Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

4-190208-8506: Electrician
LocationU.S. - Florida - Tampa
Open Date2/8/2019

SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a highly qualified Electrician to support a Government customer in Tampa, Florida. The Electrician will be directly responsible for the day to day electrical maintenance tasks in support of base operations on MacDill Air Base in Tampa, Florida and additional areas of responsibility as directed.


  • Install, operate, maintain and repair interior and exterior, single and 3 phase electrical equipment, devices and systems up to 600V. For any such systems that are the host base responsibility to maintain, the contractor must first obtain client and host base approval prior to making any repairs or changes
    Troubleshoot malfunctioning electrical step-down transformers, replacement or repair of interior and exterior lighting systems (bulbs, ballasts, etc.) and replace aged wiring
  • Install, operate, maintain and repair light fixtures and lighting systems, (Tampa Only: including DALI, Synergy, and day-light harvesting systems). Replace or repair of interior and exterior lighting systems (bulbs, ballast, etc)
  • Install and repair wiring, electrical fixtures, power equipment, and components of machinery and equipment following electrical code, manuals, specifications, schematics, and blueprints
  • Install and repair control and distribution apparatus, including motors, relays, switches, thermostats, circuit-breaker panels, etc
  • Install and connect power supply wiring, cables, conduit, and electrical apparatus for equipment in new and existing facilities following diagrams, schematics, or blueprints
  • Conduct preventive maintenance (PM), diagnose and resolve problems in electrical circuits, systems, and equipment using testing instruments and equipment (including thermography)
  • Test continuity of circuits to ensure compatibility and safety of components using testing instruments


  • Active DoD Secret security clearance; prefer TS/SCI
  • Two years of college or GED equivalent education required
  • At least 3-5 years of Electrician experience required
  • Must have an Electrical Vocational Diploma, completed an Electrical Apprentice program with a Journeyman Certificate or equivalent verifiable training from a credible training institution
  • Must be well versed in computer skills ( Word, Excel, etc)


  • May handle materials and equipment that weighs up to 45 pounds or more