• Electrical Licensed Journeyman

    Job Locations US-TX-Childress
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(10/18/2018 12:27 PM)
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  • Overview

    Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

    Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

    It all starts with our exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" 38 times regionally over the past decade…

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    Provides skilled craftsmanship for maintenance and installation of electrical systems.





    1. Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools
    2. Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components
    3. Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system
    4. Installs, repairs, and maintains motors, transformers, generators, lights, appliances, circuits, wiring, and other electrical system equipment and components in compliance with electrical codes, standards, and regulations
    5. Studies plans, drawings, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirement and sequence of repairs and/or installations
    6. Repairs and maintains high voltage systems
    7. Organizes work by receiving and studying work orders; gathering tools and supplies
    8. Reading prints, layout work and installing new service
    9. Repairs electrical problems by replacing faulty parts and components
    10. Maintains electrical systems by conducting system tests; completing preventive maintenance requirements
    11. Keeps supplies ready by placing orders
    12. Maintains safe work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with codes
    13. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications
    14. Accomplishes maintenance and organization mission by completing related results as needed
    15. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
    16. All other duties as assigned


    1. Must be able to speak and understand English, ability to speak Spanish is a plus
    2. Requires some ability to read plans
    3. Ability to work effectively with a variety of internal and external constituencies from varied and diverse backgrounds, including line and executive staff, person representing industry, corporate, government, and community based organizations
    4. Able to adapt communication style to the speaker and possess a high degree of active listing skills
    5. Must demonstrate emotional intelligence; being aware of the motions of self and others
    6. Must be able to operate equipment such as: table saws, radial arm saws, belt & disc sanders, drill presses, fall protection equipment, rigging and form systems
    7. Strong teamwork orientation
    8. Positive attitude and professional customer service skills
    9. Detail orientation



    Lead team members by example in:

    1. Resourcefulness
    2. Self-starting work habits
    3. Problem solving based on information and sound judgment
    4. Provide work direction and oversight to Electrical Apprentice and Helpers




    1. High school diploma or GED is required
    2. Trade or technical school certification/diploma is required
    3. Apprentice aptitude test is required
    4. Union specific training is required
    5. Project specific/Mortenson training is required
    6. Minimum two years of related experience
    7. Current driver’s license
    8. Cooperate with others when in a team environment
    9. Accept direction from supervisors
    10. Follow work rules and procedures
    11. Punctual and consistent attendance
    12. Must hold current Journeyman Electrician

    13. Must be able to pass background investigation

    14. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screening  



    Preferred Journeyman Electrician License in one of the following states:

    Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota,  Wyoming, and Florda.


    All team members are expected to be in alignment with and contribute to the Mortenson Construction values and ethical standards as stated in the Mortenson Code of Ethics and Business Conduct.


    All team members are responsible to understand and abide by the procedures and practices outlined in the Mortenson Operations Manual.


    All team members are responsible for supporting an inclusive work environment and all affirmative action and employment related goals and requirements.

    Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer. EEO is the Law 


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