Journeyman Electrician

VANCOUVER, Washington
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VANCOUVER, Washington

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Temp to Perm

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Hourly Rate

$25.00 - $50.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

Position: WA Licensed Electrician

Location: Vancouver, WA & Portland Metro Areas

Industry: Construction

Pay Rate: $25-$50 / Hr

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is seeking a Washington licensed electrician around Vancouver, WA area with experience in commercial lighting maintenance, repair, and replacement. The contractors we work with are seeking individuals with unique skills that can help deliver the high-end work they promise to their customers. If you are like to work in commercial settings, enjoy electrical work, and possess a WA electrician license, we want to talk to you.
If you have any more questions about this position or PeopleReady Skilled Trades, please call our office at (503)692-4436 and ask for a recruiter.


  • You will be responsible for following safe work practices
  • Working on architectural, retail, warehouse, and parking lot lighting
  • Lighting retrofit installation with care, accuracy, and efficiency
  • Occasionally working with 50-foot boom lift and 26-foot scissor lift
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Troubleshoot, testing, repairing and adjusting, and replacing defective components and parts of lighting systems
  • Following state and local building regulations based on the National Electrical Code
  • Install conduits and run electrical wiring
  • Maintain and ensure the safe use of tools
  • And other duties assigned

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must have a valid Washington State electrical license.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience on a commercial site.
  • Must have knowledge of electrical safety practices.
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of building codes and laws for WA and OR.
  • Must have verifiable recent experience working as an electrician.
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from job sites.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Must be able to remain in stationary positions for extended periods of time.
  • Must have knowledge of basic tools for your trade.
  • Must have proficiency in subjects from math, physics, and mechanical drawing.
  • A dual electrician license in Oregon is a plus.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.