Service Electrician in Saint Joseph, MO at Wachter, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Wachter is currently accepting applications for Licensed Electricians to perform service and installation work in a commercial environment. Looking for a motivated self-starter who can work independently and find solutions to get jobs done. Long-term employment with an array of benefits for the right person. Pay will be based on experience. Job duties include but are not limited to:


  • Performing tasks and scheduled assignments to ensure that electrical systems are properly maintained and operating correctly
  • Working on Emergency Lighting Systems
    • Troubleshooting
    • Removing and Installing new Emergency Light fixtures and Exit Signs
    • Performing routine maintenance on Emergency Light Fixtures
    • Performing Emergency Lighting Surveys
  • Working on In-Store Lighting
    • Performing Interior Lighting Surveys
    • Working with Energy Management Systems (EMS)
    • Troubleshooting
    • Replacing Ballasts
    • Replacing Lamps
    • Repair and replace fixtures as needed
    • Completing LED Lighting upgrades
    • Cooler lighting
  • Working on 120v – 480v Electrical Systems
    • Troubleshooting Circuits and devices
    • Replacing faulty electrical devices
    • Installing new electrical circuits, devices and conduit (EMT, MC, FLEX, PVC, etc.)
  • Working on 120/208 - 277/480v Electrical Panels
    • Troubleshooting Circuits
    • Replacing Breakers including Smart Breakers as needed
    • Repair & Replace as needed
  • Communicate directly with dispatchers multiple times a day to relay ongoing site task for real time customer updates
  • Respond to emergency service calls as directed, during the day, at night and on weekends
  • Performs preventative maintenance and diagnostics on electrical systems and components according to the service agreement contracts 
  • Identifies additional chargeable opportunities including time and material work, system upgrades and service contract expansion and communicates these opportunities to the office
  • Completes service repairs, replacements, upgrades, and adjustments on electrical systems and components following issued tasking, maintenance, troubleshooting and installation instructions
  • May coordinate electrical installation with concrete contractor and excavation contractor at job sites required
  • Completes and submits electronic service orders and reports covering all aspects of each assignment and activity at the end of each job
  • Submits timesheets and other necessary information daily via an online system
  • If improper operation is due to another system or component, discusses problem with customer and/or office and advises of the best course of action
  • Participates in job site final walk and/or final completion with site management on assigned jobs

Job Requirements

  • Electrical License, as applicable by State/City/County of residence
  • Energy management system (NOVAR, Dan Foss, CPC, EMON - DMON) experience preferred but not required
  • Clean driving record
  • Scissor, Boom, Bucket lift experience as necessary for different types of installation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and customer relations skills
  • Excellent customer relations skills
  • Must be familiar with, or willing and able to learn quickly, touch screen electronics
  • Must be able to work after-hours or on-call as needed
  • Must be able to stay overnight away from immediate service area for extended periods of time if needed/as ticket volume requires


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