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Electrician Journeyman

Schaffhouser Electric Chattanooga ,TN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description



Schaffhouser, a rapidly growing, Veteran owned Industrial Electrical Contractor, is seeking career-minded, proficient Journeyman Electricians who are passionate, driven, and highly motivated, to work in and around Chattanooga, TN.

  • This is not a per diem job

Our well-established company is passionate about what we do and the services we provide to our customers. The right candidates will have the skills & experience that will allow us to maintain our outstanding reputation.

As a Journeyman Electrician,you would be responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems. Additionally, you would be responsible for conducting tests and inspections of electrical systems and equipment, as well as troubleshooting in a variety of work areas while paying close attention to all aspects of safety.

Exceptional technical & problem-solving skills are important for journeymen to identify electrical issues and proceed with prompt repairs. Being able to work in a team setting and to complete objectives within a given time-frame is a must. Efficient conduit bending skills using hydraulic benders, and other conduit bending methods, are necessary. Other tasks may include analyzing circuits to determine functionality, fixing HVAC Electrical Control Systems, changing switches and generators, using multi-testers, and fixing A/C and D/C systems.

If you possess a “CAN DO” attitude in a field team environment…

If you have creative problem-solving skills and want to be part of the solution…

If you have a track record of completing highly successful projects….

We Need Your Expertise!

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the preparation of weekly Schedule, coordinate labor, equipment and material deliveries;
  • Insure good & safe working conditions, through site inspections;
  • Must have the ability to construct and fabricate and/or diagnose and repair electrical problems rapidly and accurately. Must stay up to date with changes in the equipment usage and industry codes.
  • Train and mentor all your assigned crew members on the job site;
  • Maintain hours log sheet – accurate labor reporting of work sheet/time cards;
  • Keep on or ahead of the project schedule & timely project completion;
  • Preparation of daily/weekly field reports as indicated by management;
  • Assure compliance with all State & Local electrical codes and safety policies;
  • Ensure that the project development functions are current & accurate;
  • Assuring that company equipment and materials are properly used;
  • The ability to properly use a multi-meter as well as other electrical testing tools.
  • Must contain a Clean driving record and be insurable;
  • Other functions as directed by management.

Experience Desired:

  • This position requires a minimum of five – (5) years’ experience through on the job training or successful completion of an electrical apprentice program.
  • Experience Required – “Journeyman Electrician” has a current, and valid State of residence Driver’s License.
  • Ability to read, understand and execute the project scope/specs from “Blue Prints” and/or “Schematics”
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both oral and written;
  • Must be able to perform all aspects of the electrical project duties and tasks: conduit bending, wire pulling, threading, wire terminations & the skill to troubleshoot is a must.
  • Must be able to supply your own hand tools and reliable transportation;

    Competitive Pay based on experience and skills

    100% Paid Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/AD&D and Long term Disability For Employees

    & Discounted Costs for dependants.

    Travel work 20%-30% - (Per Diem paid on out of town work)

    Steady Work

    Career Advancement Opportunities

    Training and Career Development

    Nationally Recognized NCCER In-House Apprenticeship Program (VA approved for education purposes)


    Awards & Recognition

    If You are the Best of the Best – Come work for the Best!

    Our company is an equal opportunity employer with a drug free work place. In addition to a pleasurable, fair and honest environment, we offer very competitive compensation package, flexible work schedule and the opportunity to become an integral part of the continued growth of our organization. If you consider yourself capable of the requirements of this position, please Apply Today!

Schaffhouser Electric

Schaffhouser, a rapidly growing, Veteran owned Industrial Electrical Contractor, is seeking career-minded, proficient Journeyman Maintenance Technicians/Electricians who are passionate, driven, and highly motivated, to work in and around Chattanooga TN.


3616 Hwy 31W White House TN 37188
Chattanooga, TN