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Electrician Job Overview
Electricians and electronics installers and repairers install and maintain wiring, equipment and fixtures at residential, commercial and industrial sites.
Basic electrician work can be as simple as wiring electrical outlets in a house, or as complex as setting up programmable logic controllers to control sophisticated equipment in billion-dollar power plants or factories.
Electrician employment requires a variety of specific trade skills and a firm command of the sometimes complex logic of electrical circuitry and electronics wiring. Troubleshooting is a key skill for the trade. Electricians typically work in conjunction with other skilled trades workers or technicians.
Electrician jobs can entail safety hazards ranging from electric shock to injuries sustained in falls, on construction sites and in manufacturing environments.
Electricians are nearly always required to have a high school diploma or GED.
Most electricians learn the trade in an apprenticeship program. Each of the four years of the apprenticeship includes a minimum of 144 hours of technical training plus full-time on-the-job training. Most states require electricians to be licensed.
States often require seven years of experience plus additional education for the master electrician designation.
Electrician Job Market
Electricians held 577,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Electrician employment opportunities are projected to grow 23 percent by 2020, faster than the average occupation. Workers classified as electrical and electronics installers and repairers held an additional 141,100 jobs.
Median wages for electricians were $49,320 in 2011, according to BLS. The top 10 percent earned $82,680. Electrical and electronics repairers in powerhouses, substations and relays earned median salaries of $67,450.
Looking for full time Commercial/Industrial Journeyman Electricians and apprentices with at least 2 years experience for our Oklahoma City location. Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check. Please fax resumes to (405) 372-1709 or call (405) 372-1191....
Able to run jobs, commercial, dependable, drivers license, legal, computer experience a plus, ability to communicate well, this is good opportunity with an established 30 year old firm. Good pay, overtime....
Rocky Mtn Electric, LLC is looking for a journeyman electrician in the Northern Colorado area. We will pay wages, benefits, education, offer retirement, etc. We work in many different aspects of the electrical industry, please see our web-site for details. www.RockyMtnElectricLLC.com Please call Amy at 970-395-0536 for scheduling an interview. If there are any questions, please respond to this ...
Summary This role is responsible for ensuring proper electrical functioning of plant equipment, tools and machinery and to troubleshoot any electrical malfunctioning and complete appropriate repairs and maintenance. Essential Duties and Responsibilities -Install, adjust and repair production equipment and special purpose machines as assigned -Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair...
Feld Entertainment, Inc. is searching for a talented Electrician to work in our Palmetto office full-time. Job Description: Responsible for electrical elements incorporated with the scenic elements and special effects for productions and existing shows. Expertise and knowledge of AC/DC applications and power distribution, scenic lighting, layout and implementation. Essential Functions: 1. Resp...
Lead Service Electrician Looking for a lead experienced lead electrician for our residential service division. Supervisor experience a plus, but not required. Top pay, honest work, great customers, low drive time, fun coworkers, and a growing and exciting company. Our electrical department is our fastest growing department in the company! Those applying must have a good driving record and have a...
Job Duties: Work safely and maintain excellent housekeeping of work areas. Maintain operational condition of plant equipment I.E. air compressors, over head cranes, air handlers and sand blast equipment. Program and trouble shoot electrical equipment to include PLC and PID controllers. Works to improve on equipment build designs for fabricated equipment such as control panels. Ability to main...
City: Zephyrhills State: Florida Postal/Zip Code: 33542 Oldcastle Coastal is a division of Oldcastle Architectural (APG). Oldcastle APG is the leading North American manufacturer of concrete masonry, lawn, garden and paving products and a regional leader in clay brick. The group also produces packaged cement mixes, lightweight aggregates, bagged decorative stone and lime. With over 200 operatin...
APM, Inc. in Woodstock is looking for Control Panel Wirer Skills required: Must be able to read and understand electrical schematics Assemble and wire electrical control panels from start to finish for industrial machinery Complete wiring of machines after installing control panels Use a hand-held meter Troubleshoot and repair electrical component malfunctions Troubleshoot and correct wirin...
