Electrician Jobs

Install and perform maintenance on wiring, control, and lighting systems. Electricians work on electrical components for buildings that are finished, and no longer under construction. They are competent at reading blueprints and technical diagrams, understand and follow the regulations set out in the government’s National Electric Code, and use a range of equipment to test for and identify electrical problems. When they discover an issue, electricians repair or replace the affected wiring or device.

There are two main categories of electricians. Inside electricians work on larger motors, equipment, and systems in business buildings and factories. Residential electricians, by contrast, work in residential homes. These personnel install wiring and troubleshoot non-industrial fixtures and equipment.

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Mountaire Farms - Selbyville, DE
Maintenance Electrician The culture at Mountaire Farms is one of our greatest strengths and most valued assets....
3 days ago
Integrated Electrical Services, Inc. - Greenville, SC
. - Commercial & Industrial Division, seeking commercial Journeyman Electrician in San Antonio, Texas Job Summary Performs installations, alterations, additions and/or repairs of electrical systems,...
3 days ago
CompleteStaff - Darien, WI
Maintenance Tech Job Description: Hands on knowledge of electrical, AC/DC motor controls, PLC programming and troubleshooting, pneumatics, hydraulics. Ability to apply and conduct good root cause...
3 days ago
Leadec Industrial Services - Vance, AL
Leadec is seeking qualified Journeyman Electricians to join our field installation crew....
3 days ago
Salt Lake City, UT
Looking for local Electricians in the Salt Lake City Area Apprentices to Journeymen pay DOE $20-34 per hour No per diem Industrial work long term Please send resume Thank you!...
3 days ago
Northrop Grumman - Palmdale, CA
The selected candidate will perform all duties required to lay-out, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cables on aircraft....
3 days ago
ReVision Energy - South Portland, ME
in a variety of applications and interconnection scenarios. + Competence in design of PV systems including electrical wire sizing, conduit sizing, installation methods, conduit bending, etc. + Familiarity...
3 days ago
Kay and Associates - Corpus Christi, TX
Navy Aviation Electrician course....
3 days ago
Phoenix, AZ
Candidate must be able to read blueprints, bend conduit, Work in tight areas, work with tight schedules, etc. Applicants Must have Valid Drivers License, Drug Free!!, and able to work in the U.S....
3 days ago
Sacramento, CA
Rayco Electric Inc. is seeking Experienced Residential Electricians....
3 days ago
Envigo - Alice, TX
Consider joining us as an Electrician in Alice, TX!...
3 days ago
WorkRocket - Wadesboro, NC
or industry courses in industrial electrical equipment....
3 days ago
Epsilon Systems Solutions - Portsmouth, VA
Mission Readiness Group has a job opportunity for a full time Electrician Specialist in Portsmouth, VA....
3 days ago
Carlisle - Carlisle, PA
Install new equipment-mount fixtures, run conduit, pull wire, connect wiring, etc. Troubleshoot electrical breakdowns. Perform machine changeovers for all plant processes and products....
3 days ago
Lockheed Martin - Camden, AR
Cuts, threads, bends, couples, and straps conduit. Cuts wire and conduit to length. Installs, repairs, or replaces switch boxes, light bulbs, plugs, sockets, light fuses, and extension cords....
3 days ago

Electrician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

TradesmanCE.com - Arkansas Electrician

Our Arkansas electrical CE courses are approved by the Arkansas Department of Labor & Licensing - Electrical Inspection And Licensing Division to satisfy your continuing education...


TradesmanCE.com - Colorado Electrician

Our complete 2020 NEC update course covers every significant change to every chapter in the NEC as well as being approved to meet your DORA PDU requirements. We are approved with the Colorado...


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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Houston, TX

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Houston, TX as reported by the BLS.

$55,915

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.3%)
  • Master's Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electricians
  • 4-6 years (61.1%)
  • 2-4 years (14.1%)
  • 8-10 years (10.1%)
  • None (9.9%)
  • 6-8 years (4.0%)
  • 1-2 years (0.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (0.2%)

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