Maintenance Electrician Journeyperson both Regular Fulltime and Part-time (Wentzville, MO) 


General Motors Wentzville has needs for qualified Electrician Journeypersons. This is an Industrial Electrician job working as a direct employee of General Motors. Working under minimal supervision with a high level of independent judgment and problem solving, the Electrician Journeyperson is responsible for layout, installation, repair and preventative maintenance of complicated electrical equipment and circuits, troubleshooting and technical expertise on control systems. The Electrical Journeyperson needs to be flexible to take on multiple job assignments in a shift and skilled at setting priorities.

This job may be available as Part or Full Time.

Part Time, flexible employees typically work weekends or holiday (specifically Monday, Friday, Saturday and some Sundays). You must be willing to work every scheduled Saturday and Sunday and on any shift along with overtime on those shifts with little advance notice. Additional days / hours may be available throughout the week. Current Part Time / flexible employees receive preference when regular / Full Time jobs become available in accordance with UAW agreement.

Full Time employees typically work Monday – Saturday with Sundays as required.


  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures
  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment
  • Analyze and troubleshoot electrical malfunctions in equipment and related components, diagnosing and correcting the problems quickly to avoid production delays
  • Perform electrical preventative and corrective maintenance on all plant equipment
  • Promote teamwork and show a willingness to work with other departments
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities
  • Read and interpret drawings and wiring schematics
  • Demonstrate strong problem solving skills

Position Requirements Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:
  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate as an Electrician or six (6) years of documented experience as an industrial electrician (notarized documentation required)
  • Ability to work any shift and work some overtime including daily, weekend, and holidays
Applicants must be:
  • At least 18 years of age;
  • Eligible to work in the United States;
  • Submit to a drug test and background check.


  • Experience with Programmable Logic Control (PLC).

General Motors UAW hourly employment offers a very competitive compensation and benefit package. The starting wage is $34.00 per hour.

Relocation and travel expenses will be the responsibility of the applicant.

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or protected veteran status.

About the Company

General Motors LLC is a subsidiary of General Motors Company. General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM, TSX: GMM) and its partners produce vehicles in 30 countries, and the company has leadership positions in the world's largest and fastest-growing automotive markets. GM, its subsidiaries and joint venture entities sell vehicles under the Chevrolet, Cadillac, Baojun, Buick, GMC, Holden, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall and Wuling brands. More information on the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStar, a global leader in vehicle safety, security and information services, can be found at http://www.gm.com.  
Location Wentzville, MO  

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