The position of Electrician is located at the Hawthorne Army Depot, near the modest, west central Nevada, "High-desert, mountain-side", community of Hawthorne. Hawthorne Army Depot, known as "The Largest ammunition storage facility in the world," is centrally located near the modest community of Hawthorne, Nevada, at the base of 11,000 ft. Mt. Grant and at the south end of large and historical Walker Lake on Highway 95. We are located within a comfortable 1 to 2 hour drive of numerous communities and cities in Northern Nevada and Northern California. Interested applicants are invited to search online sites for additional information regarding the renowned Hawthorne Army Depot.
Follows maintenance schedules, inspections, or work orders; performs maintenance services, diagnoses systems or equipment malfunctions, and repairs as necessar.Inspects, maintains, cleans, repairs, tests, and adjusts various electrical circuits, motors, lighting fixtures, fans, switches, office and heating appliances clocks, rheostats, thermostats, and electrical drills, grinders, and shop equipment.
Tests circuits and equipment by use of voltmeter, amp meter, wattmeter, megger, and ohmmeter. Measures, cuts, threads, bends, assembles, and installs conduits, installs splicing and connecting wires to fixtures, outlets, switches, receptacles, and power source.
Determines work methods to accomplish verbal and written assignments. Plans working details and follow sketches, wiring diagrams, or blueprints. Consults supervisor for interpretation of unusual or complicated planning, layout, and specification problems. Provides training as required to assist less experienced personnel to improve their skills and safety awareness.
Minimum High School diploma or equivalent. Certifiable technical or trade school training highly desirable.
Four (4) years as an apprentice or one (1) year as a journeyman electrician desireable.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a valid, State of Nevada, driver's license. Must also be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate level of government security clearance as well as a clearance through the Bureau of Tobacco, Alcohol, and Firearms.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability