Electrician B

Requisition Number:  12661
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Hopkins, SC, US, 29061

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


Electrician B

Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical components and controls of plant equipment, machinery and facilities.

Your Day to Day:

  • Perform duties described for Maintenance Mechanic (Electrical) "C" and in addition:
  • Troubleshoot and repair solid state, relay‑based, and air logic control systems.
  •         Install, maintain and repair switches, junction boxes, wire, control panels, various AC & DC motors, generators, and controllers.
  •         Install, maintain and troubleshoot programmable logic controllers and various equipment control systems.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on all electrical systems.
  • Diagnose equipment trouble and make necessary repairs.
  • Install and repair electrical distribution systems.
  • Read and update electrical schematics.
  • Know and apply local and national electrical code.
  • Maintain equipment and leave work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Adhere to accountability, criticality, safety, security and hygiene procedures.
  • Perform traceability function as required.

What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Minimum High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years Maintenance Electrician experience required                     
  •  Demonstrated working knowledge of complex electrical control systems, such as: solid state, PLC, and relay based systems acquired either through appropriate course work or equivalent work experience.
  • Satisfactory performance in present position.
  • Know and apply local and national electrical code.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

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