Electrician in Bakersfield, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/20/2020

Job Snapshot

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    20 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT is currently in Arvin, CA for an Electrician - Level 2. This position is day shift and pay does depend on experience. 

PURPOSE: Install and wire various electrical, construction and maintenance projects; troubleshoot and repair electrical and mechanical breakdowns.


  • Make periodic inspections of plant equipment to determine potential maintenance problems
  • Handle minor breakdowns without assistance
  • Troubleshoot and repair three phase circuits
  • Record findings during preventative maintenance
  • Assist mechanics to obtain parts as needed
  • Communicate effectively with management and staff
  • Support all production activities, as required
  • Other duties assigned by the supervisor


Ability to move in food processing facilities (sometimes through narrow passages, in wet areas, or on elevated platforms). Must be able to operate a motor vehicle. Ability to operate hand and power tools. Ability to work outdoors. Must be able to work in varying temperatures (as hot as 100° to 110° F and as cold as -20° F to 32° F). Must be able to work in a high noise area.


  • Must have a minimum of one-year experience as Electrician - Level 1 or equivalent
  • Must be able to pass NFPA 70E electrical safety training
  • Must be able to pass the Electrician - 2A qualification exam and demonstrate a working knowledge of all aspects of the Electrician - Level 1
  • Must be able to wire, troubleshoot, control voltage, circuits, and make repairs
  • Must have general computer knowledge (Microsoft Windows)
  • Must have a good attendance and safety record
  • Must be able to install electrical devices such as frequency drives and transformers with assistance
  • Must be able to identify and use all test equipment safely
  • Must understand and comply with all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • Must understand and comply with all company safety policies, including Lock-out/Tag-out procedures and policies
  • Must be able to document findings of work performed on work daily logs
  • Must be able to read and understand written information in English
  • Must pass pre-placement drug/alcohol screen, physical and functional capacity evaluation

Please email resume to hire.bakersfield@volt.com for immediate consideration.

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.