Electrician Jobs in Houston, 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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Journeyman Electrician

  • Houston, TX
  • 2 days ago

Previous experience as service truck operator Familiarity with electrical schematics, blueprints, and manuals Familiarity with electrical equipment and hand tools Strong problem solving and critical...

Journeyman Electrician

  • Houston, TX
  • 3 hours ago

About This Role Lumio is looking for a licensed Electrician to join our team to lead and install residential solar projects....

Journeyman Service Electrician

  • Houston, TX
  • 2 days ago

Job Description ON TIME ELECTRIC TEXAS is looking for qualified Service Electricians to join our local team....

Electrician Journeyman

  • Houston, TX
  • 1 day ago

Read and interpret maps, instructional manuals, specifications, work site directions, blueprints and written instruction....

Sign Journeyman Electrician

  • Facility Solutions Group Limited
  • Houston, TX
  • 1 day ago

An Aerial Journeymanl/Sign Technician will: Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or follows diagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion...

Lead Electrician

  • University of Houston
  • Houston, TX
  • 1 day ago

Assists the Electrical Supervisor in leading and coordinating the work of electricians in the installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems, components and fixtures in university owned...

Residential Electrician

  • Houston, TX
  • 4 hours ago

Residential Supervisor, Punch Electrician, Rough Crews, Trim Crews. $25 per hour Licensed Punch Electrician. Must have residential experience and valid drivers license. Plenty of work. ......

Electrician

  • Turnkey I U0026 E Ltd
  • Houston, TX
  • 2 days ago

Responsibilities: Fabricate and install rigid, aluminum, E.M.T., plasti-bond and P.V.C. conduit Fabricate and install cable tray Must be able to fabricate and install cable tray and conduit supports...

Ships Electrician/Electro Technical Officer (ETO)

  • Curtin Maritime
  • Houston, TX
  • 3 days ago

We are currently searching for a Ships Electrician/Electro Technical Officer (ETO) to work on Dredge projects around the country....

Electrical Journeyman- Maintenance

  • Tellepsen
  • Pasadena, TX
  • 4 days ago

Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble and install electrical conduit using measuring devices, hand tools, conduit threader and conduit bender. Receive and complete work orders on a timely manner....

Residential Electrician - Central Houston

  • American Residential Services
  • Houston, TX
  • 4 days ago

Qualifications Texas Licensed Electrician or Wireman License Minimum of 2 years residential wiring experience. Have a valid drivers license with a good driving record. Must be computer literate....

Electrician / Wwo

  • City of Houston
  • Houston, TX
  • 4 days ago

LICENSE REQUIREMENTS A valid State of Texas Journeyman Electrician License is required....

Electrician/Handyman

  • Houston, TX
  • 5 days ago

QR Code Link to This Post I have a couple electric problems on rentals. electric not working garage and outside lite. same circuit? could be bulb or connection, another circuit cut in attic....

Seeking reliable and experienced commercial electricians to man a commercial jobs in Austin and Houston. Must have transportation and hand tools. Willing to pay gas and peridium...

Electrician/DWO

  • City of Houston, TX
  • Houston, TX
  • 5 days ago

MINIMUMLICENSE REQUIREMENTS A valid State of Texas Journeyman Electrician License is required....

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Houston, TX

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Houston, TX 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 Houston, 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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