Electrician Jobs in Berkeley, CA

Install and perform maintenance on wiring, control, and lighting systems. Electricians work on electrical components for buildings that are finished, and no longer under construction. They are competent at reading blueprints and technical diagrams, understand and follow the regulations set out in the government’s National Electric Code, and use a range of equipment to test for and identify electrical problems. When they discover an issue, electricians repair or replace the affected wiring or device.

There are two main categories of electricians. Inside electricians work on larger motors, equipment, and systems in business buildings and factories. Residential electricians, by contrast, work in residential homes. These personnel install wiring and troubleshoot non-industrial fixtures and equipment.

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PAE Incorporated - Oakland, CA (7 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Measures, bends, assembles and installs conduit to connect outlets, panels, boxes, etc....
1 day ago
PAE Incorporated - San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Measures, bends, assembles and installs conduit to connect outlets, panels, boxes, etc....
1 day ago
University Of California Berkeley - Berkeley, CA
Maintenance of high voltage equipment includes switches, circuit breakers, transformers, relays, transmission lines, cables, and cable terminations....
2 days ago
Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. - San Leandro, CA (12 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Also performs preventive maintenance and upgrades to wiring, conduit and electronic control systems....
2 days ago
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. - Oakland, CA (7 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Electrician qualification certificate. Proven track record of work experience as a Maintenance Electrician. Familiarity with industrial electrical systems and the National Electrical Code....
2 days ago
Concord, CA (14 miles from Berkeley, CA)
3 years experience in commercial commercial work, specifically in conduit bending and installation....
1 day ago
PAE Incorporated - Oakland, CA (7 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Medium-High Voltage Electrician PAE is seeking a medium-high voltage electrician to support the American Embassy in Beijing, China....
8 hours ago
The County of San Mateo - San Mateo, CA (20 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Duties include estimating, constructing, installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical services requiring journey level skills; installing conduit, pulling wire, and installing electrical equipment...
9 hours ago
PAE Incorporated - San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Medium-High Voltage Electrician PAE is seeking a medium-high voltage electrician to support the American Embassy in Beijing, China....
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Electrician Trillium Staffing Solutions San Francisco, CA Full Time Job Details Company Overview Now hiring Electricians in San Francisco!...
2 days ago
Sunpower Corporation - San Leandro, CA (12 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Sr Residential Electrician Sunpower San Leandro, CA Full Time Apply on company site Job Details Do you want to change the world? We do, too....
4 hours ago
South San Francisco, CA (16 miles from Berkeley, CA)
WANTED, Journeyman Electrician with Commercial Experience Qualifications: Must have valid California Journeymans Card or Apprentice Card Must have valid California Drivers License and be Insurable....
3 days ago
San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Open Positions & Roles: 1.Experienced Apprentice Electrician ($25-$32/ hr DOE) 2.Lead Electrician/ Foreman ($30-$40/ hr DOE) 3.Electrician Project Manager ($Salary Range DOE) 4....
3 days ago
Jacobs Engineering Group - San Leandro, CA (12 miles from Berkeley, CA)
To ensure success as a Maintenance Electrician, you should have high-level problem-solving skills, extensive experience working with industrial electrical systems, and good communication skills....
3 days ago
City of Berkeley - Berkeley, CA
The Position Benefits Supplemental Questions The City of Berkeley is currently accepting applications for Electrician....
3 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Berkeley, CA

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Berkeley, CA as reported by the BLS.

$91,466

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Berkeley, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.7%)
  • Master's Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electricians in Berkeley, CA
  • 4-6 years (61.1%)
  • 2-4 years (14.1%)
  • 8-10 years (10.1%)
  • None (9.9%)
  • 6-8 years (4.0%)
  • 1-2 years (0.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (0.2%)

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