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Commercial Electrician

Workyard San Jose, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Large commercial electrical contractor is hiring journeymen electricians.

Must be a certified general electrician or hold a valid ET card with 3 years minimum electrical construction experience.

Projects are ground up and include office buildings, restaurants, retail centers, automotive dealerships, etc.

$1000 Signing Bonus offered.


  • Plan layout and installation of electrical equipment, conduit, wiring and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  • Read and comprehend construction blueprints and specifications.
  • Install electrical equipment, conduit, wiring and fixtures using hand tools or power tools.
  • Plan ahead with the process of the job to complete the project efficiently and on time.
  • 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 South Bay, East Bay, Peninsula


  • Must be familiar with installation of commercial electrical work: Underground, Lighting, Lighting Control, Branch Wiring (Romex, M/C Cable, EMT, Rigid), Feeder Conduits, Feeder Cabling / Termination, Switchgear, Transformers, Panels, Equipment Hook-up, Generators, Lighting Control, and Device Make-up.
  • Must be familiar with the NEC.
  • Must be a certified general electrician or hold a valid ET card with 3 years minimum electrical construction experience
  • Own hand tools, wire strippers, screw drivers, lineman side cutters, cordless electrical drill
  • Must have valid/current driver's license
  • Reliable, show up on time every day
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • PPE: Hard hat, safety glasses, safety vest, gloves, all provided


  • $42 p/h
  • Typical work week M-F, from 5:30am - 2 pm
  • First project should will last 5 months with opportunity for more work after that
  • Overtime available

References & background checks will be required.

$1000 Signing Bonus offered.



San Jose, CA