Duro Electric Company Apprentice Electrician in Englewood, Colorado

Apprentice Electrician Company: Duro Electric Department: Construction Location:Englewood, CO Hiring Manager: Alanna R Raimondi Closing Date:12/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time Job Summary: DuroElectric Company began operations in 1979 with a handful of employees and afew service trucks. Since that time, we've grown to be one of the topelectrical contractors in Colorado. Our proficiency in competitive bidding,attention to detail and emphasis on integrity and customer service has madeour growth and success possible.Our Parent CompanyDuro Electric is part of MDU Resources Group, a major natural resourcescompany that provides value-added natural resource products and relatedservices that are essential to energy and transportation infrastructure. MDUResources Group, which operates in 48 states, has $6.3 billion in assetsand more than $4.1 billion in annual revenues (as of Dec. 31, 2016).The company has been traded on the New York Stock Exchange since 1948(NYSE: MDOur BenefitsBenefits start day one, we offer healthcare, vision, dental, life,AD&D, 401k and more.Our PeopleMany of our employees have been with us for decades, several since the startof their careers. Longevity feeds a culture of community at Duro Electric,and we extend that sense of community by supporting charitable organizationsthroughout Englewood and the Denver area.GENERAL SUMMARY/PRIMARY FUNCTIONResponsible for making our #1 critical success factor, safety first, apriority in all tasks and activities performed by self and all othersinvolved. Performs lay out and installs, and repairs wiring, electricalfixtures, apparatus, and control equipment.MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS1.Plans new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials.2.Provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous,and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electricalcode3.Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or followsdiagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed beforecompletion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring.4.Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electricalconduit, using tools, such as hacksaw, pipe threader, and conduit bender.5.Pulls wiring through conduit, assisted by electrician helper.6.Splices wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads, using knife orpliers, twisting or soldering wires together, and applying tape orterminal caps.7.Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment, using hand tools.8.Installs control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays,and circuit-breaker panels, fastening in place with screws or bolts, usinghand tools and power tools.9.Connects power cables to equipment, such as electric range or motor, andinstalls grounding leads.10.Tests continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safetyof components, using testing instruments, such as ohmmeter, battery andbuzzer, and oscilloscope.11.Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards andneed for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.12.May repair faulty equipment or systems.13.Perform additional duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCEEducational and experience requirements include: High school diploma plussome work-related training and/or experience. Employee must be proficient inthe use of hand tools, power tools, and cleaning and moving equipment.Knowledge of safety practices and procedures.Background check, credit check, MVR and drug screen may be required(will vary with position).Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. EEO/AAPMDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AffirmativeAction employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected VeteranWe are an equal opportunity employer. Min