Electrician Jobs in Tacoma, WA

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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Electrician

  • Port Orchard, WA
  • 3 days ago

Experienced 01 journeyman electricians needed. All commercial work. Start tomorrow. We have openings for commercial service and small projects. Van provided....

Electrician 02 Journeyman

  • Renton, WA
  • 2 days ago

We work with well-known, high-end builders in the Seattle and surrounding areas and need a professional electrician to join our team, build relationships with clients and have a great time working for...

Journeyman Electrician

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 3 hours ago

Apply Bookmark job Journeyman Electrician Apply Bookmark job Free CV Review Makead Solutions LLC Tacoma, WA Full time Published on...

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Electrical apprentice

  • Port Orchard, WA
  • 3 days ago

Electrical apprentice needed. Some commercial exprience helpful. Must have WA trainee card. Must be willing to work nights. Work is primarily Puget Sound area. Respond with a resume

Electrician Journeyman

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 3 hours ago

work in Tacoma and South Sound area. ]] Apply Bookmark job Electrician Journeyman Apply Bookmark job Free CV Review United States Electric Corp....

Residential Licensed Electrician

  • Federal Way, WA
  • 3 hours ago

on electrical wiring and systems Adhere to all quality and safety codes Qualifications: Previous experience in electrical engineering or other related fields Familiarity with electrical schematics, blueprints...

02 Electrician

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 3 days ago

Small electrical company is looking for an 02 electrician. Must be proficient in service changes, main panel swaps, whole house re wires, and service calls....

Marine Electrician

  • Tacoma, WA
  • 3 days ago

Read and interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams and schematics. Drill holes in the bulkhead and cabin for equipment mounting....

Journeyman Electrician

  • Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Tukwila, WA
  • 4 days ago

Other assigned operational tasks as may be typically expected of the Journeyman Electrician role. Travel 20% at a minimum....

Electrician

  • Muckleshoot Casino
  • Auburn, WA
  • 5 days ago

Measure, cut, thread, and install electrical conduit. Pull wiring through conduit....

Approved Electrician

  • Bilfinger
  • Fort Lewis, WA
  • 5 days ago

Approved Electrician Location: Ellesmere Port Bilfinger UK is a leading engineering and maintenance provider, supporting customers across the chemical & petrochemical, nuclear, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals...

We cover all aspects of residential wiring. We are one of the largest electrical contractors in Washington state and have long term work with competitive wages....

Electrician A2

  • James Hardie
  • Tacoma, WA
  • 5 days ago

As a shift Maintenance Electrician reporting to the Maintenance Manager, you will be a key member of the Maintenance team....

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Electrician

  • OC Construction Services
  • Puyallup, WA
  • 5 days ago

OC Construction Services is seeking Electricians We are looking to fill our growing team with an experienced and professional 02 Electrician who is highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability...

Electrician RESIDENTIAL NEEDED

  • Federal Way, WA
  • 7 days ago

02 Jorneyman or Apprentice with experience needed. Pay based on the experience DOE. Please leave your resume.

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Tacoma, WA

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Tacoma, WA 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 Tacoma, WA
  • 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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