Journeyman Electrician - New Construction - $3,000 sign-on bonus for qualified individuals

Richmond, VA posted on October 5

Atlantic Constructors is seeking dynamic, motivated, career minded individuals to join our expanding team!  Atlantic Constructors has been recognized as an industry leader in the Mid-Atlantic Region for over 50 years.

Job Title:  Journeyman Electrician – New Construction

Reports to: Senior Project Manager

Summary/Objective:  The Journeyman Electrician will install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service streetlights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems. 

Essential Functions

  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system
  • Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps
  • Work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures
  • Ability and understanding of blueprints, NEC, and specifications
  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibility (Direct Reports Y/N) - N


  • 5-7 years of experience and/or equivalent combination of vocational training and experience
  • Active Virginia Journeyman Electrician License
  • Ability to follow electrical code manuals to install and repair electrical systems
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record, criminal record and be able to pass a drug screen


  • HS diploma or GED equivalent
  • Prior military experience 


May require infrequent travel


Atlantic Constructors offers competitive pay and benefits, to include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid leave

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