Requisitin# 19000519 - Journeyman Electrician - Kuparuk Project Services - E&I Group


The Journeyman Electrician is responsible for performing the full range of journey-level electrical  duties  including the installation and maintenance of industrial electrical systems. This position works with high and low voltage systems and performs all work in accordance with the National Electrical Code (NEC).



  • Performing maintenance and repair duties on industrial generators, gas turbine auxiliary systems, motors, switchgear, transformers, protective relays, fire / gas detection systems, fire suppression systems, Battery Chargers, Uninterruptible Power Supplies, Variable Speed Drives, Heat trace systems, Emergency lighting, HVAC, Over head power line switching and any other facility related electrical maintenance activity.

  • Be familiar and able to perform Maintenance and Calibration on General Monitors, SE Electronics Gas Detectors, Det-Tronics Triple IR Detectors, Pyrotronics, System 3, and AE Solutions Fire Panels.

  • Be familiar and able to perform Maintenance and Troubleshooting on 480VAC, 5KV, 15KV Air Circuit Breakers , Power Vac 5KV and 34.5 KV Vacuum Breakers , and Cutler Hammer and Allen Bradley 480V MCC Breakers.

  • Performing general facility maintenance functions such as troubleshooting, repair, and preventative maintenance.

  • Review conduit drawings, schematics, and electrical drawings and specifications to determine work requirements.

  • Install, repair, and maintain breaker boxes, electrical outlets, light switches, lighting fixtures, electrical wiring, fuses, and other components of an electrical system.

  • Operate electrical equipment and tools such as hydraulic benders, knockout punch sets, cable pullers, volt meters, and testers.

  • Inspect, isolate, troubleshoot, and repair electrical malfunctions using various test instruments.

  • Test electrical equipment for safety and efficiency.

  • Plan the layout and wiring of new or modified installations.

  • Estimate cost, time, and materials for electrical projects.

  • Maintain accurate inventory of electrical parts, equipment, and related manuals.

  • Prepare reports and conduct safety audits as required.

  • Applicants must have an in depth background and understanding of Classified and Zone Rated  Electrical Systems.

  • Comply with Company and customer policies and procedures.

  • Support the AES zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations.


High school diploma or GED, completion of accepted training program with a minimum of four (4) years or 8,000 hours related experience and Electrician license required.  Minimum 5 years experience in a maintenance role in an oil & gas field. Working knowledge of programmable logic controls, distributed control systems, and programmable control systems preferred. Experience in the oil and gas industry and in the arctic environment preferred.


State of Alaska Certificate of Fitness in appropriate classification required, Current NFPA 70E Certification required, North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) safety training certification and a valid driver’s license is required.


Note to all current employees: 

It is recommended that all current employees inform their managers when they apply for new positions as leadership will be notified of current employees applying for posted positions. 


A candidate must be able to meet the following non-exclusive requirements:                                                               



  • Meet the AES Driving Records and Motor Vehicle Use Policy. 
  • Take and pass a pre-employment drug test which may include both UA and hair testing.                         
  • Meet the physical requirements of this position including working in a remote location under arctic conditions.
  • Required to take and pass a Fit-For-Duty Exam.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an access badge for the work location.




The availability of this position is contingent upon the Company’s continued operational needs once training is completed.

To apply for this position please submit an application to

Contact AES Talent at

Prudhoe Bay, AK

5 month(s) ago

Closing Date 2019-07-31