The principle duties and responsibilities of the Electrician include assembling, installing, testing and maintaining electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures using hand tools and power tools. The Electrician diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus and components using test equipment and hand tools to determine the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem. The Electrician is responsible for the connection of wires to circuit breakers, transformers and other components. Upon completion of any electrical work or repairs, the Electrician is also responsible for inspecting electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects; the need for adjustment or repair and to ensure compliance with codes.
At the time of application, eligible persons must have:
A high school diploma/GED; AND
A valid Electrician Journeyman Card OR A valid Master Electrician License; AND
A valid State of Michigan Driver's license with an acceptable safe driving record
NOTE: Electrician's must obtain a CDL with a Group "B" designation during their probationary period.