Electrician Job Description

Electricians fit, service and fix electrical equipment, circuits, machinery and wiring.

Electrician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Electrician to join our team.


  • Maintaining current electrician’s license or identification card to meet governmental regulations;
  • Assisting with troubleshooting electrical components, wiring diagrams, transformers, motors, panels, and circuit;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Troubleshoot electrical issues using appropriate of testing devices;
  • You will perform electrical installations of a commercial nature;
  • Repairs, maintains and overhauls equipment, control panels, building structures and machinery. Works with or directs outside contractors, as required;
  • Ability to write routine reports;
  • Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures;
  • Knows, understands and follows all aspects of Imerys Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems (HSEQ);
  • May be required to work any or all days of the week or overtime in accordance with production and maintenance schedules;
  • Testing electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment;
  • Performs other related duties as assigned;
  • Panel wiring;
  • Must be able to climb ladders up to 20 feet and on top of equipment, in a safe manner, when needed;
  • Lifting requirements range from 30-100# occasionally.


  • Ability to follow electrical code manuals to install and repair electrical systems;
  • Valid driver’s license;
  • 5+ years experience for Journeymen;
  • OSHA a plus or will be provided;
  • Able to handle more than one responsibility at a time;
  • Ability to read layouts and schematics;
  • May be required to lift up to 50 pounds;
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship;
  • Working knowledge of physical plant safety programs and shall be able to demonstrate understanding of fire life safety procedures and requirements;
  • Ability to work in confined spaces, use full range of motions, and work in awkward positions;
  • Requires constant standing, the ability to climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl in order to access machinery;
  • Proficiency in performing and reporting out on assigned PM’s on equipment and systems;
  • Perform all classification related duties as assigned;
  • Completion of 18 semester hours of coursework in electricity or electrical maintenance at a recognized trade school preferred;
  • Ability to install and align motors and gearboxes.