Mercer Transportation, Co.

Driven For Success

Job Expectations of an Electrician:
Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm 

1) New and renovation construction projects – installation of the following: 

  • Service and distribution equipment, (208V & 480V) with related conduit and conductors.
  • Grounding and bonding.
  • Lighting and branch circuit devices with related conduit and conductors.
  • Connections to equipment provided by others.
  • Copper data cabling and terminations (Cat 5e/ Cat 6).
  • Fiber optic cabling installation (terminations by others).
  • Low voltage control systems.
  • Site lighting.

2) Specialty systems – installation and maintenance:

  • Gate operators and control.
  • Building access control.
  • Video surveillance system (cameras and cabling).
  • HVAC environmental control.
  • Wireless distribution system.
  • Standby generator system.
  • Facility wired network.

3) Preventative and general maintenance and repairs:

  • Periodic review of all power distribution equipment.
  • Periodic testing and replacements of life safety devices.
  • Repair and replace defective lighting, devices and/or misc. as required.
  • Assist “Specialty systems” subcontractors as may be required.

4) General Facility maintenance (as required by the MGR):

  • Complete preventative maintenance minor repair work orders such as replacing ceiling tiles, lighting fixtures, etc. to keep product quality to standard
  • Performs a variety of skilled maintenance including, but not limited to, mechanical carpentry, painting, plumbing, HVAC, electrical and other building systems to ensure safe operation and a safe building environment.
  • Completes general maintenance on equipment and vehicles i.e. oil changes, tire pressure checks.
  • Remove damaged appliances and install/replaces light fixtures, furniture, infrastructure
  • Assembles, repairs, maintains, and moves office equipment and furniture
  • Provide a great experience to each coworker with respectful communication, quality workmanship and timeliness of repair
  • Follow safe working practices and make appropriate use of related safety equipment
  • Essential functions are not all inclusive; other job duties may be assigned by leadership

Essential Skills and Experience 

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience
  • Valid Master or Journeyman electrical license in good standing.
  • Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems (120/208V & 277/480V).
  • Demonstrable ability to perform the work as outlined above (General duties and maintenance).
  • Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to follow instructions and maintain logical follow-through on all projects.
  • Ability to follow guidelines as defined in the current National Electrical Code and other life safety codes.
  • Efficiently answer and respond to questions regarding projects and resolve most minor maintenance issues without supervision.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, high volume environment and ensure department and company goals and deadlines are met on schedule and efficiently.
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent

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