Tradesmen International, Inc. Electrician Apprentice in Grand Rapids, Michigan


As an Electrician Apprentice you will work directly under the supervision of a qualified Journeyman Electrician in the installation and repair of electrical systems, hydraulic, pneumatic and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment.

Specific responsibilities:

  • Helping install power supply wiring and conduit such as: EMT, O-CAL, Rigid conduit, MC cable, strut, cable trays

  • Assisting with troubleshooting electrical components, wiring diagrams, transformers, motors, panels, and circuit

  • Helping to install, maintain, and repair electrical systems such as: switch gears, motor controls, electrical panels, CT cabinets, conveyor systems, lighting, and power supplies

  • Measuring, cutting, and bending wire and conduit, using measuring instruments and hand tools

  • Tracing out short circuits in wiring, using test meter

  • Examining electrical units for loose connections and broken insulation and tighten connections, using hand tools

  • Constructing controllers and panels, using power drills, drill presses, taps, saws and punches

  • Cleaning work area and washing parts

  • Maintaining tools, vehicles, and equipment and keeping parts and supplies in order


Simply put, we're not a temp agency and don't just hire anyone. In fact, we're highly selective, committed to hiring only those electrical apprentices that have exceptional abilities at their skill level, with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.

Specific requirements:

  • Ability to work well under the supervision of a Journeyman Electrician following electrical code manuals

  • Eagerness to learn to comprehend schematic diagrams, blueprints and other specifications required by our client

  • Experience working with hand tools, power tool and electronic test equipment

  • Working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug free at all times

Company Details:


  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

If interested in this position please call Randi at 616-541-3759

Recruiter Name:

Randi Rogers

Req ID 2016-82255

Job Location(s) US - MI - Grand Rapids

Posted Date 10/11/2016

Category Electrical - Apprentice