Licensed Electrician Job Description

Licensed Electrician Job Description

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Licensed electrician provides electrical maintenance, preventive maintenance, preventive maintenance diagnostic troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, and installation activities for assigned department.

Licensed Electrician Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Repairs, installs, and replaces circuit breakers, panels, disconnects, conduits, wiring, and related equipment and appliances using hand tools and testing equipment
Follow good manufacturing practices and PPE requirements
The incumbent will have experience using a variety of tools and test equipment related to the trade, and will operate heavy equipment as required
Coordinate all shut downs and repairs with supervisors and operators
Perform daily preventive maintenance functions as scheduled
Study production schedules and estimate worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment
Initiate or suggest plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals
Confer with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments
Enter all information into CMMS systems
Performs all work with adherence to National Electrical Code and safety procedures

Licensed Electrician Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Licensed Electrician

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: NABCEP

Education for Licensed Electrician

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the licensed electrician job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Bachelor's Degree in Industrial, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Education, General Education, Technical, Business, Finance, Construction, Electrician

Skills for Licensed Electrician

Desired skills for licensed electrician include:

Job site safety ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
Maintenance and repair work
Materials used in electrical installation
Network infrastructure
Installation of cat 5/6 cabling and troubleshooting
Air conditioning
Blueprint reading

Desired experience for licensed electrician includes:

Interpret and apply blueprints, schematics, maintenance manuals, and assembly instructions
Advanced understanding of Safety procedures
Flexibility and adaptability and ability to focus and pay attention to detail
Two years of trades schooling in electrical system design, refrigeration and HVAC, preferred
Must be able to climb and perform job from ladders safely
Must be able to stand during shift as the job requires

Licensed Electrician Examples


Licensed Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of licensed electrician. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for licensed electrician
  • Sweeps, vacuums, and cleans up work area after completion of job
  • Electrical maintenance and repair on processing and packaging equipment
  • Electrical maintenance and repair on all factory buildings
  • Lay out, assemble, install, repair and maintain equipment or components exposed to direct/indirect contact with electricity
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety standards are understood and practiced to ensure that all work is being completed in a safe manner
  • Work diligently to ensure all requirements of C&W Services the client are being met and adhered too
  • Perform electrical and technical inspection / repair of processing, packaging and building systems within our manufacturing environment
  • Installation of electrical, technical components and systems
  • Troubleshoot electrical, technical, PLC, and SCADA systems
  • Provide assistance and support to maintenance and production departments
Qualifications for licensed electrician
  • Minimum 2-5 years’ Experience in Electrical and Equipment Maintenance
  • Must be able to wear steel tipped shoes and other required PPE while on duty
  • State Journeyman or Maintenance Electrician Licensen
  • Ability to understand blueprints and electrical schematics
  • Coordinate and execute repairs on electrical systems for chillers, HVAC, pumps, generators
  • Heavy lifting over 50 pounds, climbing ladders, enclosed spaces

Licensed Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of licensed electrician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for licensed electrician
  • Have a working knowledge of all processing, and packaging equipment within our manufacturing environment
  • Provide mentoring for electrical and technical teams including apprenticeship program support
  • Will train and lead all employees in the areas of safety, environmental, GMP’s, and sanitation procedures
  • Must be a safe leader, and be able to coach other in all aspects of safe work
  • Ensure timely, accurate records are maintained (electrical logbook), SAP, calibration records
  • Assist in driving continuous improvement in the all areas of the factory as related to electrical services
  • Will have minor supervisory duties when other tradesman is assigned to assist in the work of the electrician
  • Installs conduit, wire, receptacles, switches, fixtures, for new/remodel projects
  • Shall have a minimum of two years’ hospital facility management experience, and a minimum of five years servicing/renovating commercial buildings
  • Minimum two years of experience working in an industrial setting
Qualifications for licensed electrician
  • Must be able to cut, fit and weld new fabrications and repairs to existing equipment
  • Must be able to set up and operate conventional, special purpose, and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts
  • Must have formal craft training certification and proven performance in the craft environment of five or more years of licensed journeyman level experience
  • Sufficient physical ability, strength, manual dexterity, and lifting ability to lift, move, or carry 50 lbs
  • This position is essential personnel
  • Must be able to perform shift work, respond to after hours emergency call-in, to work with other crafts and work in environments out of normal duties as needed

