repair and test electrical equipment and systems.

Ability to work off of ladders.

Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Ability to work the required hours of the position.

Deadline Note: