Residential Electrician
Houston, TX US
Posted ago

Our mission at Buildforce is to ensure skilled construction workers always know about the newest high paying jobs that match their skills and location. We know that lining up your next construction job can be difficult. We take the time to meet with you to ensure you have the skills to do great work, and our Buildforce team backs you in your electrical job search.

We are actively seeking State Licensed Electrical Apprentice for residential work throughout the Houston, TX area.

A residential electrician is a skilled and licensed professional who works in residential buildings to install, maintain, inspect and repair wiring and electrical systems and components. At least 1 year of electrical experience is required.

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Responsibilities for Electrician

  • Install, maintain, and enhance electrical systems and components, including fuses, lights, and wiring
  • Inspect, test, and diagnose issues with electrical systems and components
  • Perform all work in a manner that meets and follows electrical codes, blueprints, and standards
  • Test electrical systems and components to ensure proper functioning
  • Complete required documentation of repairs and service information
  • Ensure adequate inventory of necessary supplies and parts
  • Calibrate equipment to provided specifications
  • Perform preventative maintenance on electrical systems and components
  • Troubleshoot problems and make timely repairs


Qualifications for Electrician

  • Completion of an electrician apprenticeship program required
  • Completion of an electrician program at a technical or trade school preferred
  • 1 year of electrical experience
  • Ability to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to bend, climb, squat, reach, and kneel
  • Comfortable reading and understanding electrical blueprints, schematics, and diagrams
  • Working knowledge of electrical theory, and the associated principles, materials, and equipment
  • Demonstrated ability to operate hand and power tools associated with electrical work
  • Ability to calculate basic mathematical problems
  • Willing to work overtime

$10 - $16 hourly
About Buildforce

Buildforce empowers the millions of hardworking individuals in the construction industry to stay employed and earn more. Through a combination of professional services and best-in-class software, we’re tackling one of the biggest challenges in the $1.3 trillion a year construction industry: ensuring every good construction job opportunity is filled with a qualified construction professional.

Backed by one of the largest venture capital firms in Texas, our founding team is a combination of digital marketplace and construction experts from companies including Uber, Favor, Crawford Electric, and several of the top firms in the construction industry.

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