Fordham Electric Southeast, Inc. is a Multi-State Electrical Contractor based out of South Carolina specializing in Residential and Multifamily Construction. We are currently hiring for Multi-Family Projects in Chattanooga, Knoxville, and Johnson City, TN. Our ideal employee meets the following: 5 or more years of residential/commercial experience advanced blueprint reading skills with experien...
Electrician/Multi-Craft Mechanic. National Gypsum Company, located in Clinton Indiana, a leading manufacturer of cement backer board which is used as tile underlayment, is currently searching for an Electrical/Instrumentation Multi-craft Mechanic. Desired qualifications: Versed in AB ControlLogix & Flex Logix, A/C variable speed drives & motion controllers; Strong electrical (480vac), fabrication ...
Pressroom Equipment Mechanic/Electrician The Fayetteville Observer is looking for a dependable individual with strong mechanical/electrical aptitude to provide preventive maintenance and repair services on all pressroom and platemaking equipment. Duties and responsibilities also include: * Troubleshooting mechanical issues on all equipment * Troubleshooting electrical issues on all equipment ...
Equipment Mechanic/Electrician The Fayetteville Observer is looking for a dependable individual with strong mechanical/electrical aptitude to provide preventive maintenance and repair services on inserting and bindery equipment, stackers, strappers, labelers, conveyors and other peripherals in our Packaging Center. Duties and responsibilities also include: * Troubleshooting mechanical issues on...
Electrician - Repair of Buildings- Kent Campus, Kent, OH Opportunity: To perform skilled electrical work in the installation, repair, and maintenance of electrical equipment and systems. Job #996512 Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Completion of formal electrician apprenticeship training program, joint vocational school electrical training program, or a minimum of three years s...
Now Hiring IMMEDIATELY In Clayton, IA PSC Offers "On The Job Training" & Relocation Assistance! Night Shift Differential of $2.00 /per hour For more information on the available positions please contact Jen or Sherry @ 563-964-2860 or visit our website at www.pattisonsand.com and apply online. You may also apply by sending your resume to: Pattison Sand Co. Attn: HR, 701 1st Street, Garnavillo, IA ...
Everyone is talking about the future. With our client, you help shape it. Our clientmanufactures carbon fibers and are the exclusive supplier for the BMW Group. As an Electrician with our client, you will be installing and repairing electrical and instrumentation equipment as well as troubleshooting a broad range of DCS systems, VFD’s, SCR’s, zero speed switches, proportional control valves and H...
Electrician needed for small company in Concord. Experienced in Commercial, remodels and new construction. Able to communicate well. Own tools a necessity. Ability to run pipe and wire, install cable, lighting, panels well. Kaiser medical insurance available. Full time....
DIAMOND CRYSTAL BRANDS, A DIVISION OF HORMEL FOODS CORPORATION, IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITION: INDUSTRIAL MECHANIC / ELECTRICIAN Looking for an energetic Maintenance Technician to work in an industrial food packaging facility. Candidates must have and in-depth understanding of general maintenance practices including mechanical and electrical systems. Currently hiring f...
About Us Founded in 1976, family owned and operated. Based in Plantation, Florida. We do electrical commercial and industrial. We are a Drug-Free workplace. All applicants are given an electrical aptitude test to indicate their knowledge in the National Electrical Code and related field experience. Responsibilities • Determine wiring layouts • Install brackets and hangers • Install, replace a...
IT Field Operations Technician/Telecommunications Electrician JOB SUMMARY: The IT Field Operations Technician/Telecommunication Electrician is responsible for the installation, maintenance (both reactive and preventive) and project support on the Southern Company's voice, data and telecommunications transport networks. These networks include analog and digital microwave, fiber optics, LANs (local ...
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$29,120.00 - $81,120.00
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Maintains electrical service by diagnosing and repairing electrical wiring and equipment problems in accordance with relevant codes.
Rate of Growth
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Attention to Detail
Advises management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
Maintains safe work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with codes.
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