Electrician Jobs in Compton, 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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Nationwide Technical & Executive Search - Hacienda Heights, CA (17 miles from Compton, CA)
Uses conduit benders, hand tools, multimeters, amp probes, and voltage testing equipment. Able to interpret and work from electrical prints and schematics....
3 days ago
Santa Ana Unified School District - Santa Ana, CA (23 miles from Compton, CA)
Seeing to perform maintenance activities, read blueprints, and drive a vehicle.Standing for extended periods of time.HAZARDS:Electrical power supply and high voltage....
4 days ago
Express Employment Professionals - Glendale - La Crescenta, CA (24 miles from Compton, CA)
Seeking certified or non certified electrician for high end residential electrical company. Electricians helper or electrician will work out and pay is based on experience....
5 days ago
CalBear Construction Inc. - Placentia, CA 92870, CA (22 miles from Compton, CA)
We are looking for installers who are either plumbers, can do tile work, electrician, drywall, or helpers....
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5 days ago
iitjobs, Inc - El Segundo, CA (9 miles from Compton, CA)
Wirings Maintenance...
6 days ago
Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
The selected candidate with perform maintenance and repair of Embassy electrical distribution system, standby electrical systems, motors, controls, and electrical service and low and medium voltage...
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7 days ago
Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Power Plant Electrician GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): Maintains a safe workplace program and ensures that safety is the highest...
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7 days ago
Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
circuit breakers and other electrical components Interpret, explain to subordinates and accomplish tasking working from verbal information, schematics, blueprints, wiring diagrams, documents, vendor...
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7 days ago
Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
Electricians will perform electrical maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Electrician Foreman or PM Coordinator....
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7 days ago
Sunrun - Burbank, CA (22 miles from Compton, CA)
Overview Sunrun is changing the way we get our electricity, and we are looking for Certified Electricians to join the revolution!...
7 days ago
Kelly Services - Stanton, CA (14 miles from Compton, CA)
SKILLSET: o Skillset for trouble shooting the more complex electronic and PLC equipment. o Skills with motor and actuator controls and activation sensors. o Ability to enhance a motor control circuit...
10 days ago
Howmet Aerospace - Torrance, CA (5 miles from Compton, CA)
Howmet Fastening Systems is seeking an experience Industrial Electrician with a desire to learn Pyrometry. This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company....
11 days ago
Jobot - Los Angeles, CA (6 miles from Compton, CA)
A bit about us: We are a leading construction company that has been serving the retail commercial construction industry for decades....
12 days ago
MG Building Services, Inc. - Pico Rivera, CA (11 miles from Compton, CA)
MG Building Services, Inc. is looking to hire an experienced General Handyman with an emphasis in minor Electrical. The candidate must have a general understanding of all areas of handyman...
12 days ago
Coast Community College District - Costa Mesa, CA (23 miles from Compton, CA)
Requires the ability to read and interpret drawings, sketches, blueprints, schematics, and building and fire codes. Requires the ability to maintain records and activity logs....
13 days ago

Demographic Data for Compton, CA

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Compton, CA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Compton, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.4%)
  • 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 Compton, 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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