This training program leads to the Limited Building Maintenance Electrician license. Limited building maintenance electricians are authorized to maintain, repair and replace certain electrical installations required on the premises of commercial office buildings, buildings occupied by the state or a local government entity or facilities designated by the Oregon Electrical and Elevator Board in electrical systems not exceeding 300 volts to ground.
Journey-level limited building maintenance electricians must qualify for a state license by passing an exam given by the Oregon Building Codes Division.
This work can be dirty and strenuous, with considerable standing, bending and reaching. Tools used include electrical metering devices, electrical hand tools, soldering tools, hammers, drills and side cutters. Hazards include electric shock, burns, falls and falling objects.
These programs are only open to employees of training agents registered with the local training committee.
Go to the Occupational Summaries List.
Go to the Apprenticeship Opportunities Statewide.