The job of an inside wireman electrician
is to install and maintain all the various types of systems found in commercial
and industrial facilities.
Some of the tasks of an inside wireman
include installing raceway systems, wiring for power and lighting, receptacle
and fixture installations, power distribution and service entrance equipment,
power and controls to motors, heating and air conditioning equipment, installing
fire alarm and security systems, instrumentation and process control including
energy management, telephone and data systems, generators as well as alternative
energy systems like solar photovoltaicÂís and wind generators.
Due to the highly technical and
diverse types of work involved in this field, Candidates should have a
strong math background as well as the ability to work with your hands and
think on their feet to solve problems.
Earn while you learn:
This five year apprenticeship involves
working in the field for an electrical contractor and getting paid as part
of your on the job training and also attending school and maintaining a
passing average as your classroom/shop portion of the program.
Recommended High School Courses:
Blueprint reading, drafting, metal
Candidate must be 18 years old at time of application.
Must have high school diploma or GED at time of application.
Must have passed one year of high school algebra.
Some of the benefits of being
part of this extraordinary and exciting industry include:
Proof of age. Qualification on an
aptitude test is required.
Excellent wage rate
Paid health insurance
A career with a future
State of the art training
Safer working conditions
Guaranteed pension benefits
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