VIP Staffing

Journeyman Electrician/Industrial

Location: HOCKLEY, TX

Post Date: 04/06/2007

Journeyman Electrician


Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Install & maintain PLC’s, 480V power, 120V control circuits, transformers & motors, electronic controls by following electrical drawings and using test instruments

  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems and industrial equipment such as motors, starters, relays, solid state circuitry electro-mechanical components, AC and DC solid state drives or PLCs.

  • Perform preventive maintenance inspections and testing of various electrical systems (including power distribution equipment).

  • Interpret and work from electrical drawings, schematics, wiring diagrams, code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.

  • Quickly repair electrical failures and replace parts where production time is frequently affected.

  • Correct wiring and connections on machinery controls where incorrect applications could cause damage and hazardous conditions.

  • Fabricate, install and/or run conduit, 3-Phase work, motor terminations, control and instrument troubleshooting and panel work.

  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components.

  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance.

  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors.

  • Test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.

  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices.

  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records.

  • May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.

  • Size and install electrical circuits including panels, wire size and type, conduit, protective devices, switches, and related equipment needed to comply with the NEC.

    Job Requirements:.

  • Valid Journeyman Electrician license issued by a state regulatory agency.

  • Knowledge of and ability to interpret the NEC Code Book.

  • Proficient in fundamentals of lockout/tagout.

  • Able to understand a project request from upper management, lay it out, determine and order materials needed and be responsible for successful completion and start-up.

  • Experience with AC & DC motors & drives.

  • Experienced in performing preventive maintenance tasks, taking corrective action for repairs, and be knowledgeable in electrical equipment installations.

  • Ability to read electrical diagrams, schematics and blueprints.



This is a Direct Hire position located in Hockley, Texas. This position pays $25.00 an hour.


Interested applicants please send resume to or contact Raquel Morales at 713-467-2662


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