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Apprentice Electrician

Dallas, TX 75235

Posted: 02/09/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Electrician Job Number: 14574 Pay Rate: $ 26.50

Job Description

We're looking for a skilled electrician apprentice to add to our growing team. You will be responsible for reading blueprints, diagnosing electrical problems, and repairing electrical systems. You will also help us to install new electrical systems for our client. This will involve laying wires, installing fixtures, and assembling various components throughout the system, among other things.
*Measure, cut, and bend wire and conduit, using measuring instruments and hand tools.

*Maintain tools, vehicles, and equipment and keep parts and supplies in order.

*Perform semi-skilled and unskilled laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of electrical systems and equipment.

*Disassemble defective electrical equipment, replace defective or worn parts, and reassemble equipment, using hand tools.

*Thread conduit ends, connect couplings, and fabricate and secure conduit support brackets, using hand tools.

*Examine electrical units for loose connections and broken insulation and tighten connections, using hand tools.

*Drill holes and pull or push wiring through openings, using hand and power tools.

*Clean work area and wash parts.

*Dig trenches or holes for installation of conduit or supports.

*Strip insulation from wire ends, using wire stripping pliers, and attach wires to terminals for subsequent soldering.

*Trace out short circuits in wiring, using test meter.

*Install copper-clad ground rods, using a manual post driver.

*Break up concrete, using air hammer, to facilitate installation, construction, or repair of equipment.

*Erect electrical system components and barricades, and rig scaffolds, hoists, and shoring.

*Transport tools, materials, equipment, and supplies to work site by hand, hand truck, or heavy, motorized truck.

*Construct controllers and panels, using power drills, drill presses, taps, saws and punches.

*Raise, lower, or position equipment, tools, and materials, using hoist, hand line, or block and tackle.

*Requisition materials, using warehouse requisition or release forms.

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skill, and Experience:*At least 18 years of age or older *High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalency *Able to pass Basic Skills Test, Multi-Craft Aptitude Test, Color Identification Test and Drug Screen.

Meet Your Recruiter

Kaitlin Horn
Talent Acquisition Team Lead

Kaitlin joined TalentLogistiX a little less than a year ago on our Staffing side as a Recruiter. She has been in the recruiting industry for the past 6 years. Her experience in recruiting has included: call center and admin, production/manufacturing, IT, corporate and now skilled trades.

Kaitlin grew up in the Indianapolis area and has resided here ever since. She has a Bachelors Degree in Human Resource Management, which is what really got her interested in the recruiting world.

In her off time, she enjoys spending time with her son Liam, who’s most favorite pastime is the pool on a warm day or a (not so quick) trip to Target.

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