Electrician Journeyman

Springfield, VA
Feb 08, 2023
Feb 16, 2023
Full Time
Job Description

Job Description

The Washington Post is searching for a talented and reliable Industrial Electrician to join our team! In the industrial electrician role, you will ensure the continued functioning of electrical equipment by its proper maintenance, repair, and installation. You need to be able to understand technical documents, such as schematics, that detail job instructions. The ability to troubleshoot well will be critical. You must also adhere to the statutory codes that apply to your work. Success in this role will be demonstrated by the continued successful completion of assigned tasks with minimized equipment downtime. Our plant located in Springfield, VA.

  • Troubleshoot and repair industrial manufacturing equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance checks
  • Maintain, repair, and install the electrical parts of industrial equipment
  • Works individually or as part of a team to successfully complete repairs, inspections, and projects
  • Follows safety procedures and adheres to electrical codes
  • Correctly interprets technical documents for proper execution of assignments
  • Conducts quality assurance measures and inspections
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Able to understand schematics and other technical documents
  • Knowledge in pertinent electrical codes and regulations
  • PLC experience preferred
  • Ability to use and read a print
  • Ability to use and read a meter
  • Manufacturing experience preferred

Wherever you are in your life or career, The Washington Post offers comprehensive and inclusive benefits for every step of your journey:
  • Competitive medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Company-paid pension and 401(k) match
  • Three weeks of vacation and up to three weeks of paid sick leave
  • Nine paid holidays and two personal days
  • 20 weeks paid parental leave for any new parent
  • Robust mental health resources
  • Backup care and caregiver concierge services
  • Gender affirming services
  • Pet insurance
  • Free Post digital subscription
  • Leadership and career development programs

Benefits may vary based on the job, full-time or part-time schedule, location, and collectively bargained status.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

The innovation doesn't end in the Newsroom - dozens of teams power The Washington Post. We are now hiring the next innovator - how will you Impact Tomorrow?