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Con Edison Development, Inc.

Apprentice Electrician

Con Edison Development, Inc. - CT, USA

Danbury Solar, a ConEdison Solutions Company, located in Danbury CT, was founded by the Ross family in 2007, and as of December 2016, became part of the ConEdison Solutions Company. Danbury Solar provides solar installation and consulting services to home owners, businesses and municipalities in the Northeast, and has installed more than 17MW of solar for businesses and homeowners in various geographic regions like; Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York City as well as Westchester, Putnam and Rockland Counties in New York State. Now, as a ConEdison Solutions company, Danbury Solar is able to leverage its understanding of solar with the experience, stability and integrity of one of America's largest energy companies. We offer a competitive compensation package which includes benefits such as:Health, dental and vision benefitsPaid time off and paid Holidays401K with generous company matchStock Purchase PlanLife insuranceTuition Aid ProgramSteady work loadCollaborative environment
We are looking for an Apprentice Electrician to to join our ever growing Solar Installation Team.  The Apprentice Electrician is responsible for assisting peers and superiors with layout and installation of solar systems from plan. Working under the Electrician, the Apprentice Electrician will support the installation, operation, maintenance and monitoring PV solar panels.
He/she must maintain a clean and secure job site at all times which includes activities such as:  grounds keeping, debris removal, hauling and hoisting materials when needed, panel washing, and oversight of contractors as required.  Must possess the ability to use hand and power tools and maintain a positive image of the company both internally and externally.
1. Work as a team member under the supervision of Journeyman Electrician in the layout and assembly of solar modules/array and mounting hardware including racking, modules, and electrical components.
2. Assist in reviewing schematics and use an array of tools and diagnostic devises to service and install PV solar panels. Learn regulations, codes and standards as they relate to the industry.
3. Provide support to Lead Installer and Electrician as needed including: assist in the job site preparation, setting up ladders, loading/unloading equipment, and other safety equipment.
4. Perform all other preventive and predictive maintenance of electrical devices as assigned. Diagnose electrical problems and malfunctions and take corrective action.

Graduate of technical high school
Associates degree in electric technology or electronics
Electrician Apprentice License
Equivalent Work Experience


270 hrs of electric apprenticeship classroom training or 2,500 hours on the job training
OSHA 10 or higher certified
Valid driver\u2019s license with reliable transportation
Prior experience in commercial or solar hands-on electrical experience a plus
High voltage testing experience a plus
Low/medium voltage experience and certification preferred
Good understanding of means and methods
Ability to push/pull/lift tools and equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.
Ability to work safely in extreme environments (hot sun, cold, etc.)
Ability to walk, climb, and stand extensively during the work day
Knowledge of and experience with the use of hand and power tools
Knowledge of environmental and safety policies and procedures
Ability to work within tight deadlines
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability and willingness to travel to and from job sites as assigned  

Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law. 
Con Edison is a federal contractor subject to VEVRAA and desires to receive priority referrals of protected veterans. 
You must be eligible to work in the US independent of company sponsorship.

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Con Edison Development, Inc.


Apprentice Electrician Con Edison Development, Inc. - , CT, United States


Company Profile:
Con Edison Development develops, owns and operates renewable and energy infrastructure projects. The company is an unregulated subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE: ED], the nation's oldest and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies. Con Edison Development was formed in 1997. Through acquisitions, expansions and greenfield development, we quickly built a substantial portfolio of fossil-fueled and hydro-electric merchant generation assets in the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions that totaled 1700 MW. In 2008, the company completed the sale of its portfolio, realizing an approximate $400 million profit.The company now is focusing on renewable energy and gas assets as part of an overall corporate goal of responsible environmental stewardship. Through its deep resources and trusted relationships with a range of energy-related companies, Con Edison Development already has built a renewable energy project pipeline of over 150 MW in California, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island.