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Electrician Apprentice

Dallas, Texas$18 - $29 per hourPetri ElectricElectrical, Petri Electric

Job description

Petri Electric

Established in 1980 Petri Electric, Inc. serves the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex from our headquarters in Richardson, Texas. We are a premier full-service contracting firm specializing in commercial and industrial electrical construction and service. Petri Electric has a proven track record of delivering construction services on time and within budget.

Join our team and have the possibility to earn a Sign-On Bonus of up to $500 depending on your experience level!! 

Our Culture

Our company culture thrives on the commitment of our managers and supervisors to the success of their coworkers and subordinates. We believe in fostering an environment of support, collaboration, and growth, where leaders are dedicated to empowering and guiding their team members to achieve their full potential. By nurturing a culture of shared success, we create a workplace where everyone can thrive and reach new heights together.

Our Values

  • Commit to Co-worker Success: We believe in the power of collaboration and teamwork. We are committed to supporting and empowering our co-workers, fostering an environment where everyone can succeed and grow. We celebrate each other's achievements and work together to achieve collective success.
  • Integrity: We value integrity and uphold the highest standards of ethical conduct in all our interactions. We are honest, and transparent, and always strive to do the right thing.
  • Be Proactive: We encourage a proactive approach in everything we do. We take initiative, anticipate challenges, and seek opportunities for improvement. We are proactive in finding solutions and driving positive change.
  • Earn Customer Favor: Our customers are at the heart of our business. We are dedicated to providing exceptional products and services that exceed their expectations. We strive to earn their favor through excellent customer service, reliability, and delivering value.
  • Control All Costs: We are diligent in managing costs and resources efficiently. We strive to eliminate waste, optimize processes, and make responsible decisions that ensure the long-term sustainability of our business.
  • Make a Profit and Collect: As a business, we recognize the importance of profitability and financial stability. We aim to generate sustainable profits while maintaining a focus on collecting payment for our products and services in a timely manner.

Why Join Us

  • Employee Happiness and Success: At Petri Electric, we believe that happiness is the key to success. We prioritize the well-being and satisfaction of our employees by ensuring they are properly suited for their work and genuinely enjoy what they do. By fostering an environment that promotes employee happiness, we create the conditions for their success.
  • Strategic Hiring and Supportive Leadership: Our leadership team is committed to hiring the right people for the right jobs. We understand the importance of aligning employees' skills, interests, and strengths with their roles to maximize their potential. We provide comprehensive support, including training, tools, systems, and processes, to empower our employees and foster their success.
  • Positive Work Environment: At Petri Electric, we cultivate a positive work environment that encourages growth, collaboration, and mutual support. We value teamwork and create opportunities for employees to learn from one another. By fostering a positive and inclusive workplace culture, we create a conducive environment where employees can thrive and achieve their full potential.


  • $18.00-$29.00/hourly


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Open Door Policy
  • Job Training
  • Promote within
  • 401(k) / Matching
  • Paid Holidays and PTO
  • Continued Education Reimbursement options
  • Company Parties!


  • Work closely with experienced electricians to learn and assist in various electrical tasks.
  • Assist in the installation of electrical systems, including wiring, switches, outlets, and fixtures, following electrical codes and blueprints.
  • Learn to diagnose and troubleshoot electrical issues, assisting in identifying and repairing problems in electrical systems.
  • Ensure strict adherence to safety protocols and guidelines to maintain a safe working environment for oneself and the team.
  • Assist in the handling, organizing, and inventory management of electrical materials and tools.
  • Gain proficiency in using a wide range of electrical tools and equipment under the guidance of experienced electricians.
  • Learn to read and interpret electrical schematics and blueprints to facilitate accurate installations.
  • Assist in installing and routing conduits and wiring systems for electrical circuits.
  • Assist in conducting tests and measurements on electrical systems to ensure functionality and safety.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation related to electrical work, including work orders and service reports.
  • Familiarize yourself with local and national electrical codes and regulations, ensuring work is performed in compliance with these standards.
  • Attend training sessions and educational programs to further develop electrical knowledge and skills.
  • Collaborate effectively with the team, contractors, and clients to ensure projects are completed successfully and on time.
  • Provide excellent customer service by addressing client questions and concerns in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Be willing to adapt to a variety of work environments, including residential, commercial, and industrial settings.
  • Assist in completing tasks efficiently while maintaining high-quality workmanship.
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and ensure its proper use at all times.

Our Hiring Process

  1. Fill out the simple application
  2. A recruiter from Petri Electric will reach out promptly for a prescreening call
  3. If we are a good fit for each other, they will schedule an in-person interview with the hiring manager
  4. We will make an offer if you are a good fit

Job requirements

  • Possession of a valid Electrical Apprentice License, indicating eligibility to work in electrical roles and a commitment to career development in the field preferred
  • Ability to commute to various job sites, including providing your own reliable transportation
  • Willingness to undergo background checks as part of the employment process to ensure suitability for the role
  • Consent to drug testing as required, in compliance with company policies and safety regulations
  • This role is open to individuals at the entry-level of their electrical career, offering an opportunity to gain practical experience and skills
  • While not mandatory, having 1-2 years of prior experience in electrical work is desirable and may be considered an asset. However, we also welcome applicants with no prior experience who are eager to learn and grow in the field
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

"We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status."

Dallas, Texas, United States
$18 - $29 per hour
Petri Electric


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