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.
Digital Media Communications | Ely, NV
GRP PAN LLC is accepting applications for a Mine and Process Electrician. Applications are available by calling, 775-289-1616 or visiting 1500 Avenue F, Suite 1, Ely, Nevada 89301. The ideal candidate...
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | San Diego, CA
This position is in Maintenance & Repair.Â As a Journeyman Electrician, installs, modifies, repairs, troubleshoots, loads, and tests new and existing electrical lines, circuits, systems, fixtures, con...
Full Time $25-$29 per hour Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Phone: (858)552-8585x3401
LSC Communications | Baraboo, WI
Must be comfortable working in a fast paced environment and hot working conditions. 2. Must be available to work day or night shift, 12 hour shifts, and overtime as scheduled...
Full Time Regular Employment
Tutoring of Nashville | Central, TX
Electrician Position Available - Journeyman & Experienced Apprentices (Central Texas) • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster...
Full Time UP TO $25.00+ BASED ON EXPERIENCE
City of Chandler | Chandler, AZ
The City of Chandler Municipal Utilities Department is currently seeking qualified individuals to the position of...
Full Time Regular Employment Department: Municipal Utilities Phone: 480-782-2350
AECOM | Elizabethtown, NC
AECOM is seeking a high level Industrial Electrician IV to join our Factory Support Services team based in the Southeast!...
Full Time Category: Maintenance
MICS Recruiting | Blacksburg, VA
Reporting to the Electrical Supervisor, the Electrician is responsible for performing maintenance, inspection, troubleshooting, installation and repair of a variety of commercial/institutional buildin...
Department: FS - Buildings & Grounds Schedule: M - F: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
State Department of Education | Reading, PA
If selected into the program you must possess a laptop computer for classroom and homework assignments...
Hours: Day Shift
YMCA LCC Greater Williamson County | Denver, CO
Provide preventative maintenance service and energy commissioning to stores, specializing in, but not limited to electrical maintenance items. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty...
High School Diploma/ GED Required Department: KS Facility Engineering
Shaw Industries | Dalton, GA
Check this great job opportunity, Reliability Electrician IV - Maintenance - Plant 04 - 1st Shift in Dalton, GA. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
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 driving record...
Full Time Regular Employment Department: Facilities Management
Cameron Craig Group | Hartford, CT
Check this great job opportunity, Controls Electrician new job! in Hartford, CT. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Direct Hire Employment $60,000 - $65,000 per year
St Mary's of Michigan-P Yusaf | Gwinn, MI
Electrical maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment. Must be able to read electrical schematics, blue prints and loop diagrams...
Full Time National Carbon Technologies
Splash Maritime and Offshore News | Fort Lauderdale, FL
Flagship Management is seeking an experienced marine electrician to join a well-known marine electrical company with offices in Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.Â This company offers retail, field r...
Full Time Category: Shore-based
Entertainment, NYC & Los Angeles, CA | Olney, MD
Job Description: Olney Theatre Center, about to enter its 80th season, located between Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD is in search of an Associate Master Electrician. The Associate Master Electricia...
Master's Degree Required
Yale New Haven Health | New Haven, CT
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountabil...
Full Time High School Diploma Required Department: PLANT ENGINEERING Shift: THERE WILL BE TIMES OF WORK AT NIGHTS AND WEEKENDS.
Sun Products | Bowling Green, KY
Utilizes knowledge and skill to diagnose and repair electrical/mechanical components to equipment in areas including process, packaging, utility, and building equipment...
Oldcastle Materials | Wharton, NJ
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily...
Nestle Purina PetCare Company | Crete, NE
Perform all electrical work necessary for repairs, alterations, additions and revisions to the plant property and office electrical system...
High school diploma or GED equivalent 1+ years experience PRN PRN PRN
City and County of Butte-Silver Bow, MT | BUTTE, MT
This listing closes on 9/19/2017 at 5:00 PM Mountain Time (US & Canada)...
Full Time Regular Employment $26.23 - $26.62 Hourly Department: Public Works Phone: 406-497-6430