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.
Position requires you to have at least 3+ years experience as a maintenance electrician working on overhead cranes. Must be able to pass a DMV driving check...
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Trillium | Beloit, WI
Trillium Construction is seeking Commercial Electricians! The pay rate is $21 - $30 per hour, DOE...
$21 - $30 per hour
Shaw Industries | Ringgold, GA
Check this great job opportunity, Reliability Electrician V - Plant RP - B Shift in Ringgold, GA. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Tyson Foods | Green Bay, WI
Minimum 6 month waiting period from last Tyson employment. Applicants who have worked for Tyson more than once will not be considered...
High School Diploma or GED Travel Required one year experience
City of Kenosha | Kenosha, WI
This listing closes on 3/5/2017 at 4:30 PM Central Time (US & Canada)...
Full Time Regular Employment $60,909.84 - $78,327.48 Annually Department: Public Works Phone: 262.653.4130
County of Tulare | Tulare, CA
This listing closes on 3/1/2017 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana...
Full Time $18.45 - $22.49 Hourly Department: General Services Phone: (559) 636-4900
University of Houston | Houston, TX
Under general supervision, maintains electrical service to university owned buildings. Maintains branch circuits for convenience outlets, lighting, motors and controllers. Maintains emergency power ci...
Macy's | Tacoma, WA
Job Overview: Electricians work in stores as assigned by their District Facilities Manager. Completes repairs, installations, and modifications, on all...
Travel Required 5 years experience Flexible with scheduling and available to work retail hours
Five Guys | Poughkeepsie, NY
Position Title: Maintenance Man/HVAC Certified Mechanic/Electrician Looking for a Maintenance Man with certifications in Heating, A/C and Ventilation or...
Emerson | Elyria, OH
Check this great job opportunity, Electrician in Elyria, OH. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Solid Personnel (Confidential Company) | San Jose, CA
Cutting, bending and running ½", ¾", and 1-4" electrical conduit materials. Experience bending offsets, 90's, 3 points, 4 points, saddles, kicks, etc...
Electrical Solutions Group, Inc. | Tampa, FL
Minimum Experience: At least 1 year of electrical construction experience, Preferred background and experience in commercial electrical construction...
Dorchester County | Summerville, SC
This listing closes on 3/2/2017 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)...
Full Time $37,887.00 - $47,358.00 Annually Department: WATER & SEWER Phone: 843-832-0141
City of El Paso | El Paso, TX
This listing closes on 2/21/2017 at 11:59 PM Mountain Time (US & Canada)...
$17.43 - $27.86 Hourly GED Required Department: El Paso Water Utilities Phone: 915.212-1258 or 212-0045
Swedish Medical Center | Seattle, WA
Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Senior Licensed Journeyman Electrician (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA...
Full Time Category: Administrative Support (Clinical) Shift: Day
Allegiance Staffing | Louisville, KY
Allegiance Staffing is currently looking for an Industrial Electrician for local Manufacturing Company. This is a direct hire position. Must have excellent troubleshooting skills...
Full Time Direct Hire Employment
Amtrak | New York, NY
Construct, with or without drawings, electrical utilities and appliances used in everyday railroad operations. This includes, but not limited to, both primary and secondary power lines, transformers, ...
DRS Technologies | Elizabeth City, NC
Follow maintenance schedule to ensure regular and preventive maintenance work assignments are completed when required...
Walmart | Hermiston, OR
Position Description Assist other maintenance technicians in the repair and maintenance of equipment. Communicate with (or to) individuals or groups verbally...
Full Time 2 years experience
Sun Products | Bowling Green, KY
Associates who work at Sun Products enjoy a clean working environment with climate control in most areas as well as...