Journeyman Electrician

Amherst, Massachusetts
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Amherst, Massachusetts

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$50.00 - $

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Job Description

As Journeyman Electrician with PeopleReady Skilled Trades, you’ll support a large electrical contractor in Western MA. In this temporary role, you’ll earn $50/hr, enjoy weekly pay, health insurance benefits and a flexible work schedule. This is a commercial, ground mount solar project where electricians will be expected lift 50+ lbs and must have OSHA-10.

Come take charge of your career with PeopleReady Skilled Trades. Interested? Apply today!


  • Repairing common issues, including ground fault, inverter malfunction/failure, wire damage, blown fuses, and A/C disconnect box failure
  • Diagnosing panel and panel connection issues via roof access
  • Issuing RMAs (Return Merchandise Authorizations) for improperly functioning materials
  • Tracking field progress, including taking pictures and creating brief reports
  • Measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules
  • Connecting installed solar panels to existing electrical systems and checking electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding, or integrity of terminations
  • Organizing and maintaining system components
  • Maintaining documentation of completed installations
  • Applying weather sealing to array, building, or support mechanisms
  • Completing labor-intensive work in various weather conditions

Benefits of Working For PeopleReady Skilled Trades

• Work with a team that is motivated to keep you busy.

• PeopleReady Skilled trades offers weekly pay and flexible schedule working on a variety of projects in a large network of contractors..

• Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and sick time.

• Opportunity to go thru OSHA 10 training if you don't have it already.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Reliable transportation to and from the job site
  • Current/Active Massachusetts Journeyman License
  • OSHA- 10 Certification or a willingness to obtain it
  • Ability to stand, bend, kneel and walk for extended periods throughout the day
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Prior experience in the solar field preferred

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Journeyman Electrician

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.