Electrician Jobs in Sunnyvale, 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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Wentworth Executive Recruiting - San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
You are a Technician/Electrician with experience as a PV Installer. You enjoy connecting with clients online, supporting them with their questions and delivering solutions....
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2 days ago Wentworth Executive Recruiting
City of San Jose, CA - San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
. please describe in detail your industrial electrical work experience, including where you gained your experience, number of years, the voltage you have worked with and in what capacity. you must answer...
1 day ago
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - Livermore, CA (22 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Electrician License and a valid California Class C Drivers License....
2 days ago
Santa Cruz, CA (23 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Status as a journey level electrician and completion of a formal electrician apprenticeship program Own a task with minimal supervision and manage multiple priorities at the same time Strong problem-solving...
7 hours ago
Half Moon Bay, CA (22 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Hi Ability to determine proper conduit, wire and breaker size needed for electrical circuits. Ability to read electrical plans. Ability to bend and install conduit per California code....
2 days ago
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - Livermore, CA (22 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Electrician License and a valid California Class C Drivers License....
2 days ago
San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Electricians no license required/ Electricistas no licencia requerida compensation: Depends on job QR Code Link to This Post Electricians with experience in residential, commercial needed....
3 days ago
Life Chiropractic College West - Hayward, CA (19 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Electrician will be also working as installation electrician from 04/10/2021 up to Christmas. Electrician must hold a current JIB card....
3 days ago
Life Chiropractic College West - Hayward, CA (19 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Electrician (IG9, Buckhurst Hill) Job Reference: BBBH6...17 Up to 22 per hour Position Type: Temporary Skills Required: ECS electrical electrician JIB Electrician, JIB, Buckhurst Hill, start 11/10/2021...
3 days ago
Sims Limited - Redwood City, CA (13 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Sims Metals (Sims) is a global leader in metal recycling. With facilities across the globe, Sims plays an intrinsic role in the circular economy by making resources available for future use. As a...
3 days ago
Sunnyvale, CA
Experienced electricians needed ASAP for multiple commercial and industrial projects in South Bay and Peninsula. Rigid conduit and EMT work mainly. Must be proficient....
4 days ago
Sunrun - Dublin, CA (23 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Overview Sunrun is changing the way we get our electricity, and we are looking for Certified Electricians to join the revolution!...
4 days ago
Palo Alto, CA (8 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
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...
5 days ago
Pacific Gas and Electric - San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
experience, especially at a utility Substation experience Previous military experience in Power Production Previous Journeyman Electrician experience with two years of experience in relay and control...
5 days ago
San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Quanten Electrical is hiring journeyman level electricians....
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Sunnyvale, CA

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Sunnyvale, CA

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

$78,220

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Sunnyvale, 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 Sunnyvale, 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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