Austin Industries

  • Electrician Helper

    Job Locations US
    Requisition ID
    2018-2569
    Category
    Industrial Maintenance
  • Overview

    Location: Covestro - Baytown, TX

    Type of Work: Small Capital

    Duration: On Going

    Hours: 5/10's

    Shift: Days

    Requirements: Must have State Electrical Apprentice License and own tools.

     

     

     

    Summary: Assist electrician in the assembly, installation, testing, and maintenance of electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.  Assist in the diagnosis of malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and assist in correcting the problem.  This is accomplished by performing the following essential duties and responsibilities.  Other duties may be assigned.

     

    • Gathers tools and supplies to be used at the work site according to the instructions of the electrician.
    • Measures, cuts and bends wire and conduit, using a ruler and hand tools.
    • Drills holes for wiring, using power drill and pulls or pushes wiring through opening.
    • Trace out short circuits in wiring, using knowledge of wiring and test meter.
    • Assists in lifting, positioning or fastening objects such as wiring, conduit, and motors.
    • Performs minor repairs, such as replacing fuses, light sockets, bulbs and switches.
    • May disassemble defective electrical equipment, replace worn or defective parts and reassemble equipment.

    Responsibilities

    Supervisory Responsibilities - This position does not have any supervisory responsibility.

     

     

    Qualifications

    Qualifications - To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    Education and/or Experience - High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

     

    Language Skills - Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

     

    Mathematical Skills - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

     

    Reasoning Ability -Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

     

    Computer Skills - Computer skills are not required for this position.

     

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations - An electrical apprentice license is required or this position.  Depending on the job site, certain certificates or licenses may be required.

     

    Other Skills and Abilities - For safety reasons, it is imperative that the employee be able to read and speak fluent English.

     

    Other Qualifications - It may be necessary to travel or commute for this position.

     

    Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and may frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

     

     

    Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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