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Commercial Journeyman Electrician

TradeStar Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Electrical company that specializes in new construction, service, and remodel commercial projects is looking for Journeyman electricians. IDEAL candidates will have at least Two years of RECENT commercial experience with a valid Journeyman license.

Journeyman must have experience in working on all phases of a commercial projects start to finish. MUST be comfortable in running EMT and Rigid from ½-2in and can perform all bends such as: 90’s, 45’s kicks, offsets, 3 and 4-point saddles. Must be experienced installing junction boxes, receptacles, light fixtures, MC cable, panels, transformers, generators and switchgear.

Pay Range: $24 - 28/hourly (depending on experience)

Skills & Experience:
• Journeyman must be able to run EMT and RIGID conduit ranging from ½” to 2”
• Must be proficient in performing all bends such as 45s, 90s, 45’s, offsets, kicks, 3 and 4-point saddles using a hand, foot and hydraulic bender.
• Experienced working in all phases of a commercial project start to finish
• Must be able to read prints independently as well.
• Must be experienced installing junction boxes, receptacles, light fixtures, switches, panels, switchgear, transformers and generators.

• Reliable transportation
• Valid driver’s license or Identification card
• Valid Texas State Journeyman License
• Recent commercial field experience
• Pass a pre-employment drug screen & background check.

What we offer:
• Health benefits
• Competitive wages
• Referral bonuses.
• Holiday/401k/PTO

* Assemble, install, test, or maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.

* Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.

* Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.

* Inspect electrical systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.

* Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.

* Maintain current electrician's license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.

* Use a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, or test lamps.

* Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.

* Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.

* Work from ladders, scaffolds, or roofs to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.

* Place conduit, pipes, or tubing, inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.

* Perform physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay conduit or moving or lifting heavy objects.

* Direct or train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.


Why Work Here?

We strive to KNOW our employees by learning about their personal and professional goals.

Our Company TradeSTAR is a professional services company, specializing in providing staffing solutions for the low voltage and electrical industries. As a full-service project staffing firm, we partner with our clients to deliver solutions that help solve their most complicated manpower needs. Our services are designed specifically to help the commercial low voltage or electrical contractor. With several decades of industry experience, our consultants go beyond what the industry has come to expect from staffing companies by offering a real partnership, providing real results, and helping grow your business. The company was founded in 2004 and what began as a small 2-man operation has now become a multi-million dollar operation serving hundreds of clients and thousands of employees. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, the company has expanded to include offices in Texas, Florida and Georgia, while servicing contractors throughout parts of the US.


Houston, TX