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Electrician Job Overview

Electricians and electronics installers and repairers install and maintain wiring, equipment and fixtures at residential, commercial and industrial sites.

Basic electrician work can be as simple as wiring electrical outlets in a house, or as complex as setting up programmable logic controllers to control sophisticated equipment in billion-dollar power plants or factories.

Electrician employment requires a variety of specific trade skills and a firm command of the sometimes complex logic of electrical circuitry and electronics wiring. Troubleshooting is a key skill for the trade. Electricians typically work in conjunction with other skilled trades workers or technicians.

Electrician jobs can entail safety hazards ranging from electric shock to injuries sustained in falls, on construction sites and in manufacturing environments.

Electrician Education

Electricians are nearly always required to have a high school diploma or GED.

Most electricians learn the trade in an apprenticeship program. Each of the four years of the apprenticeship includes a minimum of 144 hours of technical training plus full-time on-the-job training. Most states require electricians to be licensed.

States often require seven years of experience plus additional education for the master electrician designation.

Electrician Job Market

Electricians held 577,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Electrician employment opportunities are projected to grow 23 percent by 2020, faster than the average occupation. Workers classified as electrical and electronics installers and repairers held an additional 141,100 jobs.

Electrician Salaries

Median wages for electricians were $49,320 in 2011, according to BLS. The top 10 percent earned $82,680. Electrical and electronics repairers in powerhouses, substations and relays earned median salaries of $67,450.


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Journeyman Substation Electrician (TSM) - Beulah The Journeyman Substation Electrician is responsible to operate, maintain and test substation apparatus including circuit breakers, power transformers, reactors, capacitors, voltage transformers and potential devices, current transformers, circuit switchers, switches, bus work, lightning arrestors, etc., and associated AC and DC service systems, co...
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Comply with existing safety program and reduce current electrical workplace hazards. Read and interpret blueprints, electrical schematics, control diagrams, PLC logic, etc. Hands-on position with majority of time on manufacturing floor completing work orders, specific projects, any other tasks assigned by the Electrical Group Leader. Carry out daily work ...
Steensma Lawn and Power is adding to the team! We are hiring electricians for the install of home standby generators. Applicants must be a journeyman electrician, be positive, reliable, team oriented and very customer focused. This position is full time with benefits including health insurance, paid holidays and vacations, quarterly performance bonuses, annual profit sharing bonus and an employer ...
If you want to be the best you have to join the best! Why A#1? A# 1 Air’s reputation for quality workmanship, excellent service, and dedication to our employees as well as our customers has made us one of fastest growing and largest Air Conditioning companies in the Dallas - Fort Worth area. We have over 85,000 customers and we're constantly attracting new customers due to our excellent reputat...
Description The Weyerhaeuser Cottage Grove state-of-the-art sawmill has openings for journey electricians. We offer: Excellent wages and benefits High-tech process control technology Dynamic, supportive team-based setting Continuing educational opportunities Progressive pay-for-skill program Leadership is a highly valued skill in our mill and all employees are encouraged to participate. Al...
Kilby Electric opened its doors in 1987 and has built a strong client base and excellent reputation for providing outstanding knowledge and service in the electrical business. We are looking to grow our family of electricians by hiring two journeyman electricians with at least 7 years experiance and two helpers with a minimum of 3 years on the job training. The right candidates will have their own...
Journeyman Electrican Performance Electric LLC - Cincinnati, OH Performance Electric, LLC is rapidly growing and currently seeking motivated, dependable, and experienced electricians. This position is for the Greater Cincinnati/NKY area. This is a full time position with competitive, hourly pay, overtime, and opportunity for growth. Skills Required: At least 3 years electrical experience REQUI...
The United Steelworkers LOCAL 15024 MULTI-SKILLED APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM An Equal Opportunity Provider Women and minorities encouraged to apply No experience necessary Earn union wages and benefits while on-the-job training The Multi-Skilled Apprenticeship Program ( MSAP ) is seeking candidates ready to Apprentice in pursuit of a career as a Construction Craft Laborer, Electrician, or Surveyor Ass...
ELECTRICIANS ELECTRICIANS needed for Pioneer Regional Medical Center in Meeker, CO. Apply online http://www.encoreelectric.com/career-opportunities/ Encore Electric/Avon CO EEO/AA...
NOW HIRING: Experienced and beginner ELECTRICIAN Hartung Electric - N2265 County Road C - Elmwood, WI 54740 Email resume or call office to apply in person at 715-283-4910. *****...
ELECTRICIAN Mueller Co. is seeking applicants for an Electrician in our Decatur Foundry. The position offers advantages that include competitive pay and benefits with growth potential. Candidates must be available for all shifts. Work consists of installation of new equipment, upgrading, modifying, troubleshooting and maintaining existing equipment. Applicants need to be familiar with electrical...
Experienced Electricians needed, Fire Alarm, Tele-Data cabling & Terminating experience a plus. E-2 License required. Work in New Haven and surrounding towns. Our work in primarily in the Colleges and Hospitals in the area, although we currently have a 6 month job at Foxwoods. Candidates should be accustomed to working in occupied areas where behavior, neatness, quality of work and the privacy ...
AZCR Staffing is a premier staffing agency offering steady positions in Electrical with the opportunity for full time employment. We are looking for Journeyman Commercial Electricians. Requirements: Must have reliable transportation Tools and all safety equipment Ability to pass a drug test, E-Verify and background check. Benefits: Weekly pay Health Insurance Direct deposit. Ways to appl...
Beyond being a journeyman electrician, the best candidate will have experience in the installation of temperature control systems, as well as card access and video surveillance systems. Compensation will be commensurate to experience with above average benefits offerings....
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ELECTRICIAN Experience a MUST. Commercial & Industrial Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm. Benefits & 401k. Email resume to: *****...
Electrician/Relief Power System Dispatcher - Kodiak Electric Association (KEA). Must have a current State of Alaska Certificate of Fitness as a Journey-man Electrician. This full-time position maintains and repairs electrical equipment and instrumen-tation associated with the Power Generation division of KEA including Pillar Mountain Wind turbine generators, Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) ...
Birds Eye Foods LLC, a division of Pinnacle Foods Group Inc. is hiring: -Licensed Bioler Operator -Journeyman Electrician -Mechanics -Machine Operator 400 4th St. SW Waseca, MN 56093 This job listing brought to you by The Mankato Free Press...
ELECTRICAL SERVICES Journeyman Electricians ($29-$33/hr) Apprentice Electricians ($18-$22/hr) Full-time, year-round industrial and commerical work, full benefits, 4 -10/hr work days. Send resume to: *****...
Description Performs all duties required to lay out, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cable on aircraft. Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation of wiring as necessary. Cuts wire to length, strips insulation from wire ends, and insulates connections with plastic sleeves. Attaches wire...

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