Kelly Services Journeyman Electrician in Houston, Texas

We are looking for a Journeyman Electricial for our client located near the Hobby Airport in Houston TX!

In this role as a Journeyman Electrician you will, maintain, repair, and install electrical systems, services, and equipment for the district as well as maintain and provide for the safe condition and operation of all electrical fixtures and systems in district facilities.

The likely candidate will meet the following requirements


Valid Texas Journey Electricians License

Valid Texas driver’s license

Specific Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of electrical circuits and wiring and operating principles of motors

Knowledge of local electrical codes

Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and written reference material

Ability to follow written and verbal instructions

Ability to perform mathematical calculations

Ability to diagnose and resolve problems

Ability to use hand and power tools


Five years experience in electrical field

Major responsibilities and Duties

Maintenance and Repair

Install and repair wiring, electrical fixtures, power equipment, and components of machinery and equipment following electrical code, manuals, specifications, schematics, and blueprints. Install and repair control and distribution apparatus, including motors, relays, switches, thermostats, circuit-breaker panels, etc. Install and connect power supply wiring, cables conduit, and electrical apparatus for machines and equipment in new and existing facilities following diagrams, schematics or blueprints. Diagnose and resolve problems in electrical circuits, systems and equipment using testing instruments and equipment. Test continuity of circuits to ensure compatibility and safety of components using testing instruments. Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and install electrical conduit using rulers, measuring devices, hand tools, pipe threader, and conduit bender. Repair or recommend replacement of electrical appliances, including commercial ovens, ranges, steam tables, washers, dryers, etc. Receive and complete work orders Select material and hardware and make time and materials estimates. Maintain accurate records on material and labor. Maintain inventory of district owned tools, equipment, and materials. Inspect jobs upon completion and ensure areas are clean Work with building principals and supervisors to complete projects. Detect needed repairs on buildings, grounds, and equipment following established inspection procedures


Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment. Ensure that equipment is in safe operating condition. Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties. Correct unsafe conditions in work area and report conditions that are not correctable to supervisor immediately.

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Category: Engineering