13 Mar 2021
Austin
Commercial, Residential
13 Mar 2021
Austin
Commercial, Residential
13 Mar 2021
Austin
Commercial, Residential

Job Title

Apprentice Electrician

Compensation

Pay starting at $15/hour depending on experience.

Job Type

Full-time

Qualifications

    • Driver’s License (Required)

    • Electrical License (Required)

    • US work authorization (Required)

    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

    • Day Shift (Required)

    • Night Shift (Required)

 

Full Job Description

Purpose:

Currently looking for First, Second, Third and Forth Year Apprentice Electricians to join our commercial projects located in Austin, TX. Candidates must be located in the Austin area. Interested candidates must be familiar with updated NEC codes. Under general supervision of a Journeyman or Master Electrician, install, repair, maintain, and test electrical equipment and circuits performing at the safe level.

Duties, Functions and Responsibilities:

Essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.

  • Splice electrical wiring i.e., strip insulation, twist wires together, solder, tape, apply terminal caps, etc.
  • Operate electronic testing equipment.
  • Pull wire, conduit, cable, etc. Measure, cut & bend wire & conduit using rulers & hand tools.
  • Use various electrician hand tools i.e., snips, screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, etc.
  • Check/clean/service equipment, pumps, power tools, etc.
  • Read profiles and blueprints.
  • Connect wires to fixtures, equipment, generators, motors, etc. Connect power cables to equipment i.e., generators, alarm systems, lighting systems, etc.
  • Install conductors. Install wire, conduit, coaxial cable, etc.
  • Operate drills, buffers, grinders, sanders, etc. Operate various power saws, i.e., radial arm, skill, etc. Operate soldering tools.
  • Verify compliance and functionality of installations
  • Maintain workflow schedule to ensure productivity objectives are met
  • Coordinate with other trades on site
  • Responsible for keeping and maintaining a clean workspace
  • Ensure that safety is paramount on all job sites

Requirements of the Apprentice Electrician

  • Must be familiar with updated NEC codes
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • 1+ years of commercial electrical experience preferred
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Basic hand tools for apprentices, hand, and power tools for the journeyman level.
  • Experience operating power tools
  • Reliable transportation

Responsibilities – Supervisor and/or Leadership Exercised:

Not required but preferred

Supervisory and/or Leadership Functions:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Knowledge of basic electricity.
  • Knowledge of safety rules and procedures when working with energized electrical equipment.
  • Knowledge of building codes applicable to level of construction.
  • Knowledge of equipment tools and materials used in electrical maintenance and construction.
  • Skill in the use of hand tools common to the electrical trade.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and schematics.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent, plus one year experience in repair, testing, maintenance or installation of electrical systems or equipment.

One additional year of relevant work experience may substitute for one year of the required education with a maximum substitution of four years.

Licenses and Certifications Required:

Texas Apprentice Electrician License

Other appropriate licensing may be required.

 

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime

COVID-19 considerations:
Self Assessment.

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Typical start time:

7AM

Typical end time:

4PM

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

This Job Is:

A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks)

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

 

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach the employer directly. Our team ensures an efficient, detail orientated, and productive work environment with effective communication and on time delivery of tasks. We are looking for individuals who possess the ability to demonstrate these abilities in a fast paced high energy work environment.

Mathurin Electrical Contractors, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran. Diverse employees/candidates are encouraged to respond. Mathurin Electrical Contractors is committed to developing and maintaining a workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. M/F/D/V

EOE STATEMENT

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

THIS POSITION IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS.