Electrician Jobs in Milpitas, 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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San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
San Jose based electrical company looking to bring on a journeyman electrician for residential service call work....
13 hours ago
San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
skill level California State electricians license Required Journeyman's License Required...
2 days ago
Fremont, CA (13 miles from Milpitas, CA)
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1 day ago
Newark, CA (14 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems on rooftops according to design Penetrating, attaching, sealing into a variety of buildings and variety of roofing materials Installing modules, racking, wire runs, conduits...
21 hours ago
Livermore, CA (11 miles from Milpitas, CA)
We have immediate openings for Journeyman Electricians, Apprentice Electricians and Solar Installers....
13 hours ago
Vulcan Materials Company - Pleasanton, CA (15 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Detect and diagnose all electrical wiring, appliance, fixture, and machinery problems, failing components, and malfunctions while making corrections and striving to improve equipment reliability....
1 day ago
Dublin, CA (20 miles from Milpitas, CA)
This includes troubleshooting, testing, and repairing activities Electrical wiring of solar array/system (AC and DC) Perform voltage testing using appropriate PPE and procedures Prepare reports, if...
2 days ago
Dublin, CA (20 miles from Milpitas, CA)
wiring in workstation partitions, and other related electrical equipment. 2....
21 hours ago
Union Sanitary District - Union City, CA (17 miles from Milpitas, CA)
We currently have an opportunity for an Instrument Technician/Electrician to join our Fabrication, Maintenance and Construction (FMC) Team....
22 hours ago
Menlo Park, CA (20 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Looking for residential electricians with 2+ years of experience. This is a long-term opportunity to work on large custom homes in the peninsula....
3 days ago
Campbell, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
CA Licensed Journeyman Electrician in CAMPBELL, California Description Tradesmen International is currently seeking CA certified Journeyman Electricians. We have on going work around the Bay Area....
5 days ago
San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Thank you Abilities include: Reading Blueprints Bending Conduits Working knowledge of NEC Troubleshooting General knowledge of circuits and load distribution Running a small crew Working alone Wage...
5 days ago
Fremont, CA (13 miles from Milpitas, CA)
This is an extremely exciting time to be a Journeyman Electrician. Not only does the salary pay over market rate, the benefits is world class. If you are interested, read on....
6 days ago
Equinix - San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Journeyman Electrician / Facility Engineer Equinix is one of the fastest growing data center companies, growing connectivity between clients worldwide....
6 days ago
Spectra360 - San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE AS A ELECTRICIAN APPRENTICE SERVICE TECH: Strong Customer Service skills a MUST One - two years experience....
6 days ago

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Milpitas, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.1%)
  • 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 Milpitas, 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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