The Apprentice Electrician, working with an experienced Journeyman Electrician, will install and maintain electrical systems in a safe and efficient manner, and according to the National Electrical Code. Position applicants must have a strong desire to grow as individuals, listen, and learn the electrical trade every day. Apprentice Electricians support the work on the jobsite through various means, and will be supervised daily by a Journeyman Electrician and company management. Successful applicants are not required to hold an Apprentice Registration at this time.
This is a Full Time position and will be eligible for company benefits, such as health insurance, retirement IRA account with company match, paid holidays, paid vacation/sick leave, company tools, and paid continuing education expenses.
Requirements and Responsibilities:
-Maintain a safe work environment, for yourself and those working with you
-Hold a valid Drivers License
-Ongoing willingness to listen and learn from other Apprentice Electricians and Journeyman Electricians
-Have ownership and a sense of pride in your work
-Operate power tools such as threaders, benders, tuggers, drills, etc.
-Operate excavating equipment such as trenchers, excavators, skidloaders, aerial lifts, etc.
-Measure, calculate, bend and thread metallic conduit
-Pull wire and cable through raceways, either manually or with tugging equipment
-Clean, retrieve tools or materials, and complete other tasks that enhance the safety and efficiency of the jobsite
-Lift up to and in excess of 75 pounds
-Ability to climb ladders, stairs, and scaffolds
-Terminate circuit and control wiring, from low voltage to 480 VAC
-Work indoors, and outdoors in varying weather conditions
-Work at heights, such as on top of a grain elevator
-Ability to work long hours as needed
-Travel to jobsites in the Nebraska area as needed
-Effectively and professionally communicate with the Journeyman Electrician, customer employees, and other company employees
Boyd's Electrical Service, Inc specializes in the design, construction, and maintenance of electrical and automation systems for agricultural industry, general industry, municipalities, and government.
We are a recognized leader in electrical service and troubleshooting. We often receive calls to diagnose issues that our competitors have failed to resolve. Today, we maintain over 40 commercial grain elevators and 7 feed mills, as well as municipal power generation, water and waste water systems, feedlots, and hundreds of irrigation systems.
We work on a wide range of new projects, with electrical project values ranging from below $1,000, to well over $2,000,000.
Our services are utilized by a wide range of clients. We work for everybody, from local farmers and livestock producers, to the largest grain handling and processing corporations in the world.
In 2014, the company expanded further and a new business was created. Boyd's Network Solutions serves the IT networking, telephone, and video needs of customers throughout Nebraska.