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Journeyman Electrician

Oakland, CA
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Job Description

Electrical contractor is hiring journeyman electricians for residential and light commercial work.


  • Plan layout and installation of electrical equipment, conduit, wiring and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes
  • Ability to read and comprehend construction blueprints and specifications
  • Install electrical equipment, conduit, wiring and fixtures using hand tools or power tools
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustments or repair, and ensure compliance with codes
  • Use a variety of tools or equipment, such as testing equipment, ohm/amp meters, power tools, measuring devices, as well as other construction equipment
  • Test electrical systems or continuity of systems of circuits in electrical systems using testing devices, such as ohmmeter or voltmeters to ensure compatibility and safety of systems.
  • Work from ladders, scaffolds, or lifts to install electrical conduit, equipment, fixtures or wiring. Perform physically demanding tasks such as installing conduit or moving/lifting heavy objects.
  • Cover driving area of East Bay. Company is headquartered in Sacramento so there will be times that employee needs to travel there


  • 5+ years of an electrical background in residential and/or commercial sectors
  • Capable of working independently
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Able to lift 25 lbs
  • PPE: Hard Hat, Safety Glasses, Gloves, Safety Vest
  • Own hand tools, wire strippers, screw drivers, lineman side cutters, cordless drill


  • Rate: $38 p/h
  • Typical work week M-F from 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • This is a long term position
  • Mileage expenses covered

References & background checks will be required.

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