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.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | Erie, PA
A specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evid...
Standard Employment Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Mondelez International | Richmond, VA
Check this great job opportunity, PLC Electrician in Richmond, VA. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Swedish Medical Center | Issaquah, WA
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a full-time Licensed Electrician to work Monday - Friday 6:30am to 3:00pm for Facility Management at the Swedish Issaquah Campus in Issaquah, WA...
Full Time Category: Maintenance Shift: Day
ARAMARK -Education | Bronxville, NY 10708
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran...
Tradesmen International | Thousand Oaks, CA 91358
Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Tradesmen International is seeking experienced Commercial/Residential Electricians to join our...
Experienced Travel Required
Omni Hotels | Washington, DC
Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance...
Associate Level five years experience
Jacobs | Longview, TX
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges...
4 years experience
City of Wichita | Wichita, KS
This listing closes on 6/24/2018 at 11:59 PM Central Time (US & Canada)...
Full Time $18.54 - $26.85 Hourly Department: Public Works and Utilities Department Phone: 316-268-4531
KBR | Laplace, LA
Completes and reviews records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean up activities. Job - Electrical Systems. Under direct supervision, assigned daily work...
High School Diploma 2 years experience
Southern California Edison | Kernville, CA 93238
Maintain a valid California Class C Driver’s License. Plus background experience normally attained in a similar technical field or journeyman electrician. Principles of Physics and advanced mathematic...
High School Diploma Day 4/10 workweek
BAE Systems | Nashua, NH 03064
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems. And power-and energy-management systems. Installs grounding systems as required...
High School Diploma Temporary Employment 4 years experience
Kirkland's | Jackson, TN
Current, valid US driver license. Follows National Electrical Code and company policy for electrical installation. Working knowledge of National Electrical Code, Allen-Bradley and other electrical cir...
High School Diploma or GED six months experience Ability to work occasional off-hour and weekend shifts to...
State of North Carolina | Robeson, NC
This listing closes on 6/14/2018 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)...
Full Time Permanent Employment $33,960.00 - $54,337.00 Annually Department: Dept of Public Safety
Stanford Children's Health | Palo Alto, CA
Assists in the diagnoses of operational problems with the Centers electrical system. Responsible for switching of the primary and emergency electrical systems...
Full Time High School Diploma or GED equivalent Category: General/Environmental Service
Ghirardelli Chocolate Company | San Leandro, CA
The Maintenance Electrician is a unionized employee who performs routine, general Electrical and maintenance assignments; needs direction and supervision...
Worthington Industries | Columbus, OH
Check this great job opportunity, Industrial Maintenance Electrician in Columbus, OH. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
JLL | Spring, TX
JLL Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce. JLL strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to...
Master's Degree or Master's Degree or Education is high school or equivalent Experienced
City & National Employment | Grundy Center, IA
Trent joined the Engineering Recruitment team in 2016, bringing over 10 years of background and experience in Radio Frequency and Automation field and Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business and also st...
58,000 per year Bachelor's Degree Required Category: Industrial
City of Bellevue | Bellevue, NE
This listing closes on 6/21/2018 at 5:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana...
Regular Employment $32.13 - $44.33 Hourly Department: Civic Services
Kadlec Regional Medical Center | Richland, WA
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Licensed Journeyman Electrician to join our growing Facilities team located in Richland, Washington!...
Full Time Category: Facilities / Engineering Shift: Day