What we expect of an Apprentice Electrician

  1. Must have current South Dakota & Sioux Falls Apprentice license.
  2. Be able and willing to work well with others, including general contractors, contractor’s representatives, homeowners, inspectors, and any other trades on the job, and always work in a professional manner.
  3. Be able to go after materials, if needed, after calling in order first.
  4. Must follow the National Electric Code and comply with State and local building codes when they install systems.
  5. Be willing to learn to operate and run any equipment that is necessary for job completion.  (Trencher, backhoe, bucket truck, etc.)
  6. Be willing to learn and follow instructions.
  7. Be able to lift approximately 60 pounds.
  8. Be willing and able to get into tight crawl spaces and attics to complete job duties.
  9. Must communicate on a professional level all the time and work well with others.
  10. Be willing and able to work at least 40 hours per week.
  11. Be willing to learn to measure, cut, and bend conduit, using measuring instruments and hand tools.
  12. Be willing and able to clean job sites, vans and shop.
  13. Dig trenches or holes by hand for the installation of conduit or wire.
  14. Have all hand tools needed to complete job tasks.

Career Opportunities

Employment Application
If you are interested in joining our Team, you may either apply online or download an Employment Application by clicking on one of the links below. If you choose to download an application, print it out, fill it in, and mail it back to us at:

Sorlien Electric
Attn: Employment Application
46946 100th Street
Tea, SD  57064