The primary purpose of the Sr. Electrician is to take the lead in maintaining primary and secondary electrical systems in the facility. Installs, tests, repairs and replaces lights and power circuitry, electrical and electronic equipment, alarm systems and electric motors, machinery and appliances. Ensures work is done in compliance with local, state and national codes. Directs other mechanics and helpers.
Technical school diploma or equivalent level of knowledge plus a minimum of seven (7) years of progressively more responsible experience as an electrician, at least five (5) years of which shall have involved taking the lead in the installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems. Thorough knowledge of local, state and national codes. Required to work under OSHA, Occupation and Health Safety Standard, Nominal and High Voltage Standard 29 CFR from Article 1910.303 to 1910.303h. Required to have or receive within six (6) months of the hire date The State Journeyman Certificate. Must have a valid driver’s license. High voltage experience is a plus. A New Jersey State approved Electrical License is preferred for this position.
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