Journeyman or Master Electrician

  • ReVision Energy
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Oct 23, 2018
Full time Construction Electrical Installation-Maint-Repair Skilled Labor

Job Description

ReVision Energy is a 100% Employee Owned, mission driven, full-service design, engineering, and installation company with an unmatched depth of experience in Northern New England.  Our company has been ranked #1 in New England for rooftop solar installation and our work has been featured in industry magazines such as Solar Pro. 

Since our founding in 2003ReVision has grown from two guys in a garage to more than 200 employees across six locations. Our success is centered around a hiring philosophy of attracting exceptional, self-motivated individuals and empowering them to be the best professionals in the industry.  

Our Portland, ME location is currently looking to grow their team by adding an Electrician to the Operations team.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

The Journeyman or Master Electrician is a part of the solar installation team responsible for the highest quality installation of solar electric and solar hot water systems for our clients. In addition to the general responsibilities as a member of the install crew, and together with the Master Electrician, the Journeyman oversees the electrical portions of the installation including wiring, grounding, interconnection as well as permitting and inspections.  Together with the engineering department and other licensed electricians, the Master is responsible for ensuring compliance with the Electric Code (NEC) as well as industry and company best 

Role and Responsibilities

  • Assist the Lead Installer/Project Manager, if separate, with quality solar PV installations including the installation of racking, modules, inverter, combiner boxes, grounding etc.
  • Perform system commissioning and function checks
  • Under the supervision of the Master Electrician, review system and interconnection design for adherence to Electrical Code (NEC) and industry best practice
  • Attend electrical inspections as needed on behalf of the company
  • Together with the Master Electrician, supervise and assist in the training of Apprentice electricians 
  • Help to ensure all necessary materials and tools arrive to the job site
  • Assist with overall crew & job site safety
  • Assist with staging and packing materials and tools and load vans
  • Assist with general site preparation and clean up
  • Participate in regular safety trainings
  • Assist with completion of installation reports and commissioning reports
  • Help to maintain tools and trucks in excellent condition.
  • Remain up to date on Code requirements, hardware options, and industry best practices through CE, industry conferences, trade groups, magazines, etc.

Critical Skills

  • Journeyman or Master Electrician license and at least 1 years of related experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of the NEC as it relates to the installation of solar electric systems in a variety of applications and interconnection scenarios.
  • Competence in design of PV systems including electrical wire sizing, conduit sizing, installation methods, conduit bending, etc.
  • Familiarity with available equipment
  • Basic competence with Computer including Excel, Word, e mail and web based applications
  • Good at problem solving and working with tools
  • Excellent teamwork skills – ability to foster a positive team environmen
  • Highly organized & have ability to multi-task and set priorities
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with others
  • Ability to succeed in a fast paced, community environment
  • Safety – must be comfortable enforcing safety rules with everyone; including supervisors, customers, and co-workers 
  • Efficiency – able to produce significant output with minimal waste 
  • Teamwork – reaches out to peers and cooperates with supervisors to establish collaborative working relationships 
  • High Standards – expects personal performance to be nothing short of the best 
  • Code of Conduct – you will be a guest at our customer’s home and are expected to act accordingly, you will sign and live up to our Code of Conduct 
  • Flexibility – adjusts quickly to changing priorities and conditions. Copes with change 
  • Proactivity – acts without being told what to do. Brings new ideas to the process and procedures

Required Licenses or Additional Qualifications

  • OSHA 10 hour preferred
  • Must have previous experience working in construction and carpentry, preferably roof work
  • NABCEP certification prefered
  • Other PV manufacturer certification/training
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Comfortably able to lift 40lbs, climb ladders, work with tools, work in crawl spaces, and work on high roof tops in varying hot and cold temperatures