Maintenance Journeyman Electrician

Minnetonka, Minnesota
03 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
As the Maintenance Journeyman Electrician, you will perform safety inspections, preventative maintenance, repairs and replacements of machine tools, cranes, welding and miscellaneous equipment throughout the facility.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Maintenance Journeyman Electrician, you will:
  • Perform skilled electrical work in the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems for building & grounds
  • Troubleshoot complex PLC (Programmable Logic Control) systems
  • Install transformers, control boards, electronic circuits, coils, circuit breakers, voltage regulators, switches, fuses, and related electrical equipment
  • Troubleshoot, perform repairs, and test a variety of equipment
  • Inspect and perform cleaning and maintenance to electrical equipment
  • Review and interpret electrical blueprints, plans, and schematics and determine material lists and costs
  • Establish, perform, and document routine preventive maintenance
  • Perform machine operations as necessary
  • Evaluate processes and makes recommendations for improvements
  • Maintain inventory of spare parts necessary for operation of department equipment
  • Maintain department equipment in good operating condition
  • Observe all Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) policies and procedures, including housekeeping practices and participation in EHS meetings, investigations, and audits Perform any additional duties as assigned by Supervisor


  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Vocational certification a technical discipline with a minimum of 3 years of verifiable experience as a licensed Journeyman Electrician
  • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a State of Minnesota Journeyman Electrician license
  • Ability and willingness to work night shift
  • Ability and willingness to work 12-hour shifts

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

Provides own common hand tools
  • Web Handling Experience
  • Possesses working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics

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