Electrical Supervisor in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary
The Electrical Supervisor is responsible for supervising the electrical shop in prioritizing work assignments, overseeing safety and procedural training, and ensuring electrical work is performed in compliance with applicable electrical code standards.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Supervise Foremen/General Foremen and coordinate efficient execution of installation, inspection, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems
  • Ensure electrical personnel are properly trained and strictly follow required electrical processes and standards
  • Review work documentation (service orders, work orders, etc.) and ensure they are completed on time, staffed properly, charge codes are correct, and the quality of work meets contract requirements and approved standards
  • Ensure accurate database of electrical shop activities including material inventory records and electrical supplies
  • Evaluate electrical personnel for proper performance and work ethics
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills
  • Demonstrate mastery of applicable National Electrical Code (NEC) and/or British Standard (BS) and pass an electrical trade test
  • Knowledge and skill in safe operation and application of instrumentation to include circuit testers, power analyzers, ground rod resistance meters, ground fault loop impedance testers, and residual current device testers
  • Skill in classifying electrical distribution systems, troubleshooting, and identifying circuit faults and fault loop circuit paths, and proper grounding and bonding
  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints, schematics, instructions, and other technical documentation
  • Fluent in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Additional knowledge and skill requirements may vary by assignment

Experience & Education
  • Minimum eight (8) years of experience as an Electrician with at least two (2) years in a supervisory role
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Expat: Valid Master Electrician License or proof of training/competency or certificate of completion from Electrical Apprenticeship program or equivalent
    • FN-UK: Valid Joint Industry Board (JIB) Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS)-graded, approved, Electrician with current BS 7671 accreditation; and City and Guilds (C&G) 2391 Inspection, Testing, and Certification or equivalent

  • Prefer OSHA 30 Certification and facilities maintenance experience
  • Additional experience and education requirements may vary by assignment

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Physically fit to stand and bend for long periods of time and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Mandatory use of appropriate Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions


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