Electrician Jobs in California

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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Los Angeles, CA
We currently have a full time opportunity for an experienced commercial/residential electrician to join our service team....
2 days ago
Sacramento, CA
materials Pulling electrical wiring through electrical conduit Terminating electrical panels, set fixtures, outlets and various electrical devices Install/connect wires to circuit breakers transformers...
19 hours ago
Santa Cruz, CA
-Installing Conduit and pulling wire. -Terminating conductors. -Working with and training electrical apprentices and trainees....
19 hours ago
Staffmark - Ontario, CA
If Interested email me at [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Maintenance Electrician - Direct Hire. Please include your resume....
1 day ago
CDL Career Now - San Diego, CA
Give yourself the power to launch in this unique field with a variety of options including: opportunities to work as an electrician journeyman, a master electrician or even an electrical engineer....
1 day ago
Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, LLC - Bishop, CA
Journeyman-level electrician, overseeing the safe and efficient operations of all aerial and surface lifts (including the gondolas)....
2 days ago
Venture Dynamics - San Diego, CA
They use diagnostic tools to find the root cause of an issue, and then they use power hand tools to fix the issue....
4 hours ago
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation - Modesto, CA
D etermine proper size and specifications of wire, conduit, switches, panels, fuses, etc. Create and maintain up-to-date layouts of electrical circuits....
4 hours ago
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows - Olympic Valley, CA
Experience Required Valid Driver's License Detachable chair experience Journeyman level industrial electrician 1 year(s): General electronic experience Education Required High School or better...
3 days ago
American Modular Systems Incorporated - Manteca, CA
Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit. Pulls wiring through conduit. Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment....
2 days ago
San Jose, CA
May need to get on the roof, bend conduit. They provide all power tools and fall protection just need to bring their hand tools. Level 1 (CE1): OK if no solar....
1 day ago
Los Angeles, CA
Please submit with a previous Electrician experience...
20 hours ago
Ventura, CA
PLEASE Only qualified applicants need respond Possible part-time or full-time employment Apprentice needed for residential service work Applicant must be able to pass drug and background checks...
1 day ago
Indian Wells, CA
Experience, hand tools, and relaiable transportation. Any additional information provided at time of interview....
1 day ago
San Diego, CA
Skill in the use of hand tools and a wide variety of test equipment to include: voltmeter, ammeter, ohmmeter, wattmeter, MegOhmMeter, infrared thermal meter, and cable faultfinder....
2 days ago

Demographic Data for California

Moving to California? Find some basic demographic data about California below.


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Salary for Electrician Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$68,627

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in California offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • 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 California
  • 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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