Master Electricians

at L. L. Bean, Inc. in Freeport, Maine, United States

Job Description

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Job Description:

LL Bean is seeking two Licensed Master Electricians – or Journeymen who are ready to sit for the Master exam – to work in their fast-paced, high tech Order Fulfillment Center in Freeport. These are full-time positions Monday through Friday 3 to 11:30pm or Friday through Monday 2 to 12:30am. You’ll enjoy competitive pay – including Premium pay for night shifts, great benefits, a generous employee discount and a $3,000 Sign on Bonus. Uniforms and tools provided.

Position Purpose:

In this important role this person will perform all senior level electrical maintenance functions requiring advanced knowledge of electrical transmission, distribution, utilization, and control of electrical energy up to 600 volts AC. Serve as electrical safety oversight resource across the company to leaders, engineering, project managers, risk management, etc. for any concerns related to electrical safety in the workplace.


+ Applies advanced knowledge of decision making processes, precautionary techniques, job planning, personal protective equipment and test equipment to recognize and avoid electrical hazards while safely performing electrical maintenance tasks.

+ Provides second level support for complex problems to all departments for all things electrical.

+ Performs preventative maintenance functions on a variety of complex industrial equipment and facilities as scheduled.

+ Applies computer skills to troubleshoot and repair automated industrial PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) controlled equipment.

+ Installs, upgrades, and maintains a variety of power distribution systems including main service panels, transformers, sub-panels, modular furniture systems and emergency generator power distribution systems.

+ Installs, maintains and troubleshoots all lighting systems. Follows procedures and properly handles Universal Waste per state guidelines.

+ Maintains accurate documentation of all new and existing installations. Analyzes labor and material cost estimates for new projects and equipment.

+ Acts as internal resource providing support and expertise required for projects and maintenance. May act as project lead. May oversee the work of electrical or equipment contractors and vendors.

+ Collaborates with internal clients in support of new and existing technology requirements.

+ Mentor and support junior level electricians.

+ Identifies electrical hazard conditions or actions that may cause injury or property damage and ensures action to abate them.

+ Assures appropriate communication of issues and problems to coworkers and leadership. Collaborates with team as needed to achieve objectives. Shares expertise in support of others to build technical and diagnostic strength in the team.

+ Provides 24/7 on-call coverage at designated times as required to meet business demands and off-shift shut downs.

+ Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.

Health and Safety Requirement: Every employee is responsible for contributing to a safe and healthy workplace. Employees are expected to be active participants in health and safety by following all safety policies and procedures, reporting unsafe conditions or at-risk behaviors to leadership, and conducting work in a safe manner. Those in a leadership role are also expected to model safe behaviors, evaluate risk, and ensure that risks are reduced to acceptable levels.

This position has been identified as a safety-sensitive position. A safety-sensitive position is one in which an impaired worker constitutes a serious and direct threat to workplace health and safety. Employees in this position must agree that they will not come to work or be at work at any time under the influence of alcohol or any drug that could render them impaired.

Education: 2-year Associate’s Degree or equivalent

Years of Experience: 7+ years

Skills & Qualifications:

+ Licensed Master Electrician Preferred (Journeyman must complete Master Electrician license with 6 months of employment)

+ Industrial electrical maintenance experience required

+ Advanced analytical and problem solving skills

+ Ability to create and maintain accurate documentation

+ Able to manage work to completion by effectively prioritizing multiple work assignments

+ Knowledge and experience with NEC (National Electrical Code) and NFPA 70E (Electrical Safety in the Workplace)

+ Able to troubleshoot complex electrical controls including experience with PLC’s (programmable logic controller)

+ Ability to work with various 24-hour emergency support groups

+ Experience reading IEC (European) standard blue prints

+ Ability to collaborate at many levels internally and externally

+ Self motivated, able to work independently and provide guidance and support to less experienced electricians

+ Valid state driver’s license required

+ Ability to operate and work in boom trucks, scissor lifts, personnel lifts, and other aerial lifts at heights in excess of 30 feet

+ Personal computer skills

+ Able to respond outside of normal working hours to support 24/7 on call rotation

If you care about the outdoors, joining L.L.Bean is a great way to feel good about what you do. Our benefits package makes a good thing even better, with programs and perks designed to support your health and financial goals. Plus, maintaining a healthy work-life balance and re-charging outside are all part of the plan. Because, when it comes to the outside-we’re all in. Visit to learn more. Being outside brings out the best in us, no matter where we come from or what we believe. At L.L.Bean, we value individual differences and encourage our co-workers to be themselves – because the uniqueness of each individual makes L.L.Bean better. To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC213962740

Posted On: May 19, 2022

Updated On: Jun 26, 2022