Electrical Apprentice

Seeking Apprentice Electrician - someone looking to join the ever evolving electrical and technology industry

Virtua Home Technologies is growing, and we want you to grow your career with us! Our dedication to training and growth are what keep our employees happy but our work hard and play hard environment is what keeps everyone excited about coming to work every day.

 

Virtua is a commercial and residential innovative company headquartered in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Founded in 2011, Virtua started as an electrical contracting company, Pro-Grade Electrical. With a vision to become a multi-trade company focused on the future, Virtua absorbed Pro-Grade in 2020 combining electrical work with all facets of smart home and smart living technology. Virtua assists homeowners and business owners across Sussex County, Delaware.

Vision: Live smarter, not harder.

Core Values:

Teamwork

Integrity

Commitment

Innovation

Learning & Growth

Energetic

 

Responsibilities:

  • Move material on the job site

  • Dig trenches and ditches

  • Clean tools and equipment

  • Assemble and install light fixtures and connections

  • Make up simple boxes and install trim

  • Install panel boards and load centers

  • TV, A/V, Smart Technology installation and wiring

  • Identify problem sources

  • Install main switch boards

  • Reading blueprints

  • Pull wire for new construction/rough in

  • Continued professional development

Qualifications:

  • Must have active journeyman license in Delaware or interest in attending 4 year technical program to learn trade

  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid DL

  • Must have strong reading/writing and communication skills in English, bilingual a plus

  • Some experience preferred

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints preferred

  • Willingness to train and learn multiple areas of electrical & audiovisual

Required Attitudes and Behaviors:

  • Positive “can do” attitude

  • Collaborative spirit

  • Open mindedness

  • Flexible approach

  • Proactive attitude towards taking responsibility and problem solving

  • Team player - willing to participate in team building activities

  • Respectful to others and to property

  • Ambition - looking to get the job done and earn bonuses

  • Attention to detail

  • Punctual

  • Willing to work overtime