Electrician (Journeyman/Master)/Facilities Specialist

Position: F/T Licensed Electrician/Facilities Specialist

Title: Electrician (Journeyman/Master)/Facilities Specialist

Location: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Pay: $18.00-$28.00/hour DOE

Job Description: X2nSat is looking for an energetic person to help us build our new Satellite Gateway facility in Las Cruces NM. Construction is already underway and will continue for the next several years. There are numerous electronic components to the facility, including Computer racks, Power distribution panels, transformers, Generators, Disconnect switches, HVAC/CRAC units and various other electrical components. Low voltage wiring and fiber skills also needed. The facility uses 480v 3 Phase and 208v 3 Phase systems. The right candidate has 5+ years experience as a Journeyman with electrical license, some supervisor/manager skills, and can complete a diverse set of projects in a timely manner. Is qualified to design and get permits for basic commercial/industrial grade work. Become one of the first to join our New Mexico team and be part of the excitement in building a brand new facility from the ground up. Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Design, Construct, and maintain branch circuits from a main switchboard
  • Run large amounts of conduit ranging from ½” to 4”, Underground, Wall Mounted, and cable trays.
  • Install, maintain, modify and repair all electrical distribution systems and associated electrical equipment
  • Utilize blueprints, wiring diagrams and manufacturer's installation manuals to complete assigned projects
  • Remain in compliance with current National Electric Code
  • Inspect and test components of electrical systems, including transformers, transfer switches and switch gears
  • Survey electrical systems, circuits and plans
  • Run computer cables, connect computer jacks and plugs and test for adequate operation
  • Be a second set of hands for team mates on location and assist in their tasks as needed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Journeyman or master electrician status
  • State of New Mexico Electrical license
  • Demonstrable knowledge and skills for electrical installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment
  • 5 plus years' experience in the electrical trade
  • Ability to get building permits from City of Las Cruces
  • Experience with Satellite or Communications equipment a plus
  • Desire to learn new skills and receive additional certifications
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Capable of lifting and carrying a minimum of 50 pounds without assistance
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination
  • Attitude needs to be positive, team-oriented, self-directing, with attention to detail/appearance, and extremely high quality work
Desired Education/Certification: Required Experience:
  • Field Experience: 5+ years as Journeyman Electrician or Master Electrician
Required License or Certification:
  • New Mexico Electrical Certification
About our Company: X2nSat is a fast-growing satellite-based network operator with customers including national brand names, local phone companies, sovereign nations, emergency responders, maritime operators, and all kinds of last mile communications. Founded in 1996, and based in Petaluma, California, we provide cutting edge solutions for Business Continuity, SCADA, Remote Broadband, Managed Networks and PoS services. We sell direct to Enterprises, through Telecom Channels, Managed Service Providers, and VAR's.

Our Culture

Initiative = Opportunity

Delegation = Personal Growth

Empowerment = Agility

Transparency = Trust

Accountability = Results

Mutual Respect = Positive Environment

Collaboration = Teamwork

Innovation = Relevance

Recognition = Inspiration

Passion = Enthusiasm

Employee Benefits Include: Holidays, Paid Time Off, 100% Paid Employee Health Benefits for Full-time Employees, 401K Match, Opportunity for Company-Wide Quarterly Bonuses, Bi Monthly Catered Meetings, Regularly Sponsored Company Events. To apply: Please submit resume and salary requirements to Recruiting@x2nsat.com. EOE.