Electrician

Kenner, LA

Posted: 10/13/2020 Industry: None Job Number: 48880

Job Description

FTS is seeking an electrician to work in a manufacturing facility in the New Orleans area. Licensed electricians preferred.

Job Summary:
The Electrician will install and maintain the electrical wiring, fixtures, and systems in buildings.
Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Installs and repairs electrical wiring, systems, and fixtures in buildings.
  • Installs conduits and pipes to house electrical wires and cables.
  • Ensures piping complies with electrical codes.
  • Installs circuit breakers and other electrical hardware and connects wiring to them.
  • Connects electrical systems to powerlines to provide electricity to the building.
  • Tests electrical systems to ensure proper installation and operation.
  • Inspects electrical systems to determine whether repairs are needed.
  • Replaces conduit and wiring as needed.
  • Replaces circuit breakers as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical systems and wiring.
  • Ability to use hand tools and power tools.
  • Proficient in the use of test meters and other diagnostic equipment.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of a formal apprenticeship and valid electrician s license preferred.
Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to see color to discern color-coded wiring.
  • Prolonged periods standing, kneeling, bending, and climbing ladders or scaffolding.
  • Must be physically capable of pulling wires and cables through conduits.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time.

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