AECOM Lead Licensed Field Electrician in Odessa, Texas

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Lead Licensed Field Electrician

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

Rust Constructors, Inc. an AECOM Company, is seeking a Lead Licensed Field Electrician to be based in our Odessa, TX location.

Position Description or Typical Responsibilities:

  • Measure, cut, and bend wire and conduit, using measuring instruments and hand tools.

  • Trace out short circuits in wiring, using test meter.

  • Strip insulation from wire ends, using wire stripping pliers, and attach wires to terminals for subsequent soldering.

  • Examine electrical units for loose connections and broken insulation and tighten connections, using hand tools.

  • Construct controllers and panels, using power drills, drill presses, taps, saws and punches.

  • Drill holes and pull or push wiring through openings, using hand and power tools.

  • Clean work area and wash parts.

  • Maintain tools, vehicles, and equipment and keep parts and supplies in order.

  • Transport tools, materials, equipment, and supplies to work site by hand, handtruck, or heavy, motorized truck.

  • Install copper-clad ground rods, using a manual post driver.

  • Thread conduit ends, connect couplings, and fabricate and secure conduit support brackets, using hand tools.

  • Disassemble defective electrical equipment, replace defective or worn parts, and reassemble equipment, using hand tools.

  • Erect electrical system components and barricades, and rig scaffolds, hoists, and shoring.

  • Perform semi-skilled and unskilled laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of electrical systems and equipment.

  • Dig trenches or holes for installation of conduit or supports.

  • Raise, lower, or position equipment, tools, and materials, using hoist, hand line, or block and tackle.

  • Break up concrete, using airhammer, to facilitate installation, construction, or repair of equipment.

  • Requisition materials, using warehouse requisition or release forms.

  • String transmission lines or cables through ducts or conduits, under the ground, through equipment, or to towers.

  • Solder electrical connections, using soldering iron.

  • Trim trees and clear undergrowth along right-of-way.

  • Bolt component parts together to form tower assemblies, using hand tools.

  • Operate cutting torches and welding equipment, while working with conduit and metal components to construct devices associated with electrical functions.

Minimum Requirements


  • None


  • 10 years of electrical oil & gas construction field experience.

  • 3 years of supervisory experience

  • Master electrician license in BOTH Texas and New Mexico required.

Preferred Qualifications

High School Diploma or demonstrated equivalent

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation or per diem benefits are not available for this position

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186614BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.