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Apprentice Electrician

Job Description

As an Apprentice Electrician, you will work under the guidance of a Journeyman-level electrician assisting in the installation, alteration, addition, and/or repair of electrical systems on commercial work sites. The ideal candidate will be working towards a career in the trade with Facility Solutions Group.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gather tools and supplies to be used at work site.
  • Measure, cut, and bend wire and conduit.
  • Trace out short circuits in wiring.
  • Assist in lifting, positioning, and fastening objects such as wiring, conduit, and motors.
  • Maintain tools and equipment and keeps supplies and parts in order.
  • Clean work area, machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Help in securing, relocating and organizing materials, small tools, and equipment from and back to appropriate storage areas.
  • Keep work area clean by collecting and disposing of scrap, excess materials, and refuse.
  • Assists in pulling wire, lifting, hoisting, and positioning materials.
  • May operate hand tools and equipment under the direct supervision of a Foreman or more senior electrician.
  • Assists in mounting and strapping conduit.
  • Assists more senior personnel in electrical installations, connections, and terminations under close supervision.
  • Performs other project-related duties and assignments as instructed by supervisor.
  • An apprentice electrician will not work on energized circuits or equipment.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have current state Apprentice Electrician License
  • Must be able to pass a background screen
  • Valid drivers license
  • Ability to multitask while staying organized
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive customer service skills
  • Experience in lighting is a plus!