PAE, Inc Electrician - Journeyman in Multiple Locations, United States

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Electrician - Journeyman

Essential Job Duties

  • Supports OCONUS customer working 7 days/week, 10 hours/day, plus supports after-hour emergent repairs or off-shift task order requirements

  • Installs, maintains, or repairs equipment for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy

  • Installs or repairs any of a variety of electrical equipment such as generators, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit systems, or other transmission equipment

  • Works from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications, locating and diagnosing trouble in the electrical system or equipment, working standard computations relating to load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment, and using a variety of electrician's hand tools and measuring and testing instruments

  • Other duties and special projects as assigned – Personnel in each discipline on this team will be required to assist in disciplines other than their primary trade. All personnel, regardless of title or position, may be required to complete any task within their capability. Example: If an Electrical and HVAC Technician are at a remote site to perform routine maintenance and a plumbing issue arises, the technicians should make their best effort to repair the plumbing issue, even though it is not their primary trade


  • High school graduate or GED equivalent or technical, vocational or trade school graduate for the electrical trade

  • Certification as Journeyman in a CONUS jurisdiction

  • Appropriate state and local licenses

  • Minimum of five (5) years recent experience in electrical trade in maintenance or construction

  • Must be thoroughly familiar with electrical maintenance of equipment

  • A record of safe practices and working knowledge of safety standards for electrical equipment maintenance and repair

  • Experience in battery maintenance and installation

  • Must be able to read blueprints and perform material take-offs from prints

  • Must possess the skills and demeanor to effectively communicate with the customer and team

  • Successfully pass pre-deployment physical and training

  • Willingness to work in austere locations/conditions

  • Experience in OCONUS operations and maintenance projects highly preferred

  • Minimum of SECRET clearance required, TS preferred. Clearances are driven by location.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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