Electrician Jobs in Pleasanton, 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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Residential Electrician

  • San Jose, CA
  • 3 days ago

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Electrician/Journeyman Electrician

  • Sims Metal Management
  • San Jose, CA
  • 3 days ago

SPECIFIC ACCOUNTABILITIES: Support the SMM Redwood City facility with electrical expertise i.e. reading drawings, electrical testing, conduit and wire installation, leading major equipment maintenance...

Electrician Journeyman

  • Redwood City, CA
  • 2 days ago

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Apprentice Electrician

  • San Jose, CA
  • 2 days ago

Job Description Electrician - $25-$50/hr - DOE We are currently hiring Electricians with 2+ years of experience performing electrical installations in a commercial setting....

Journeyman Electrician

  • San Jose, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Description We are seeking Traveling Licensed Electricians to join our team!...

Journeyman Electrician

  • Walnut Creek, CA
  • 1 day ago

Job Description Fast growing Electrical contracting company is looking for an experienced journeyman electrician with a background in residential and commercial work....

Electrical Trainee

  • Helix Electric
  • Fremont, CA
  • 13 hours ago

Learning or be able to read blueprints and electrical drawings and install as specified. Verify dimensions, alignments and clearances per drawings or plans. Secure and lock up equipment after use....

Certified Electrician

  • Hayward, CA
  • 7 hours ago

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring State Certified Electricians....

Electrician

  • Fremont, CA
  • 3 hours ago

Pull wire to correct panels, make up, trim, troubleshooting. Must be familiar with romex, mc cable and emt....

Electrician Journeyman

  • Concord, CA
  • 3 days ago

Job Description We are currently seeking an Electrician Journeyman! You will strive to provide safe electrical systems for a variety of customers....

Journeyman Electrician

  • Fremont, CA
  • 3 days ago

Responsibilities & Skills: * Must be familiar with updated NEC codes. * Must have experience in reading and understanding blueprints. * Must have experience with installing, bending, and removing conduit...

Responsibilities: Bending pipe and conduit of various sizes Installation of fixtures and lighting systems Install and run cable and wire Reading and interpreting blueprints and schematics Troubleshoot...

Hiring Residential Electrician

  • Milpitas, CA
  • 1 day ago

Small electrical contractor is hiring an apprentice or an electrician with 2 to 5 years of experience in the residential work. This is a full time position....

Roper - Residential Electrician

  • Helix Electric
  • Oakland, CA
  • 13 hours ago

Learning or be able to read blueprints and electrical drawings and install as specified. Verify dimensions, alignments and clearances per drawings or plans. Secure and lock up equipment after use....

Electrician II

  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Livermore, CA
  • 17 hours ago

Intermediate to advanced journey level skills and knowledge in the electrician trade including proficiency in the use of all tools of the trade, and proficiency in the layout and installation of conduit...

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Pleasanton, CA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Pleasanton, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (31.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.0%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • 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 Pleasanton, 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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