Company: Wood
Skills: Electrician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Columbus, Georgia, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Electrician - Journey Person to join our project team in Columbus, GA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment or follows diagrams or blueprints insuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring
  • Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles and installs electrical conduit using such tools as a hacksaw, pipe threader, tape measure and conduit benders
  • Pulls wiring through conduit, assisted by helper
  • Cable pulling
  • Splices wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads with knife or pliers, twisting or soldering wires together and applying tape or terminal caps
  • Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment using hand tools
  • Installs control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays and circuit- breaker panels, and fastens in place with screws or bolts using hand or power tools
  • Connects power cables to equipment and installs grounding leads
  • Test continuity of circuit to insure electrical compatibility and safety of components using testing instruments such as ohmmeter, battery and buzzer and oscilloscope
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement
  • Disassembles and repairs defective electrical equipment or systems
  • Load, transport and unload material, tools, equipment and supplies
  • Maintains tools and equipment
  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules
  • Performs other duties as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area
  • 3 years in above documented field experience in chosen craft discipline with ability to read and interpret instructions and document, plan and perform work activities independently
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field
  • Ability to distinguish colors
  • Knowledge of certain procedures such as LOTO, etc.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Capable of listening and communicating with other supervision and employees
  • Motivated and work safely and productively
  • Understand and respond accordingly to all safety alerts, warnings, hazards, etc.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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