Residential Service Electrician

Residential Service Electrician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Residential Service Electrician to join our team.


  • Troubleshooting electrical components, wiring diagrams, transformers, motors, panels, and circuits;
  • Directing or training workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures;
  • Maintaining current electrician’s license or identification card to meet governmental regulations;
  • Installing power supply wiring and conduit such as: EMT, O-CAL, Rigid conduit, MC cable, strut, cable trays;
  • Connect wiring in electrical circuits ensuring compatibility of components;
  • Inspecting systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes;
  • Installing electrical apparatus, fixtures and equipment;
  • Install safety and distribution components (e.g. switches, circuit breaker panels etc.);
  • Communicating and educating customers of available options;
  • Perform effective troubleshooting to identify hazards or malfunctions and repair or install new systems.


  • Ability to follow electrical code manuals to install and repair electrical systems;
  • Experience working with hand tools, power tool and electronic test equipment;
  • Drug free at all times;
  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation;
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism;
  • 4 years of experience in commercial/industrial electrical;
  • Understand schematic diagrams, blueprints and other specifications required by our client;
  • Communication and customer service skills;
  • Valid Journeyworker or Master electrician license in any of the state(s) of: MN, ND, SD, WY, NE, MT, IA, AR, or AK;
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving ability;
  • Proven experience as an electrician;
  • Thorough knowledge of safety procedures and legal regulations and guidelines.