The Building People Electrician II in Charleston, South Carolina

Description/Job Summary

Currently, The Building People, LLC, has a position open for a full-time Electrician II. The Electrician will perform a variety of electrical trade functions such as the installation, maintenance, or repair of equipment for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy. Work includes the following: installing or repairing any of a variety of electrical equipment such as generators, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit systems, or other transmission equipment; working from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications, locating and diagnosing trouble in the electrical system or equipment; working standard computations relating to load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment, and using a variety of electrician's hand tools and measuring and testing instruments. In general, the work of the maintenance electrician requires rounded training and experience usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.

Required Education

A minimum of a high school diploma (HSD) or equivalent is required for this position.

Required Qualifications

Listed below are required and preferred qualifications for this position.

  • Five (5) years experience performing electrical maintenance and repair of electrical systems and buildings requiring practical skill and knowledge of electrical work.

  • Applicants should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Answer after-hours emergency calls and be available to work overtime as needed

  • Must be able to manage work load on a daily basis with little supervision

  • Must be able to handle multiple projects, changing priorities and managing heavy work loads

  • Secret clearance, or the ability to obtain one, preferred but not required.

  • Federal Government experience a plus.

Physical Requirements of this position include:

  • Ability to repeatedly lift and carry objects of up to 50 lbs

  • Ability to climb and work from ladders

  • Stooping, standing, climbing and frequently lifting equipment (pump, tools, ladders) with a minimum of 50 lbs

  • Maintain professional appearance at all times

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Competitive benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Time Off