Career Opportunities

Industrial Electricians — Tempe, AZ

The top talent works for Wilson Electric and it is easy to see why.

  • #1 Ranked Electrical Contractor in the Southwest
  • 100% Employee Owned
  • Competitive Pay and Best Benefits in the Industry
  • Supportive Team Culture and Healthy Work-Life Balance

We are building opportunities for people who care about exceptional performance and quality of life.

Wilson Electric Services Corp is an Electrical and Special Systems contractor. We have ranked #1 as the Southwest’s leading electrical contractor for the last 20 years! Wilson Electric and NETSIAN Technologies Group form a full-service electrical contractor regularly ranked at the top of the industry for size, sales volume, and customer service.

Would you like to join the Wilson Electric Team?

We are excited to share the opportunity for Industrial Electricians to join our water/wastewater division. We look forward to reviewing your resume. 

As an Industrial Electrician, you will contribute the team by performing skilled electrical work in the installation, maintenance, overhaul, repair, and testing of power generating and distribution equipment, rotating equipment, and their associated digital and analog controls.

Your experience with the following items will drive your success in this role.

  • Measuring, cutting, bending, threading, assembling, and installing electrical conduit, using such tools as band saw, pipe threaders, and conduit benders
  • Pulling wiring through conduit 
  • Splicing wire by stripping insulation, from terminal leads with knife or wire strippers, twisting wires together, and applying tape or terminal caps
  • Connecting wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment, using hand tools
  • Installing distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels, fastening in place with screws or bolts, using hand tools and power tools
  • Connecting power cables to equipment, such as transformers, switchgear, and motors, and installs grounding leads
  • Testing continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components, using testing instruments, such as ohmmeter, voltmeter, and ammeter
  • Observe functioning of installed equipment to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement
  • Repairing faulty equipment
  • Following safety rules


  • Minimum of 2 years of industrial electrical experience
  • Previous experience in water/wastewater preferred
  • Must have experience bending/working with PVC coated rigid conduit
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Motor controls experience preferred
  • Willing to work in confined spaces
  • Willing to work at heights
  • Able to work 10+ hour shifts / OT

Physical Requirements

Work requires exposure to construction site environments having temperature extremes, dust, fumes, smoke, hazardous substances, and loud noise levels. Up to 70% of the job may include heavy physical work, heavy lifting, pushing or pulling of material that may weigh from 50 to 100 pounds. The position requires the incumbent to climb and work from ladders, scaffolds or aerial lifts, stand or walk for long periods, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, squat, crawl and work in awkward positions or confined spaces for several hours at a time.

The position requires the unrestricted use of hands, arms, shoulders and the upper and lower back as well as visual acuity and depth perception. Pulmonary capacity must be sufficient to permit the use of an air-purifying respirator if required.


We are an Employee-Owned Company. Our ESOP plan is a 100% employer-sponsored/paid retirement account that has and will continue to change the quality of retirement for our Employee-Owners. We also offer a 401(k) plan with a generous company match. Along with this, we offer excellent and affordable medical, dental, vision, company-paid life insurance, additional voluntary life insurance, short- and long-term disability and a flexible spending account of up to $2,500 which is pre-funded by the company. Employees are eligible for our PTO program as well as paid holidays. Lastly, we offer sponsorship in the Electrical Apprenticeship Program, internal Workforce Development and training opportunities, guaranteed annual reviews and more.

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