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Ameresco Electrician in District of Columbia, Washington

Driven by a high-caliber workforce, Ameresco is a leading clean technology integrator and renewable asset developer, owner and operator. Our comprehensive services include energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions throughout North America and Europe. Our renewable energy assets and customer projects have delivered a cumulative carbon offset equivalent to over 60 million metric tons of carbon dioxide since going public in 2010.

Grounded in our C.A.R.I.N.G. values (  and guided by our Environmental, Social and Governance ( practices, we are proud of our engaging workplace with a host of competitive benefits and wellness programs. Our teams work collaboratively to deliver best-in-class solutions with a relentless focus on customer satisfaction. In pursuit of energizing a sustainable world, our people and purpose set Ameresco apart.

Help shape the future of energy by working for an award-winning team, honored to be recognized by agencies including Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation and Forbes for our company culture, industry leadership, and client projects. Ameresco is fueled by a dynamic team ( that embraces diversity, career development opportunities, and -- most importantly – employees driven by doing well by doing good.

Ameresco is currently looking for a Journeyman Electrician to join our operations and maintenance team in Washington, DC.

  • Install, maintain, test, and repair: electrical systems as they relate to building systems and all other equipment;

  • Perform skilled maintenance, installation, repair, and troubleshooting work involved with electrical systems in a number of areas including, heating, refrigeration, motors, fire alarm, generator and kitchen equipment;

  • Read blueprints, schematics, and electrical drawings to determine efficient installation and repair;

  • Diagnose causes of electrical problems or failures for the purpose of system repair;

  • Ensure compliance with company, industry, trade, regulatory, and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, and codes; and

  • Perform other duties as required.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    High School Diploma or equivalent required.

    Two years of industrial electric/electronic maintenance experience in the repair, inspection, testing, installation and/or maintenance of related electrical/electronic equipment.

    Current Journeyman Electrician License

    Additional Preferred Qualifications:

    Additional specialized courses, certifications are a plus.

    High Voltage experience is preferred.

    Basic computer skills including e-mail and data entry using Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel.

    Ability to lift up to 75 lbs & transport equipment & tools in excess of 300 lbs.

    Ability to routinely climb ladders, walk up and down sloped ramps and work on elevated platforms.

    Valid Drivers' License issued by state of residence and in good standing.

May be required to pass DOT substance testing and/or security clearance investigation.

Will be required for ‘on call’ support or varied schedule needs.

AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability.