AECOM Underground Electrician in Carlsbad, New Mexico

United States of America - New Mexico, Carlsbad

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced

Underground Electrician in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will perform preventive, corrective and modification maintenance on underground Mining, Hoisting, and Waste Handling power distribution systems up to 13,800 volts. Perform a variety of complex electrical tasks. Perform special and emergency assignments, recognizing urgency and need to complete assignments in a safe and compliant manner. Attain and maintain the qualifications and training necessary to perform field maintenance. Advise management of unusual problems or situations within assigned electrical maintenance areas and suggest appropriate solutions. Review drawings, procedures and specifications to assure compliance with code requirements. Suggest revisions as necessary. Follow all safety procedures, regulations and policies. Conduct frequent inspections of work area to ensure that safe working conditions are maintained. Promptly report any hazards or unsafe conditions to management. Perform similar and related duties as assigned. Must be able to pass a Pulmonary Function Test to qualify to wear and work in a respirator.

This is a bargaining unit position.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED is required.

  • Five (5) years relevant electrical experience in a commercial or industrial environment or five years of industrial electrical training/education is required.

  • Must be proficient with all aspects of power and control from low voltage control through 13,800v.

  • Successful completion of a competency test in industrial electrical principles and practices.

  • Knowledge of electrical print reading and electrical code requirements.

  • Must be able to pass a Pulmonary Function Test to qualify to wear and work in a respirator.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous electrical experience in an underground environment is a plus.

  • Previous WIPP experience is preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184986BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.