Browse available Electrician Jobs. Putting it simply - The person who is specifically trained and adept in handling any issue related to electricity is an electrician. Going by the dictionary, he is the one who installs, maintains and repairs electrical systems in any establishment. Starting from homes to factories, they can build the entire set-up of power supply, controlling equipment for the electricity to run through. While performing their duty, electricians also make sure to follow the building codes under the law of the land. The job might sound quite simple, but practically, it is not. This is not a casual, but a responsible work directly related to the safety of people and property. One must have necessary skills and expertise in this area for being a proficient electrician.
It is an electrician who keeps people connected to the various conveniences of today’s lifestyle. The scope of their job profile is wide. Electricians are the ones who install wirings, electrical circuit, etc. Be it a problem with the air-conditioner, a power cut or anything, it’s an electrician who deals with each and every electrical issue. They have to work in different environments like private properties, commercial buildings, construction, contracting as well as large industrial plants. In the USA, these professionals have been categorized into two distinct groups:
Note that; these apprentice programs are not easy to avail. You have to go through rounds of interviews and successfully pass entrance examination to get access. A candidate needs to put extra efforts on studying maths (especially algebra) and prepare accordingly. There are also electrician schools where you can get admitted before joining any apprentice organization. This will add volume to your resume with some good experience. Remember, misdealing with electrical system and components might, worse, lead to fatal situations. Hence you must have your knowledge in this domain clear.
Before joining any internship program, one should be well-aware of one’s job profile. To state briefly, electricians first go through the blueprint of technical structures to trace the locations of different outlets, panel boards, circuits, etc. Only after that they can successfully and safely work on the system.
Here are the various duties and responsibilities that an electrician has:
Apart from education and legal ones, an aspiring candidate must also possess these "must-have" requirements to enhance their efficiency at work.
All these are additional requirements, if you possess, can come out as a successful electrician with a bright future.
With sheer dedication! If you wish to have a career as an electrician, you must take the necessary educational as well as on-job training from a reputed institution. The certification programs will help you enhance your expertise. A training of 3 to 4 years is also essential. Later on, work experience will add to making you an efficient professional.
As per reports from Bureau of Labor Statistics, $48K is what average electricians in the States make.
State of Louisiana | New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Government represents a wide variety of career options and offers an outstanding opportunity to "make a difference" through public service. With an array of career opportunities in eve...
$2,643.00 - $4,741.00 Monthly Department: Orleans Levee District Phone: (866) 783-5462
Career Opportunities USA | Boerne, TX
Installs, modifies, repairs, maintains, troubleshoots, loads and tests new and installed equipment including secondary distribution lines and circuits used...
Full Time Phone: (000)000-0000
Digital Media Communications | Coos Bay, OR
Bring your passion for your career to our team at Yakama Forest Products! We're now seeking all levels of Electricians to fill openings on our growing team. Does this sound like the opportunity you've...
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board | Durant, OK
Currently seeking a Electrician to troubleshoot, test, repair, install and calibrate electrical and electronic equipment on site...
Regular Employment Between $20.00 / HR and $33.00 / HR Shift: Rotating
Resource MFG | Okarche, OK
If You're the Rock star Professional Service Electrician We're looking for You'll Love accurately installing and repairing electrical systems and working with a systematic approach to service with a h...
Full Time Standard Employment
Homeway Homes | Bartonville, IL
Circuitry, rough-in wiring, trim out, hanging fixtures, electrical codes, etc. However, we are willing to work with someone who has some experience doing...
Mondelez International | Portland, OR
Check this great job opportunity, Journeyman/Limited Maintenance Electrician ($5,000 Sign-on bonus) in Portland, OR. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Oldcastle Materials | Fort Pierce, FL
Do minor programming and maintenance for programmable logic controller based equipment...
University of Texas at Dallas | Richardson, TX
Assist in maintaining and installing required electrical needs at UT Dallas. Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License and a good clean driving record...
Full Time Regular Employment Department: Facilities Management
Houston Methodist | Houston, TX
Must be able to acquire and maintain a City of Houston Journeyman electrician's license...
Full Time GED Required Category: Maintenance/Facilities Shift: DAY/EVENING Hours: VARIES
Central Arizona Project | Phoenix, AZ
Salary: $32.34 – $33.99 Hourly Location: Headquarters –...
Salary: $32.34 – $33.99 Hourly Location: Headquarters –
Idaho National Laboratory | Idaho Falls, ID
Converse with system engineers and nuclear facility operators to ascertain problems...
Digital Media Communications | La Grange, NC
The video and landing page you are seeing are fully customized products built exclusively by DMC, Inc. We do not use an off the shelf software to design and build a customer's video or landing page. T...
Resource MFG | Edelstein, IL
Electrical operator or electrician needed! Pay rate: $17.00+ p/hr Great opportunity for someone with mechanical aptitude, basic electrical knowledge, and familiar with termination, conduit, high volta...
Career Opportunities USA | Fort Worth, TX
You will serve as a HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRICIAN in the PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT of NAV FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND SE...
Full Time Phone: (800) 378-4559
Swift River Electrical | Abbottstown, PA
Must have your own hand and power tools. They may install or service streetlights, electrical control systems or intercom systems and connect wires to...
Full Time 4 years experience
Skilled Trades Services | Ansonville, NC
Valid Driver’s License, State or Govt. Driver's License (Preferred). Issued ID and Valid Social Security Card Required...
Full Time Experienced 5-8 years experience Must be willing to work various shifts as required
Rogers | Ashland, NE
State Journeyman license preferred. Rogers *is the leading facility service provider for all of your electrical, lighting, HVAC/P, distribution and contractor...
Full Time Travel Required 5-7 years experience ...the US Work will consist of the completion of variou
Tilmann Electric | Tempe, AZ
Applicants should have at least 1 year commercial experience, tools, and transportation. Tilmann Electric is hiring commercial electricians and apprentices for...
Full Time High School Diploma or GED Experienced 1 year experience
West Coast Electrical Services | Bangor, WA
Looking for electricians that either have their 01 or 06 journeyman license. We are prepared to teach and mentor with our knowledgeable electricians in every...