PAE, Inc Electrical Supervisor in Iraq – Baghdad, United States

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Electrical Supervisor

The Electrical Supervisor performs a variety of electrical trade functions such as the installation, maintenance, or repair of equipment for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy. This is a technical position based in Iraq. The duties and responsibilities listed below are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.

  • Responsible for supervising a staff of American and Foreign Nationals

  • Completing reports and performing administrative duties

  • Responsible for facility custodianship of work area and management of tools, equipment and spare parts for the electrical shop

  • Installing or repairing any of a variety of electrical equipment such as generators, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit systems, or other transmission equipment; working from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications

  • Locating and diagnosing trouble in the electrical system or equipment

  • Working standard computations relating to load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment

  • Using a variety of electrician's hand tools and measuring and testing instruments

  • Maintains and repairs interior building electrical distribution including switchgear, uninterrupted power supplies, wiring, breaker panels, and electrical distribution system, switches, outlets, light fixtures, exit lights, and mounted emergency lights

  • Works from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications to locate and diagnose trouble in the electrical system or equipment

  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned


  • Education: A high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must have an Electrician Vocational Diploma or completed an Apprentice Program with a Journeyman Certificate

  • State License or Certification from home state

  • Experience: Must have a minimum 5 years of supervising experience

  • Must have 3 years’ experience as a Journeyman Electrician

  • Must be an expert in all facets in all areas of medium and low voltage installations, alterations, troubleshooting, and analysis

  • Security Vetting: Must possess an active DOD or DOS Secret security clearance, and maintaining eligibility for the duration of the contract

  • Language Skills: Professional English communication skills, both oral and written

  • Citizenship: US Citizenship is required for this position

  • Medical: Favorable passage of a drug screen and physical examination


  • Knowledge of ALL principles and processes involved in operating and supporting electrical functions at an overseas facility

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing excellent customer services

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires handling multiple tasks at a given time and rapidly adapting to changing priorities and schedules

  • Cross-cultural sensitivity with an international perspective

  • Expert computer skills, specifically in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Ability to become an active and functioning member of a team

  • Must have the ability to be innovative and be an agent for change

  • Expert communication skills to facilitate and disseminate information

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.