Electrician Trainee

Rex Moore Group, Inc. - San Francisco Bay Area, CA (30+ days ago)4.0


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Electrician Trainees assist electricians in the installation, alteration, addition and/or repairs of electrical systems, conductors and associated materials and equipment on commercial, industrial, institutional and renewable energy projects. This job description describes the general duties, requirements and qualifications for the classification of an Electrician Trainee.

Any employee, regardless of their classification, may be required to perform all of the following tasks in their entirety or in part. In addition, this job description is general and may not include all of the skills, responsibilities, qualifications or education necessary to accomplish the work required by this, or any other position.

Include, but are not limited to:
Installing and securing raceways, cables, and other conductors

Mounting and terminating electrical distribution and utilization equipment

Identifying and separating wires by color

Digging trenches and working in trenches

Work in restricted areas such as switchgear rooms, manholes, utility tunnels and vaults, crawl spaces and attics.

Breaking concrete with jackhammer or other power tools

Assisting in the moving of heavy electrical equipment

Lifting, positioning and fastening objects such as wire, conduit and motors (possibly up to 75 lbs)

Carrying material and tools from location to location and/or floor to floor (possibly up to 75 lbs)

Working from A-Frames, extension ladders and scaffolds at various heights (possibly up to 100')

Crawling under floors and working in attics where space is limited

Working under hot and cold weather conditions, indoors and outdoors

Lifting and working with tools and equipment above head

Wear personal protective equipment; hard hat, safety glasses, boots, long pants and sleeved shirt all suitable for construction work at all times while working, and ear plugs or respirators when required.

Repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers.

Able to work 8 hours per day, 40 hours per week, overtime as required and night shifts.

Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, crawl, climb, kneel, balance, push, pull and reach over head.

Constantly moving on the feet.

Must be able to make the transition from employee parking area or street into construction work areas and to gain access to all levels of the building, even if the only means of access is by O.S.H.A. approved site construction ladder or stairs still under construction but acceptable for use.

Possess good vision normal or corrected

APPLICABLE APPRENTICE OR TRAINEE (ET) STATUS – Must possess a valid trainee registration number issued by the CA Dept. of Industrial Relations. Not registered? Visit these links to get more information:



LICENSES - Current driver's license and have access to transportation. Many job sites are not served by public transportation.

EXPERIENCE - 1 year of commercial or industrial electrical construction experience or 2 years of multi family residential experience desired.

EDUCATION - High School Graduate, G.E.D., or equivalent training.