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Interstates Electrical Apprentice Internship - Traveling - Tennessee in Sioux Center, Iowa

Electrical Apprentice Internship - Traveling - Tennessee

City/TownSioux Center



Interstates is growing, and we are currently seeking Interns to join our Interstates Construction Team. The Electrical Apprentice Intern assists other Apprentice, Journeyman and Foreman Electricians in the install and repair of electrical wiring, fixtures and equipment..

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Measures, cuts and bends wire and conduit, using tape measure and hand tools

  • Operates power tools such as drills, saws, pullers, tuggers, etc.

  • Installs conductors in race way and cable tray using manual and power equipment

  • Assists in lifting, positioning, and fastening objects, such as wiring, conduit and motors

  • Performs minor repairs, such as replacing fuses, light sockets, bulbs and switches, tools and equipment

  • Disassembles defective electrical equipment, such as motors, using hand tools

  • Load, transport, unload, and furnish Journeyman and Foreman Electricians with materials, equipment, tools, and supplies

  • May assist in lifting, positioning and securing of materials and work pieces during installation

  • Uses scissor and boom lifts

  • Perform housekeeping duties as required

  • Perform other routine duties as directed by experienced craft person

  • Work safely and follow all safety guidelines

  • Language Skills: Ability to communicate (written and oral) effectively with other team members to accomplish the goals of each project. Ability to speak additional languages helpful

  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to perform arithmetical operations accurately

  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to information using measurable standards

  • Ability to work cooperatively with others

  • Ability to follow specific directions and ask clarifying questions

  • Ability to repeat tasks of short duration according to a set procedure

  • Ability to work within standards of accuracy

  • Other duties may be assigned.

Education and/or Experience: Successful completion of the first year of coursework from a Trade School, Technical College or approved Apprenticeship Training Program required; additional on-the-job training helpful.

Travel: This position will be 100% travel.

Interstates is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer and provides a drug free work environment.