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Licensed Electrician

Company: The Weitz Company / Contrack Watts, Inc.
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:

The Weitz Company is seeking a Licensed Electrician to be located on a project site in Des Moines, IA. The states that reciprocate with Iowa are: Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin. The rate of pay will be $35.00 for Journeyman License Electricians with $100.00 a day of per diem. If interested, you can send your resume to or call 225-202-7208.What We Offer:

  • Competitive Pay and Benefits
  • Strong Company and Safety Culture
  • Training Opportunities
  • Other Benefits, if applicableWhat You'll Do:
    • Install raceways, conduit and cable trays
    • Terminate motors and motor controls
    • Pull wire and cable
    • Install and terminate transformers, buss duct, switchgear, and motor control centers
    • Maintain quality sign-off sheets and customer approval sheets
    • Read and interpret all applicable codes, drawings, schematics, sketches, and specifications related to assigned work
    • Complete work safely and efficiently, while upholding quality requirements
    • Perform other duties as assignedWhat We're Looking For:To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each previously stated duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below represent the knowledge, skills, and ability necessary to succeed in this role.
      • Education: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.
      • Experience: A valid Class A or B license from the State of Iowa.
      • Skills: The candidate must have the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide units of measure. Ability to make complex cuts not to waste material, and figure out complex forming systems. Training and complying with all safety rules, and performing without constant supervision are also requirements of this position.
      • Language Skills: A qualified candidate must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints and specifications, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Candidate must also be able to write routine correspondence and speak effectively with customers and co-workers.Physical Demands:While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to bend, sit, stand and walk on uneven ground; use hands to manipulate objects, tools or controls; frequently make repetitive reaching and other movements with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee frequently is required to speak and listen and must regularly lift and/or move materials. Specific vision abilities include close vision and ability to adjust focus. This list is to be considered general and not all-inclusive. The Company reserves the right to change or modify, consistent with business necessity. Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee must wear all company or project required personal protective equipment (PPE), regularly work in outside weather conditions, be aware of close moving mechanical parts, and perform in high, precarious places. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employee must also be able to work scheduled/ unscheduled overtime, per the needs of the project (weekends and holidays included).Visa sponsorship is not available for this position at this time. The Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment (minorities, females, veterans, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected categories in accordance with state and federal laws). The Company is a drug and alcohol free workplace and background checks are required if applicable. Click here to review our Privacy Notice. #MC1

Keywords: The Weitz Company / Contrack Watts, Inc., Des Moines , Licensed Electrician, Professions , Des Moines, Iowa

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