Electricians install, test, and repair electrical equipment. They apply electrical theory and related knowledge, usually under direction of engineering staff to design, build, repair, calibrate and modify electrical components, circuitry, controls and machinery. As shown below, electricians are useful in nearly every sector of Houston’s economy. These skills are in high demand and could open doors in many industries.
Are you a problem solver? Do you like working with your hands? Electricians are always on the go and performing a wide range of physical activity. You must be comfortable performing duties at a variety of heights, be safety oriented, and have an eye for quality and detail.
Associate's Degree or Apprentice
*Per year thru 2020. TX workforce commission