Electrician Job Description

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Electrician responsibilities

  • Executing plans of electrical wiring for well functioning lighting, intercom and other electrical systems
  • Installing electrical apparatus, fixtures and equipment for alarm and other systems
  • Installing safety and distribution components

Electrician Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for an experienced Electrician to undertake a variety of tasks relating to setting up and maintaining electrical infrastructure. Your job will involve installing electrical wiring in buildings and poles, troubleshooting malfunctions and blackouts and repairing appliances.

Due to the high amount of risk pertaining to this job, electricians must be first and foremost responsible individuals with great attention to safety precautions. The ideal candidate must also be experienced in different kinds of electrical devices and systems.

The goal will be to produce and maintain well functioning electrical connections to minimize the probability of accidents and maximize usability of electricity in all facilities.


  • Execute plans of electrical wiring for well functioning lighting, intercom and other electrical systems
  • Install electrical apparatus, fixtures and equipment for alarm and other systems
  • Install safety and distribution components (e.g. switches, resistors, circuit-breaker panels etc.)
  • Connect wiring in electrical circuits and networks ensuring compatibility of components
  • Prepare and assemble conduits and connect wiring through them
  • Prevent breakdown of systems by routinely inspecting and replacing old wiring and insulated cables, cleaning circuits etc.
  • Perform effective troubleshooting to identify hazards or malfunctions and repair or substitute damaged units


  • Proven experience as an electrician
  • Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems
  • Demonstrable ability to use electrical and hand tools (e.g. wire strippers, voltmeter etc.) and electrical drawings and blueprints
  • Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving ability
  • Excellent physical condition and flexibility to work long shifts and overnight
  • Diploma in relevant vocational training or successfully completed apprenticeship as an electrician
  • Valid license to practice profession

Electrician Job Description Examples

Electrician • MMR Group

Looking for 4 Electricians:

Location: - Motiva...

Area- Port Arthur, TX

Pay: $30-34 an hour

Call for email for more information.

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Electrician • Modern Packaging, LLC

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Machine Tool Electrician • Works Staffing

Individual is experienced performing the Electrician activities listed below on their own with little to no guidance or assistance from a Skill Trades Leader in a machine tool manufacturing environment.

Electrician Activities...

Wire machinery from drawings and bill of material

· Wire panels

· Install communication blocks

· Wire Ethernet

· Wire auxiliary power

· Wire robots

· Wire safet...

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Electrician • OWENS CORNING

Journeyman Electrician

Job Title: Journeyman Electrician...

Department: Maintenance

Reports to: Electrical Supervisor

Supervises: N/A

Date: 3/7/22


The Electrician is an essential part of the production and maintenance process and requires the employee to be alert, watchful, and engaged in the operations that are taking place around them.

Repairs, maintains and installs any elect...

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