Bastrop, TX
PRODUCTION – Launch & Operations /
Full-time /
The Boring Company was founded to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. Today, we are creating the technology to increase tunneling speed and decrease costs by a factor of 10 or more with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions.


    • Responsible for the install, upgrade, repair and maintenance of electrical systems on construction sites, plant facilities and on machinery including tunnel boring machines.
    • Install and wire complete power distribution equipment and panels, including transformers, breakers, outlets, motor controls, VFDs, relays and sensors. 
    • Install, connect and start-up equipment such as motors, pumps, fans, compressors, generators and industrial machines.
    • Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve electrical problems.
    • Select materials and hardware for upgrades, installs, repairs and tasks to be performed.
    • Perform time and materials estimates.
    • Perform preventive maintenance and repairs on systems, tools and equipment as needed.

Basic Qualifications

    • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
    • 3+ years of experience working as an electrician or in the electrical field.

Preferred Skills and Experience

    • 5+ years of experience working as an electrician or in the electrical field.
    • Experience working as a journeyman electrician.
    • Strong knowledge of the national electrical codes and local codes
    • Good organizational and planning skills.
    • Ability to select materials and estimate jobs.
    • Strong understanding of electrical circuits and wiring.
    • Strong understanding of power distribution systems, transformers and load sizing.
    • Experience installing conduit and running cable through conduit and trenches.
    • Experience laying out components and building electrical panels.
    • Ability to read and interpret schematics and electrical blueprints.
    • Ability to use various testing and maintenance equipment.
    • Ability to work without supervision.
    • Ability to work under aggressive deadlines.
    • Knowledge of controls systems, motor controls and PLC systems.
    • Knowledge of medium voltage distribution systems.
    • Knowledge of IT, networks and security systems.
    • Experience working as a contractor.
    • Valid Drivers License.

Additional Requirements

    • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. unassisted
    • Ability to stoop, bend, crawl, and maneuver in tight spaces.
    • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed.
    • Ability to travel for short and extended trips as needed.
    • Ability to work outdoors in heavy construction areas. 
    • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Reporting Location: Bastrop, Texas - Headquarters

We're a team of dedicated, smart, and scrappy people. Our employees are passionate about our mission and determined to innovate at every opportunity.

We offer employer-paid medical, dental, and vision coverage, a 401(k) plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, and a competitive amount of equity for all permanent employees.

The Boring Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Boring Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.