Electrician Jobs in Harlingen, TX

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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Sunpro - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
Residential Apprentice Electrician Sunpro is seeking a licensed Apprentice Electrician. The Sunpro electrician is responsible for installing residential photovoltaic (PV) systems....
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City of Brownsville - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
Reads blueprints, diagrams, specifications, manuals and/or sketches in the preparation and performance of tasks....
10 days ago
Facility Solutions Incorporated - Harlingen, TX
May operate hand tools and equipment under direct supervision of a Foreman or more senior electrician. Assists in mounting and strapping conduit....
22 days ago
La Feria, TX (9 miles from Harlingen, TX)
IES Residential is seeking Residential electricians. Helpers, Apprentice, Wireman, and Journeyman are welcome to apply. We will be attending the Edinburg Job Fair on Oct 8, 2021 from 10 AM - 2 PM....
22 days ago
The University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
Description of Duties: Runs conduit, pulls wire and installs circuits for electrically driven units....
30+ days ago
SpaceX - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
field, plant, and shop electronic and electrical systems, devices, equipment and components Install enhancements and major upgrades to plant electrical subsystems Perform work from instructions using blueprints...
45+ days ago
Space Exploration Technologies - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
enforcement Manage outside electrical contractors brought in for facility expansion needs if necessary Providing electrical and telecom to workstations and other areas Read and implement schematics and blueprints...
60+ days ago
City of Brownsville - Brownsville, TX (20 miles from Harlingen, TX)
Reads blueprints, diagrams, specifications, manuals and/or sketches in the preparation and performance of tasks....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Harlingen, TX

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Harlingen, TX

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

$38,184

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Harlingen, TX 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 Harlingen, TX
  • 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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