Lead Electrician - Storage

Southern California Gas Company

Job Description
Lead Electrician - StorageFull-time Overview Provides work direction and monitors work of lower level Electricians in the work unit. Performs a wide range of skilled electrical work and other specialized electrical work independently, or as a member of a crew, that is associated with the operation, maintenance, and construction of an industrial compressor station and storage field systems. Coordinates the logistics for projects, communicates with other electrical tradesmen, engineers, and customer(s) to plan and execute the work. Pay starting at $47.69/hr. Essential Duties and Responsibilities * Performs in a lead capacity in the electrical section. * Provides work direction, guidance and schedules work within the group to optimize the available work force in meeting deadlines. * Trains other employees. * Performs duties of lower classifications within the job progression. * Inspects work of lower level employees and contractors to ensure that established quality standards and applicable electrical & utility codes & standards are met. * Provides written estimates for time and material costs and assists in the development of project scopes. * Prepares material lists and orders materials. * Reviews invoices, contracts and time sheets for accuracy. * Reviews wiring methods and circuit designs and makes suggestions for corrections. Creates and redlines as-builts. * Interacts with job requesters and/or Engineering regarding project changes, costs, quality standards, specifications and completion dates. * Provides feedback to Supervisor on the progress and performance of lower level employees. * Utilizes computer to operate standard company programs and software. * Coordinates project logistics and communicates with other electrical tradesmen and engineers to plan and complete the finished product. * If applicable, observes, tracks and sign-off on apprenticeship hours. Contacts Contacts Company supervisors or employees concerning electrical projects and maintenance and operations issues. May also have contact with representatives of utility companies while installing or altering services or equipment required. May have contact with inspectors and contractors. Contacts outside suppliers for the purchase of materials for electrical jobs. Minimum Qualifications Minimum of 7 years of industrial electrical experience working with up to 4160VAC as a Journeyman. Must possess and maintain a valid California State License as an Industrial Electrician. Must possess a valid California driver's license. Must pass a pre-employment drug test if a new hire or transferring from a non-safety sensitive job. Requires participation in the Company's random drug and alcohol testing program. Must possess math and basic computer skills. Must demonstrate the following skills in a structured panel interview: 1.) experience leading teams, special projects and providing work direction, 2.) an ability to train and mentor peers and others, and 3.) good communication and adaptive leadership skills. Must pass a structured panel interview. Must pass a prequalification examination. Physical Abilities test requires: Level A. Desired Qualifications A working knowledge of general contracting. Prior experience in providing work direction to others. Competent Person(s) and Leadership Training. Advanced mathematics. Certified in OSHA 30, First Aid-CPR, and NFPA70E. Specialized electrical equipment and tool training (Such as VFD, Soft-starters, and multi-meter, oscilloscopes, etc.). Previous experience in the Gas/Oil Industry. Feb 14, 2022