Accurate Site Development

Journeyman Electrician - Newport News

Newport News, VA

Job Description

Journeyman Electrician

Posted: Monday, 4/22/2024


Your Trusted Partner in Site Construction and MEP Services. Accurate Site Development provides full-service pre-construction Civil work, including earthmoving and underground utilities. We also have in house Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing services for new construction or renovation projects throughout Virginia.

POSITION OVERVIEW: An electrician is a skilled tradesperson responsible for installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems and equipment in commercial and industrial buildings. Their primary role is to ensure that electrical systems function efficiently and safely, while adhering to relevant electrical codes and regulations.


  • Plan and install electrical wiring, circuits, outlets, and fixtures in new construction or existing buildings.
  • Read and interpret electrical blueprints, diagrams, and technical specifications to determine the layout of electrical systems.
  • Install electrical panels, circuit breakers, and distribution equipment to regulate and control the flow of electricity.
  • Connect wiring to power sources, such as utility lines or generators.
  • Inspect electrical systems, components, and equipment to identify issues, faults, or malfunctions.
  • Troubleshoot electrical problems and determine the appropriate course of action to repair them.
  • Replace or repair faulty wiring, switches, outlets, and other components.
  • Regularly maintain and service electrical systems to prevent potential hazards and ensure optimal performance.
  • Adhere to local, national, and industry-specific electrical codes and regulations to ensure the safety of installations and repairs.
  • Use safety equipment and follow safety protocols to minimize the risk of electrical accidents.
  • Test electrical systems to ensure proper functioning and compliance with safety standards.
  • Communicate with clients, supervisors, and team members to understand project requirements and provide updates on progress.
  • Maintain detailed records of work performed, including diagrams, schematics, and maintenance logs.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in electrical technology, codes, and regulations through ongoing training and professional development.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

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