Electrical Maintenance Electrician needed in Antarctica!

Durham, North Carolina


Electrical Job Number:
J0014f914
 
Primary Location:
Durham, North Carolina
 
Positions:
Electrician/Installation; Electrician/Service
 
Sector:
Commercial/Industrial
 
Required Overnight Travel:
0%
 
Shift:
First Shift
 
Job Description:
Supports the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC) and the National Science Foundation’s United States Antarctic Program. ASC Electricians will perform maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Electrical Foreman. Tasking will be based on an individual’s experience and departmental labor needs. GENERAL DUTIES (not all-inclusive): Participates in safe workplace program, ensuring safety is the highest priority in the workplace. ? Accomplishes maintenance and construction work under the supervision of the Electrical Foreman. ? Performs installation of branch circuits, power distribution wiring, electrical equipment, fixtures, and conduit according to the National Electric Code (NEC). ? Troubleshoots and repairs existing electrical systems, equipment, and fixtures. ? Performs scheduled Preventative Maintenance of electrical systems and equipment. ? Responds to afterhours emergency calls for repairs and service on a rotational duty schedule. ? Advises the Electrician Foreman on job progress and material/labor requirements. ? Accomplishes tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams. ? Completes accurate and thorough documentation of work performed and processes involved. ? Works outside in extreme cold weather and environmentally challenging conditions. ? Adheres to ASC Electrical Safety Program and strives to promote electrical safety throughout the United States Antarctic Program. ? Identifies unsafe conditions and/or NEC violations and reports them to the Electrician Foreman. ? Works directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking. ? Uses computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications. ? May deploy to remote field camps for periods of days or weeks, sleeping in a tent in potentially adverse weather conditions. ? Performs other duties as required or assigned. REQUIREMENTS: ? High School diploma or equivalent is required. ? U.S. Vehicle Operators License required. A current Journeyman or Master Electrician license, or your jurisdictions equivalent, is required. ? Thorough knowledge of the National Electrical Code and of the principles of electricity. ? Minimum four years (8,000 Hours) of documented experience in all phases of electrical work, including rough wiring, power distribution wiring, wiring of electrical equipment and fixtures, and installation of conduit is required. ? Experience with or certification on NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace is desired. ? Experience in repair and maintenance of electrical motors, transformers and other electrical equipment is required. ? Experience in repair and maintenance of airfield lighting and/or heat tracing of outdoor insulated piping is preferred. ? Ability to diagnose electrical issues and to maintain, adjust, repair, and replace electrical systems and components. ? The ability to read design drawings and wiring diagrams is required. ? Experience working up to 480 volts is required; Experience working with voltages up to 4160 volts is desired. ? Experience in construction and maintenance of commercial and/or industrial facilities is preferred. ? Must be willing and able to perform physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of equipment, crawling, and to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. ? Must be able to use sound judgment and possess solid decision making ability to quickly, safely and effectively solve problems. ? Must be able to pro-actively identify job hazards and communicate those hazards effectively. ? Must have computer experience and be able to learn and utilize work order and timesheet software programs. ? Must successfully complete the physical, dental and psychological (if applicable) examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica ? Ability to communicate effectively with others and get along well with co-workers, grantees and other community members. ? Must participate in community programs, such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (cleaning-up around the station), recycling efforts and safety objectives. ? Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required. ? US citizenship or Permanent US Resident status is required. We are an equal opportunity employer and 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. PAE is a drug free workplace.
Electrical Job Number: J0014f914
 
Primary Location:  Durham, North Carolina
 
Positions: Electrician/Installation; Electrician/Service
 
Sector: Commercial/Industrial
 
Required Overnight Travel: 0%
 
Shift: First Shift
 
Job Description: Supports the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC) and the National Science Foundation’s United States Antarctic Program. ASC Electricians will perform maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Electrical Foreman. Tasking will be based on an individual’s experience and departmental labor needs. GENERAL DUTIES (not all-inclusive): Participates in safe workplace program, ensuring safety is the highest priority in the workplace. ? Accomplishes maintenance and construction work under the supervision of the Electrical Foreman. ? Performs installation of branch circuits, power distribution wiring, electrical equipment, fixtures, and conduit according to the National Electric Code (NEC). ? Troubleshoots and repairs existing electrical systems, equipment, and fixtures. ? Performs scheduled Preventative Maintenance of electrical systems and equipment. ? Responds to afterhours emergency calls for repairs and service on a rotational duty schedule. ? Advises the Electrician Foreman on job progress and material/labor requirements. ? Accomplishes tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams. ? Completes accurate and thorough documentation of work performed and processes involved. ? Works outside in extreme cold weather and environmentally challenging conditions. ? Adheres to ASC Electrical Safety Program and strives to promote electrical safety throughout the United States Antarctic Program. ? Identifies unsafe conditions and/or NEC violations and reports them to the Electrician Foreman. ? Works directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking. ? Uses computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications. ? May deploy to remote field camps for periods of days or weeks, sleeping in a tent in potentially adverse weather conditions. ? Performs other duties as required or assigned. REQUIREMENTS: ? High School diploma or equivalent is required. ? U.S. Vehicle Operators License required. A current Journeyman or Master Electrician license, or your jurisdictions equivalent, is required. ? Thorough knowledge of the National Electrical Code and of the principles of electricity. ? Minimum four years (8,000 Hours) of documented experience in all phases of electrical work, including rough wiring, power distribution wiring, wiring of electrical equipment and fixtures, and installation of conduit is required. ? Experience with or certification on NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace is desired. ? Experience in repair and maintenance of electrical motors, transformers and other electrical equipment is required. ? Experience in repair and maintenance of airfield lighting and/or heat tracing of outdoor insulated piping is preferred. ? Ability to diagnose electrical issues and to maintain, adjust, repair, and replace electrical systems and components. ? The ability to read design drawings and wiring diagrams is required. ? Experience working up to 480 volts is required; Experience working with voltages up to 4160 volts is desired. ? Experience in construction and maintenance of commercial and/or industrial facilities is preferred. ? Must be willing and able to perform physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of equipment, crawling, and to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. ? Must be able to use sound judgment and possess solid decision making ability to quickly, safely and effectively solve problems. ? Must be able to pro-actively identify job hazards and communicate those hazards effectively. ? Must have computer experience and be able to learn and utilize work order and timesheet software programs. ? Must successfully complete the physical, dental and psychological (if applicable) examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica ? Ability to communicate effectively with others and get along well with co-workers, grantees and other community members. ? Must participate in community programs, such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (cleaning-up around the station), recycling efforts and safety objectives. ? Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required. ? US citizenship or Permanent US Resident status is required. We are an equal opportunity employer and 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. PAE is a drug free workplace.
 

Preferred Skills and Education


Minimum Experience Required:
Mid-Career (5-10 years)
Minimum Education Required:
High School Diploma
Certifications:
Apprentice Electrician License; Journeyman Electrician License; Master Electrician License
 
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