Certified Master Electrician for Libby Asbestos Project Libby, Montana
Oversee, assist, and provide technical training and review for all electrical work as assigned, including project estimates, contractor coordination, project management, and tracking work orders. Develop, oversee and continually refine electrical preventive maintenance program. Perform safety inspections. Stay current on State and local electrical codes and changes.
The Certified Master Electrician is responsible for all site activities involving electrical issues. Candidate will insure that local utility companies (Flathead Electric, Montana U-Dig, Track Utilities, etc.) are notified prior to field construction activities, complete field investigations for underground/overhead lines for correct identification and marking, oversee electrical safety compliance by crews and manage the lock-out/tag-out program on all project sites.
As the Project Electrician you will be responsible for obtaining required permits, installing, maintaining and repairing electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, staying current on State and local electrical codes and changes and performing safety inspections. The selected candidate will be properly trained in the use of all project specific equipment.
Essential Job Functions:
- Obtain required permits in accordance with State and local codes.
- Keep training current in the use of field locate equipment.
- Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
- Repair and/or replace wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
- Test electrical systems (electrical wiring, equipment, fixtures) using ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes to ensure compatibility and safety of systems.
- Plan, layout and install electrical systems based on job specifications and current State and local codes.
- Diagnose malfunctioning systems and components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
- Ensure that lock-out/tag-out procedures are being followed.
- Candidate must have at least 5 years (10,000 hours) experience in planning, laying-out, and supervising at a journeyman level with an appropriate amount of experience in commercial, residential, industrial, and institutional wiring.
- Candidate must have at least 4 years (8,000 hours) practical experience in wiring for light, heat, and power.
- Candidate must hold a Master Electrician license.
- Candidate must show workers compensation and liability insurance.
- Must have current State Certified Electrician Certification
- Must have a current and valid driver’s license
- Must be able to pass a background check
- Ability to use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps, etc.
- Ability to climb ladders, scaffolding.
- Experience installing/stringing electrical or electronic cable or wiring.
- Ability to move or lift heavy objects.
- Ability to use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things; bend tubing or conduit, etc.