Electrician Jobs in Yelm, 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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Tumwater School District - Tumwater, WA (19 miles from Yelm, WA)
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries general journey level Electrician (EL01). Five years of experience in the electrical industry....
1 day ago
Northwest Cascade, Inc - Puyallup, WA (24 miles from Yelm, WA)
ELECTRICIAN NEEDED - $2000 Sign On-Bonus!...
7 days ago
Peter Kazella & Associates, Inc - Puyallup, WA (24 miles from Yelm, WA)
Data Center Electrician - Puyallup WA We are looking for a Data Center Engineer to support a critical data center....
9 days ago
State of Washington - Olympia, WA (23 miles from Yelm, WA)
Phase and 240/120 Volt single phase wiring whose components include but are not limited to: emergency standby generators, transfer switches, uninterruptable power supplies, power panels, breakers, conduit...
11 days ago
Olympia, WA (19 miles from Yelm, WA)
We are seeking a service oriented 02 electrician. Our company is growing and we need qualified, moral, ethical, drug free electricians....
15 days ago
Lacey, WA (18 miles from Yelm, WA)
Looking for an 02 journeyman or apprentice. Paid holidays, vacation pay, medical and truck. Excellent pay.Wanting someone hardworking, dependable and self motivated. Full time. and in a good...
15 days ago
Tumwater, WA (19 miles from Yelm, WA)
Our Journeyman Electricians lead electrical installations, including balance of system (BOS) layout, inverter installation, conduit and wiring, service disconnects, grid intertie, voltage testing, and...
16 days ago
Yelm, WA
Must have own hand tools, code book, and dependable transportation....
26 days ago
Boone Electric - Puyallup, WA (24 miles from Yelm, WA)
Job Company Rating Boone Electric is currently hiring residential Journeyman Electricians for multi-family residential projects....
30+ days ago
Lacey, WA (18 miles from Yelm, WA)
Read and interpret schematics, blueprints, construction drawings, control logic diagrams, one-line diagrams and specifications....
30+ days ago
State of Washington - Lacey, WA (18 miles from Yelm, WA)
Read and interpret schematics, blueprints, construction drawings, control logic diagrams, one-line diagrams and specifications....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Yelm, WA

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Yelm, WA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.1%)
  • 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 Yelm, 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%)

Salary for Electrician jobs in Yelm, WA

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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