Sample Electrician Job Description

Job Description

[Company X] is looking for a skilled electrician to join our team and help power our new facility from the ground up. The electrician will work alongside several other contractors in the construction of [Company X]’s new production space, including plumbers, builders, painters, carpenters, and more. The ideal candidate will have experience working on construction sites, an intimate working knowledge of OSHA safety standards, and a passion for renewable energy sources.

Objectives of this Role

  • Install, upgrade, and maintain all on-site electrical components, in compliance with provided specifications
  • Ensure optimal functioning of all electrical systems and equipment
  • Adhere to electrical codes and OSHA safety standards
  • Comply with all pertinent building codes and regulations
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical problems and make necessary repairs and in a timely manner

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Install, calibrate, maintain, and upgrade all wiring, lighting, and electrical control systems in a facility to proper standards and specifications
  • Perform routine testing of electrical systems and equipment, repairing and replacing, as necessary
  • Document all appropriate servicing information and repairs
  • Read and understand technical electrical blueprints and site diagrams
  • Coordinate timelines with other contractors, and perform all work on-schedule

Skills and Qualifications

  • Valid electrician’s license (see your state’s specific requirements)
  • Certificate of electrician trade or technical school program
  • Completion of electrician apprenticeship
  • Experience working on construction sites
  • Ability to stand for long periods at a time and carry up to 50 pounds

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Strong mechanical aptitude