Apprentice Electrician Intern - National Traveling

Job Locations US
Electrical Construction


Would you like to gain experience in the electrical field that will lead to great pay, consistent work, and full-time career opportunities in the future? Get started today in our electrical apprentice internship program and work alongside a team of experienced leaders, trainers, and licensing specialists who are dedicated to YOUR success. Our internship opportunity is a great way to get your feet wet working on small-large scale projects in the electrical construction division. You will gain experience in the field, build genuine relationships with like-minded professionals, and get a feel for what a career in the trades could look like for you!


Interstates' Story

We meet the electrical and automation needs of companies around the world. For over sixty-five years, we've tackled complex challenges and developed innovative solutions. We started out as a small electric company, and have evolved into an organization with over 1,100 employees, multiple locations throughout the Midwest, and a national traveling team. During this evolution, the most impressive thing we have built is our team! At Interstates, we treat each other like family because the foundation of our success is our team. We have created a collaborative workplace based on trust, integrity, dependability and support for one another.


Join Our Family

When you join Interstates, you will find opportunities for educational and career growth, one of the best safety records in the business, and a family-oriented company ready to provide you with the tools to succeed and industry experiences you can't get in a classroom. If you are searching for a career that is built to last, consider joining the Interstates Family by applying online today! Interstates provides opportunity for students to receive full-time offers of employment upon completion of the internship, to apply after program completion depending on individual performance.


  • Measure, cut and bend wire and conduit using tape measure and hand tools
  • Operate power tools such as drills, saws, pullers, tuggers, etc.
  • Install conductors in race way and cable tray using manual and power equipment
  • Assist in lifting, positioning, and fastening objects, such as wiring, conduit and motors
  • Perform minor repairs, such as replace fuses, light sockets, bulbs and switches, tools and equipment
  • Disassemble defective electrical equipment, such as motors, using hand tools Load, transport, unload and furnish Journeyman and Foreman Electricians with materials, equipment, tools and supplies
  • Use ladders, scaffolding, scissor and boom lifts,
  • Perform housekeeping duties, as required 
  • Work SAFELY and follow all safety guidelines per Interstates and OSHA standards
  • Other duties as assigned by field leaders



Candidates must be actively pursuing a degree in electrical/electrical technology or similar to be considered.


Location and Travel

The internship will require 100% travel within the US, and is scheduled to take place during summer of 2021. Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Per diem and mileage pay applicable per company policy.


Interstates is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer and provides a drug free work environment.


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