Pillar Innovations

Electrician's Helper - Morgantown, WV

US-WV-Morgantown | US-WV-Clarksburg | US-PA-Waynesburg | US-WV-Kingwood | US-PA-Uniontown
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time


Pillar Innovations, LLC is a service company that takes pride in being on the cutting edge of technology. Pillar Innovations offers a diverse product portfolio to fulfill the needs of the energy, mining, environmental and manufacturing sectors. Additionally, it provides services ranging from custom software packages to vision systems and wireless communications. Regardless of the need, Pillar Innovations is there to provide the safety, communication, and automation systems that industrial customers need to succeed. Pillar Innovations is a rapidly-growing company that offers a fun and challenging work environment with a wealth of opportunities for professional growth.   


Pillar Innovations offers competitive wages commensurate with experience, outstanding medical, dental and vision benefits, short-term and long- term disability, life insurance, 401k, paid holidays and paid time off.


Pillar Innovations is now accepting applications for a full-time Electrician's Helper.  The Electrician's Helper is an entry level position that will work with in conjunction with Electricians and Electrical Foreman to install, maintain, and repair various electrical components and applications ranging from low to high voltage.  Such applications may include but not be limited to industries such as Construction, Manufacturing, Power Plants, Commercial, Aggregate, Oil and Gas, Factories, Plants, Coal, Wind Energy, etc. 


This position will require a flexible schedule that includes extensive travel and out-of-town work. Candidates must be willing to work extended hours to include weekends, holidays and evenings.  

The Electrician's Helper will work out of Pillar Innovations located in Morgantown, WV. Areas of operations include, but are not limited to:  West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC Metro Area, Ohio


  • Assist Electricians and Electrical Foreman with installing and maintaining electrical and power systems
  • Install lighting, electrical outlets and circuit breakers
  • Run a variety of styles and sizes of conduit to electrical devices
  • Pull wire to connection boxes, switch panels and other terminals
  • Load and unload tools, supplies, equipment, etc.
  • Drive ground rods and trench for grounding grids
  • Utilize hand tools, power tools, and electrical equipment pertinent to the electrical trade
  • Assist with paperwork and documentation to ensure accurate record keeping, billing and inventory
  • Maintain company tools, equipment and vehicles in a professional and workman-like manner
  • Assist in other areas of the company and perform other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma and 1+ years of electrical experience – preference will be granted to candidates with trade school electrical certifications    
  • Possess basic knowledge of electrical theory and AC and DC circuits
  • Knowledge and ability to identify and utilize hand and power tools typically utilized in the electrical trade  
  • Willing and able to work a flexible schedule that include travel, out-of-town work, weekends, extended hours and call-out work
  • Must be dependable; trustworthy; and possess a positive and productive attitude
  • Must be able to work well with co-workers and customers


Working Conditions:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to:

  1. Walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb ladders and stairs; crawl; kneel
  2. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds unassisted
  3. Must be safety and customer-focused, without exception
  4. Required safety equipment: Steel toe and/or metatarsal boots, protective eye wear, gloves, hard hat, and hearing protection

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:

  1. Must possess a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment
  2. This position requires the completion of a thorough pre-employment background check including employment, education SSN verifications, employment references, and pre-employment drug and alcohol screenings. In accordance with our Company Substance Abuse Policy, employees are required to participate in random, post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing.

AAP/EEO Statement 
Pillar Innovations is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide opportunities without regard to any protected classes under applicable law.


ADA Statement

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Other Duties
This job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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