Helix Electric is currently hiring Licensed Journeyman Electricians to join our team in Reno, NV, the successful electrician will be part of a production driven team, performing electrical installations and troubleshooting. This position will perform all phases of electrical, candidates must take extreme pride in their work and be proficient and up to date with the NEC code.
Helix Electric, the largest non-union electrical contractor in Nevada and considered of the most successful electrical contracting companies in the nation. Helix has expertise with projects in virtually every field of Electrical Construction - Design/Build Services, Commercial Developments, Multi-Family, Mix-Use, and Industrial, as well as Government, Institutional, Communications and Utility projects. We possess world-class technical experts who maintain vital long-term relationships and a high level of credibility with general contractors, utility and power user customers we serve.
Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Responsible for assembly, installation, maintenance and testing of electrical equipment and wiring systems in commercial settings
Prepares work area for installation of equipment
Installs or helps install electrical components
Connects wiring and equipment as per code and job specification
Operates equipment only if trained and certified to operate. (Note: Powder activated tools, and JLG lifts and other operations that may require certification and training before operating).
Sets up and operates tools such as hydraulic benders, power threaders, power pullers and cable vacuum systems.
Be able to read blueprints and electrical drawings and install as specified
Verify dimensions, alignments and clearances per drawings or plans
Secure and lock up equipment after use
Journeyman Trade Certification in a related construction trade will be considered highly desirable
Excellent working knowledge of the NEC Codes
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Job requires working in all elements, depending on job location, time of year, heat, cold, rain
Wear PPE (hard hat, safety glasses at all times), respirator when required
Able to work 8 -10 hours per day, 40 hours per week, overtime as required and night shifts
Includes crawling, standing, stooping, bending, crouching, kneeling, sitting, reaching
Able to routinely lift heavy objects in excess of 50 pounds, pushing and pulling of objects is required with repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers
Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of the job
A Full-Time Stable Career Opportunity offering Competitive wages
Medical 100% Employer paid options with HAS contributions plus buy up options, Dental, Vision
Life and AD&D coverage 100% employer paid with buy up options
Rich 401K Contributions with aggressive vested schedule
Vacation, Sick, and Holiday pay
Voluntary benefits and additional benefits extensive offerings
Helix Electric is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran. Diverse employees/candidates are encouraged to respond. Helix Electric is committed to developing and maintaining a workplace which reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled/VEVRAA Federal Contract.