Electrical Journeyman

Job Summary


Right now, we are seeking a Journeyman Electrician that will be a solid contributor within Elemental Energy. The Journeyman Electrician is responsible for installing, maintaining and troubleshooting electrical components of our residential and commercial solar projects. In this role, you will report directly to the Electrical Lead.

The Journeyman Electrician must have an active Journeyman or Master Electrician License within the local state. This position has a pay rate of $40 an hour that is commensurate with experience. Benefits are also available for Full Time Employees

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Install electrical systems that interconnect our solar array to the grid power of our customer’s residential property
  • Ensure work performed by all electricians is of good workmanship and compliant with current NEC and local codes
  • Troubleshoot system problems and resolve electrical issues
  • Work with the General Manager and home owners to fulfill any necessary system upgrades/repairs to support our solar equipment
  • Work with local Inspectors to satisfy local requirements and expectations
  • Interface with Electrical Lead to ensure compliance with ratios and continuing education requirements
  • Train, mentor and develop Electrical Apprentices
  • Maintain high quality control on tools, vehicles and materials needed for job responsibilities
  • Keep accurate records of material used and proper documentation on work orders relating to the installation
  • Maintain compliance to all PPE and safety regulations per OSHA and Elemental Energy solar standards
  • Perform other needed job tasks as requested by leadership

Required Skills

  • Valid and current Journeyman (or Master) Electrician License within the state
  • Experience with electrical installation, troubleshooting and repair
  • Ability to perform advanced electrical calculations
  • Understanding of wire and conduit sizing as well as how to make adjustments for environmental factors
  • Ability to read and interpret one line drawings and electrical schematics
  • Knowledge of the 2011 NEC and the ability to navigate the guidelines
  • Above average computer skills
  • Must be willing to work in high places (our installations are on rooftops)

Required Experience

  • Must have an active Journeyman (or Master) Electrician license within the state of Oregon
  • 4+ years of electrical installation and repair experience
  • Working knowledge of the usage of a volt meter
  • Working knowledge and experience replacing residential electrical services and distribution panels

About Elemental Energy

We are passionate innovators and enthusiastic creators. We believe in a world where everyone has equal access to clean and reliable energy. We walk the walk, work to protect the places we love to explore and have a great time doing so along the way.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Portland, OR

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Electrical: 5 years

Required license or certification:

  • Journeyman Electrician