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ARDMORE, OK 73401 - US


Helper Electrician 1


ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Electrical Helper 1 with 2 plus years of experience for new construction work at Valero GDU project in Ardmore, Oklahoma.  


Position Summary

Industrial Electrical Helpers 1 will assist in the installation, repair, and maintenance of electrical wiring, conduit, equipment, and fixtures.


Qualification Highlights

  • 2 plus years of experience as an Electrical Helper/Apprentice
  • Must possess all Knowledge Skills and Abilities for positions (see below).
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements.
  • Must be able to work at heights in excess of 300 ft.
  • Must have all required tools.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must have apprentice Electrician in Oklahoma

Position Responsibilities

  • Identify all tools required for tasks.
  • Identify safety risks and the precautions required to eliminate those risks.
  • Assist in the cutting, bending and running of the conduit as specified on blueprints.
  • Assist in the installation, modification, and fabrication of cable tray as necessary according to specifications.
  • Assist in pulling the cable through specified pathways.
  • Assist in the assembly and installation of electrical equipment.
  • Assist in terminating wires and cables to electrical equipment such as but not limited to breakers, control panels, and distribution systems.
  • Assist in the testing of electrical components for continuity and proper voltage readings according to specifications.
  • Assist in the inspection of electrical equipment and components to identify hazards and to ensure the equipment is in good operational condition.
  • Assist in the setup and maintenance of temporary power systems.
  • Assist in the installation of and maintenance of the grounding systems for all equipment and structures.
  • Assist in the hoisting of equipment and tools into a location via bull rigging or crane.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have Electrical Apprentice License.
  • Must have at least 2+ years of experience as an Industrial Electrical Helper.
  • Must have basic knowledge of electrical construction processes.
  • Must be able to follow instructions correctly.
  • Must be willing and able to follow all instructed safety regulations.
  • Must be able to make it to work on time and work the designated schedule and any overtime as needed with the proper notification.


Preferred Additional Qualification

  • Current Zachry or Zachry ROF’ed employee.
  • Former experience working with Zachry Industrial, Inc.
  • Previous experience working as an electrical helper.
  • Previous experience on an industrial constructions site.
  • Previous experience working as an electrical helper on an industrial construction site.
  • Formal/technical education.


Reporting to:

This position does not have any direct reports.


Physical Requirements

  • Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting, sitting and lifting. 
  • Will talk and hear to communicate. 
  • Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, and pull:  objects, materials, controls and tools. 
  • May be required to pick up, lift, carry and move up to 50lbs. 
  • Will work at heights, climb ladders and stairways, and may occasionally work off of platforms/scaffolding using the appropriate fall protection requirements.
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions (including heat, rain, cold and wind) while wearing appropriate PPE.
  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/spoggles, ear plugs, masks/respirators, hi-vis safety vests, leather gloves and leather steel-toed work boots. 

Required Tools: list to be provided


ZACHRY is dedicated to providing a Safe and Drug-Free work environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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