Electrician Jobs in Escondido, 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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Sycuan - El Cajon, CA (22 miles from Escondido, CA)
fixtures, performing preventative maintenance services on circuits, transformers, and lighting, identifying and correcting defective or damaged electrical systems, and planning and installing wiring, conduit...
2 days ago
Oceanside, CA (23 miles from Escondido, CA)
Solar Experience is a plus but not required State Certified Journeyman Electrician certification is REQUIRED....
1 day ago
Oceanside, CA (23 miles from Escondido, CA)
Local candidate only please as there is no per diem available Key words: Electrician, Journeyman, solar, state certified, carport, Journeyman Electrician, electrical. lead, foreman, PV construction,...
1 day ago
Acushnet Holdings Corp - Carlsbad, CA (16 miles from Escondido, CA)
Working knowledge of hand tools and test equipment. Working knowledge of pipe bending and wiring methods....
3 days ago
Vista, CA (14 miles from Escondido, CA)
Allied Electric has IMMEDIATE openings for a solid lead man with commercial, residential and service experience AND an experienced helper that wants to expand his trade knowledge. Candidates must...
4 days ago
La Mesa, CA (22 miles from Escondido, CA)
Electrician needed immediately. Experienced Apprentice or Journeyman. Must have at least 3- 4 years experience. Must have reliable transportation and be eligible to work in the United States....
8 days ago
Oceanside, CA (23 miles from Escondido, CA)
Electrical Foreman Wanted (full and part time positions) for small company (Established 2007) growing, with plenty of work lined up. Minimum 4 years experience (must have references.) Must be:...
9 days ago
Poway, CA (6 miles from Escondido, CA)
Electrical contrcator in SoCal seeking Commercial Electrician in Poway for a T/I. Looking to start early next week 11/22-11/23. Need to have all your electrical/hand tools....
9 days ago
Escondido, CA
Positions currently available: Service electrician. ( Van will be included ) Journeyman Apprentice Looking to fills theses positions immediately....
9 days ago
Encinitas, CA (16 miles from Escondido, CA)
looking for a professional, experienced Residential Wireman. Piece Work experience helpful, position is hourly. We do remodel work, new construction, EV Chargers. Pay based on experience. 5 Years...
11 days ago
Willdan - Carlsbad, CA (16 miles from Escondido, CA)
a clean work area at all times Proactively preparing for upcoming work Interacting with various individuals at different levels within the company Requirements: A valid California State Certified Journeyman...
12 days ago
El Cajon, CA (22 miles from Escondido, CA)
A local family-owned and operated organization serving San Diego County for more than 25 years currently has an immediate need for skilled journeyman/foreman-level commercial electricians to join our...
12 days ago
El Cajon, CA (22 miles from Escondido, CA)
Looking for an apprentice/helper level electrician with some experience (THAT WANTS TO LEARN/IMPROVE!) Must have their own hand tools, transportation....
12 days ago
City of Escondido - Escondido, CA
Use and maintenance of a variety of power and hand tools. Precautions necessary for working with electricity. Blueprint and symbol identification. Basic principles of mathematics....
13 days ago
Escondido, CA
Seeking a residential electrician and a helper for custom home and remodel wiring. Must be self motivated and reliable, communicate and get along well with others....
17 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Escondido, CA

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

$61,439

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Escondido, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.2%)
  • Master's Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electricians in Escondido, 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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