Randstad Electrical Technician in Richmond, Virginia

Electrical Technician

job details:

  • location:Richmond, VA

  • salary:$62,400 - $86,320 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services

  • reference:145170

job description

Electrical Technician

Permanent position: Industry-leading client has an immediate need for a Field Engineer located near Richmond, VA! The ideal candidate will have at least five (5) years of electrical testing experience within a commercial and industrial environment. NETA Certification is highly desired. This is a direct hire opportunity with the opportunity and relocation assistance is available. If you are local to the Richmond, VA area and are looking for a new opportunity, please apply today!

Responsibilities for the Electrical Technician

  • Inspect electrical equipment and machinery, diagnose faulty operation, and determine proper corrective action.

  • Perform reliability testing, preventative maintenance, system inspection/evaluation, troubleshooting, repairs and engineering services on power distribution systems & equipment.

  • Document and report results in such a manner as to ensure optimal system reliability.

  • Participate in technical meetings and/or meetings with the customer regarding projects.

Requirements for the Electrical Technician

  • NETA 2 or 3 Certification is highly desired.

  • Must have at least five (5) years of electrical testing and maintenance experience.

  • Ability to use megohmmeter, voltmeter, ammeter, ground locating and other electrical test equipment.

  • Testing experience on power distribution systems and equipment including low, medium and high voltage systems is preferred

Benefits

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and 401k available.

  • Overtime opportunity.

  • Per Diem available for traveling assignments.

  • Company truck and gas card

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.