Licensed Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a licensed electrician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for licensed electrician
  • Be available, by phone, 24 hours per day (Monday through Sunday, including holidays)
  • Sign on Bonus for Qualified Licensed Journeyman
  • Requires good working knowledge of Massachusetts State Electrical Code
  • Sign on Bonus For Licensed Journeyman Electrician
  • Duties include performing electrical maintenance, installation and construction of a wide variety of equipment including industrial control systems, power distribution equipment, high voltage equipment and generators
  • Other duties include general commercial level electrical maintenance and installation in a commercial office building which may include telephone and data cabling, battery chargers, UPS's, small equipment repairs, lighting and sound systems
  • Must be able to obtain a “Special Boiler Operations” certificate for the site systems
  • Must be able to learn systems and join the emergency” On Call” process for the facility
  • Cable pulling, moving and prepping cables for pulls, working at heights
  • Operate and maintain site high voltage (13,800) electrical distribution system
Qualifications for licensed electrician
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen • Must have a clean driving record (example- no DUI in the last 5 years)
  • Must be able to install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components
  • Willing to work in conditions which are adverse (hot, dusty, cramped, wet, dirty, enclosed)
  • Must have good leadership skills “Leads by Example”
  • Must be able to multi-task with strong prioritization, scheduling and delegation abilities
  • Ability to work in a team environment as directed by the management of the Facilities Management to provide a customer-oriented service group to meet the changing needs of the University environment

Licensed Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a licensed electrician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for licensed electrician
  • Perform infrared inspections and other predictive and condition-based maintenance
  • Perform Lockout/Tagout on facilities and production equipment
  • Respond to site emergencies, power outages, conduct power restoration efforts
  • All work to be document by work order in the site Computerized Maintenance Management System (SAP)
  • Follow federal state, and local codes
  • Emergency Generator Inspection and Test
  • Consult with customers at homes and/or businesses and provide guidance on optimal smart home solutions
  • Install, Maintain and troubleshoot low-voltage and line-voltage electrical systems
  • Provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performance
  • Act as a leader in electrical safety for assigned market(s)
Qualifications for licensed electrician
  • Proven skills in customer relations, teamwork, cooperation and leadership in problem solving
  • Use and input into computerized maintenance management program or ability to learn within six months
  • Must have sufficient physical ability, strength, manual dexterity, and lifting ability
  • Must have a minimum of 7 years in the field, commercial,industrial or residential
  • Installation and testing of tele/data and CATV wiring
  • Ability to read and follow blueprints and electrical schematics

Licensed Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a licensed electrician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for licensed electrician
  • Maintain flexibility with full-time schedule, including shift assignments on weekends/evenings
  • Work cooperatively within a team to complete the installation of energy products
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical system issues
  • Replace light bulbs, light sockets, plugs, switches, outlets and extension cords
  • Supervise apprentice electrician and assist maintenance or operating engineers in the performance of duties
  • Mount electrical equipment, cut, shape and install conduit and fish wire through conduit
  • Connect switches, outlets, circuit breakers, fuse boxes and fixtures and perform related tasks
  • Perform electrical installation maintenance duties as assigned
  • Plan electrical installations from blue prints, drawings, sketches and verbal instructions
  • Determine amount of supplies and materials required, estimate costs of jobs, prepare material lists and control inventory of materials and supplies
Qualifications for licensed electrician
  • Journeyperson Red Seal Industrial with Industrial experience
  • Strong knowledge in PLC 5, RS Logic, Allen Bradley controls, Device Net, Ethernet and RS View background especially around installations and troubleshooting
  • Background knowledge in Frequency drives especially with 1336 plus and Powerflex
  • 3-5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably Food Processing
  • Must be able to work shift work (12hr), including evenings and weekends
  • Must be a team player, willing to participate and lead

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