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Experienced Electrician

Wage commensurate with experience

Our Mining Electricians are talented qualified individuals who are motivated to work safely and proficiently to achieve company goals and objectives. They work to inspire other employees to do the same. Our electricians must troubleshoot, maintain, and repair electrical systems throughout our above ground and below ground facilities. They must be capable of installing and maintaining electrical and instrumentation systems and components. They must plan and complete work based on company guidelines for safety, environmental compliance, and general work practices and procedures.

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The Position at a glance

Education Requirments

High school diploma desireable but not required, minimum 2 years’ experience, see Education & Experience section below.

Credentials & Licenses

Part 48 MSHA required. Training available onsite. All Pattison employees must hold a valid Driver’s License.

Shift Information
4 Day work week (10 hour shifts). Scheduled work days may vary based on coverage requirments. See Shift Details below for more information.
Benefits & Incentives
Full benefits package, an additional $2.00/hr night shift bonus. See Benefits Section below for more details.

Detailed Position Information

This is an excellent career opportunity with a well-established, solid company, with outstanding benefits. If this sounds like something that might interest you, we encourage you to apply now! It could truly change your life!

Primary Responsibilities

Main Functions: The successful candidate will install new and maintain existing electrical systems with voltages ranging from 120 to 480 3 phase. Included will be conduit bending of both EMT and GRC sizes from ½” thru 2”. Also experience installing cable tray a plus. Test functionality and troubleshoot of said systems utilizing voltage meters as well as megometers and 4/20ma generator. This candidate will perform other duties as assigned to include ground resistance checks, Infrared camera utilization as well as numerous others. 

• Ability to thoroughly read and interpret blueprints and schematics required 
• Communicate effectively with all levels of operation and maintenance personnel required 
• Proven safe work record required 
• Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of this job required

Working Conditions & Expectations
Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots (We reimburse $100.00/annually towards Steel-toed safety boots)
Transportation/Travel: Must provide your own transportation

Working Conditions and Expectations:
  • icon May work up to twelve hour shifts
  • icon Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • icon Must be able to communicate and coordinate with coworkers and supervisors
  • icon Must have high safety standards for self and others
  • icon Must be willing to work any assigned shift, overtime, weekends and holidays
  • icon Must have the ability to stand for 6-12 hours on uneven sandy/rocky surfaces
  • icon Must have the ability to lift 60 to 80 pounds without mechanical assistance
  • icon Must have the ability to bend or stoop
  • icon Must have the ability to climb on and off equipment and ladders
  • icon Must be able to work at heights
  • icon Must have the ability to work in damp, dimly lit and confined work areas
Shift Details

4 Days a week (10 hour shifts). Hours are subject to change to 12 hour shifts if the market demands change.

The applicant must have the ability to thoroughly read and interpret blueprints and schematics, communicate effectively with all levels of operation and maintenance personnel, and have a proven safe work record. They must demonstrate the ability to perform the essential functions of the job. In addition to these general requirments, the applicant must:
  • icon Must possess a valid driver's license
  • icon Be proficient spoken and written English
  • icon Be able to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen
  • icon Be able to safely wear a half face mask for up to 12 hours at a time
Education & Experience

The applicant must have 3-5 years’ experience in commercial and industrial electrical maintenance along with 120-480 volt 3 phase motor wiring, control wiring, troubleshooting ability, conduit bending, knowledge of N.E.C, ability to read and interpret blueprints and one line diagrams, and the ability to work good under pressure along with little supervision.

Benefits & Advancement
Pattison Sand Company offers a comprehensive benefit program! Some of the benefits include:
  • icon Quarterly Incentive Program
  • icon Paid Time Off
  • icon Affordable Health, Life, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • icon 401k with Matching

Advancement Opportunities: Pattison Sand Company encourages and sponsors internal and external training to develop employees’ skills in order to promote from within the company.

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Apply for this exciting career position now!

This could be the start of an exciting career with Pattison Sand Company!


We offer excellent benefits to our employees such as paid time off, education assistance, and more. These are just a few of the numerous benefits and perks enjoyed by of our employees.

About Pattison

The Pattison family has, for their entire 60-year history, consistently proven their commitment to their customers, employees, their community and the environment.

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Contact Information

We would be delighted to hear from you.  Feel free contact us any time.
Pattison Sand Company, LLC
701 1st Street
Clayton, IA 52049
  (563) 964-2860
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