Industrial Electrical Technician

Charleston, South Carolina
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Charleston, South Carolina

Job Type

Permanent Seasonal

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Hourly Rate

$25.00 - $35.00

Work Hours


Experience Required


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Job Description

This is a direct hire full-time Industrial Electrical Technician position that services the greater Charleston, SC area for an established local electrical contractor. Competitive wages, benefits, potential for overtime, and company vehicle are offered.


  • Responsible to perform industrial tasks efficiently. Tasks include but not limited to Industrial and commercial troubleshooting, repairs and new installations.
  • Must be able and willing to work some evening, weekend, and holiday hours
  • Work performed will meet NEC and local electrical codes.
  • Responsible to complete paperwork and submit to office
  • Adhere to PME dress code
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area
  • Work within a team, work well with others
  • Maintain good attendance, always be prompt
  • Follow all PME and plant safety rules at all times
  • Have appropriate hand tools

Qualifications & Experience

  • May be exposed to hazardous chemicals and electrical currents
  • Routine lifting of objects up to 50 pounds such as drills, conduit benders, pipe threaders, cable pullers, and other equipment related to the electrical trade.
  • Subject to climbing stairs, ladders, and scaffolds, and work at heights above 30 feet.
  • Subject to standing or walking for long periods of time.
  • Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling.
  • Work is routinely performed in both internal and external environments and with occasional exposure to inclement weather, and varying temperatures.
  • Has a working knowledge of the National Electric Code
  • Knowledge of principles, practices and methods of electricity
  • Ability to make quick decisions
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a wide variety of individuals including customers, inspectors, superintendents, coworkers, and employees
  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation
  • Ability to pass a background check and MVR

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