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Senior Electrician

Richland, Mississippi

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Smart Infrastructure
Business Unit: Distribution Systems
Requisition Number: 238037
Primary Location: United States-Mississippi-Richland
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in seven Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services. With power chain management from creation to consumption, and over half a dozen manufacturing hubs here in the U.S., Siemens Energy Management provides technologies for the economic, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. From smart grid and energy automation technology, to power supply for industrial plants and high-voltage transmission systems, Siemens is providing intelligent technologies to a diverse clientele.


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Job Description:

Position Overview

To perform a variety of skilled master-level work required to install, maintain, and repair electrical systems 


  • Install, troubleshoot and repair motors, lighting circuits, electrical control equipment, transformers, conduit and duct systems, fixtures and ballasts, and other types of electrical and power systems or equipment. Install computer cable, jacks, data ports, or surveillance equipment.
  • Work from plans, sketches, blueprints, work orders or other instructions; interpret electrical plans and specifications; check for compliance with codes.
  • Estimate cost of labor and materials for projects or work orders; requisition parts or supplies as needed.
  • Clean, test, troubleshoot and repair high voltage equipment as necessary.
  • Drive a vehicle to and from suppliers.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.
  • Maintain punctual and consistent attendance. 

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • High School Diploma
  • Indoor and outdoor work environments; working at heights; working around and with machinery having moving parts; working with electrical power supplies and high voltage.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to dismantle and repair electrical systems or components, and to operate hand and power tools; bending at the waist, kneeling, crouching, or reaching above the head to store or retrieve materials; hearing and speaking to exchange information; seeing to perform skilled work; climbing stairs or ladders, using lifts; lifting and carrying equipment or materials.
  • Driving a vehicle. 
  • Trade tools, equipment, materials, methods and techniques used in skilled electrician work; working knowledge of safety practices, and National Electric Codes.
  • Single and poly-phase motors.
  • Operate power tools, meters, and diagnostic equipment.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematic drawings, sketches, manuals, or work orders. Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively with, co-workers, engineers and other professionals when needed; work independently with limited direct supervision.
  • Maintain simple and concise records and prepare accurate reports.
  • Operate a computer and proprietary or mass market software such as MS Office.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Graduation from high school and five to seven (5-7) years of experience in the trade, preferably in a public sector.
  • CCTV Experience.


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