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Industrial Electrician II

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Apr 19, 2024


Job Description


Job Overview

Under general direction of the Industrial Electrical Supervisor, troubleshoots, repairs, and installs motors, transformers, conduit, lighting, variable frequency drives, and associated power distribution system components associated with Board managed utility and industrial facilities. May lead work crews for assigned projects.


What you will be doing:

  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit such as: EMT, O-CAL, Rigid conduit, MC cable, strut, cable trays.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs electrical components, wiring diagrams, transformers, motors, panels, and circuits.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs motor control centers and control equipment up to 4160 volts AC.
  • Removes and replaces ballasts, transformers, capacitors, sockets, starters, fuses, lamps in lighting systems and trouble shoots PLC circuits.
  • Responsible for maintaining 125 VDC electric systems.
  • Test operate 25kV switchgear and utility grade substation transformers.
  • Performs maintenance and operational testing on Terminal and other utility type switchgear, automatic transfer switches, fast acting static switches.
  • Locates ground faults and repairs or replaces damaged cables using equipment and tools.
  • Responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical systems such as: switch gears, motor controllers, electrical panels, CT cabinets, breakers, lighting, and power supplies.
  • Maintains Journeyman electrician's license or identification card to meet state regulations.
  • Responsible for testing electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Inspects systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Assists with directing or training workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
  • Responsible for diagnosing malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Orders parts, supplies and equipment when authorized by supervisor.
  • Participates in Airport winter weather operations as required.


What you need:

  1. The State of Texas' Certified Wastewater Collection System Operator's Class I certification within one year of employment.
  2. The State of Texas Class D Water Works Operator certification within one year of employment.
  3. Universal Refrigerant certification from an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved provider within one year of employment.
  • Ability to pass a color vision deficiency test.
  • Ability to pass a medical physical examination.
  • Ability to periodically work on-call outside of normal operating hours including weekends and holidays.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver's license.


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport¿one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We're recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of nearly 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We're looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1007637

Apr 19, 2024

United States