Velex Journeyman Electrician in Johnston, Iowa
Velex, Inc. is hiring a Journeyman Electrician in the following area(s): Johnston, IA,US-MN (Remote), US-NE (Remote), US-SD (Remote).
Who We're Looking For:
Velex is currently looking for a Journeyman Electrician to join our growing team. The Journeyman Electrician is responsible for electrical installations, troubleshooting and maintenance through well-versed knowledge of the National Electric Code (NEC).
What You’ll Do:
Maintain, repair and install electrical systems, services and equipment
Install and layout conduit systems, various lighting systems, and basic control systems feeders
Install motor feeders and make standard motor connections
Effectively analyze blueprints for job site knowledge
Analyze upcoming tasks and anticipate equipment, procedures and training
Opportunity to lead small crews (2-5 electricians)
The Qualities You Possess:
Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
Being a team player in the truest sense, with an ability to develop and use collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals. Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals.
Excellent customer relations through utilization of effective problem-solving techniques
The Skills and Background You’ll Bring:
Demonstrate the ability to complete a job layout for projects of limited various scope and size
Enforce a safe jobsite and maintain compliance with company safety, OSHA and customer-specific safety standards
Valid Journeyman Electrician’s License
Valid US driver’s license and the ability to pass a DOT physical
Knowledge of electrical circuits and wiring and operating principles of motors
Knowledge of local electrical codes
Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and written reference material
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
Ability to perform mathematical calculations
Ability to diagnose and resolve problems
Ability to use hand and power tools
Must be able to sit, stand, kneel, or stoop for extended periods of time.
Must be physically capable of lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs (up to 80 lbs on occasion).
Must have accurate hearing, speech, vision, and color recognition.
Must be capable of working in extreme hot and cold temperatures
Travel Requirements: Must be available to travel as needed within the market and for periodic air travel
Flexible to work shift work to include maintenance window and weekends if needed
Good oral and written communications skills and the ability to speak, write and read English
Please Note: This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills and due to the changing nature of the job is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice.
This position is Non-Exempt based on the FLSA laws. Our company uses E-verify and third party background check services during the hiring process.
Velex is committed to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Velex offers quality benefits such as:
• Competitive salary • Weekly pay • Paid sick leave, holidays and accrued PTO • Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, disability, accident, critical illness and 401K • Recognition awards • State-of-the-art safety gear • A new fleet of service trucks • Industry-leading automation tools for project management • Nationwide presence with multiple training facilities across the US • Equal opportunity employer and proud employer of military veterans
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!