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2nd-4th Year Electrical Apprentice

Company: Aerotek
Location: Newport News
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Job Description:

**APPRENTICE JOB DESCRIPTION**+ An Electrician Apprentice shall assist electricians to safely install electrical equipment and systems in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, current electrical and building codes, and adhere to industry standards.+ Understand and always follow company and job site safety policies and procedures.+ Learn to safely use hand and power tools, ladders, and construction equipment.+ Learn to confidently read and interrupt blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.+ Install and mount electrical controls, devices, panels, sensors, and components.+ Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using multimeters and testing devices.+ Assist in diagnosing malfunctioning systems, apparatuses, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.+ Must have reliable transportation to the office or job site each day.+ Must be willing to submit to pre-employment, random, and post-accident drug tests.+ Must be willing to submit to background checks for government contracts.+ Must be able to work for long periods (hours) without texting or being on personal cell phone+ Work continuously at smoke-free facilities such as hospitals and government facilities**JOB SITES AND TRANSPORTATION**Bay Electric Co. services the entire Hampton Roads area, some of Central Virginia (Richmond area) and sometimes has projects in Northern Virginia, where company paid overnight stays maybe required.+ Every apprentice is responsible for their own transportation to and from the Bay Electric Co. office or job site each day. Carpooling with other employees is sometimes an option.**EDUCATION**+ High School Diploma or GED required.+ Strong math skills are required (Geometry, Algebra 1 and/or Algebra II)**SOFT SKILLS**+ Must have initiative to think ahead to plan workdays in advance+ Arrive to work on-time, daily+ Maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic helping others+ Ability to multitask and stay organized different work environments+ Interact positively with customers and the general public**PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS**+ Must be able to lift to 60-lbs. independently+ Apprentice and electrician daily duties include physical labor such digging, carrying/moving materials on job sites, cleaning up job site debris, climbing ladders, installing conduit, pulling wires in conduit, installing lights, installing wiring devices (receptacles & light switches), crawling in attic & under houses, rigging, climbing stairs, etc.**COMPENSATION**+ _Very competitive pay_ , based on experience, training and certifications.+ Paid holidays and vacation (accrued)+ Employee Health/Dental/Vison Insurance+ Company matched 401K Retirement Plan+ Company Vehicle/Gas Card for qualified candidates+ Company paid life insurance, dental insurance, and vision insurance**APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT**Bay Electric Co., Inc. considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran in accordance with federal law. In addition, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment.**About Aerotek:**We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing - Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Aerotek, Newport News , 2nd-4th Year Electrical Apprentice, Other , Newport News, Virginia

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