Electrician Jobs in Elgin, IL

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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Chenega Corporation - Batavia, IL (13 miles from Elgin, IL)
Ability to read schematics and blueprints. Proficient at soldering delecate wires and electronic circuitry components....
1 day ago
Kroger - Rosemont, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Company Name: Roundy's Position Type: Employee FLSA Status: Non-exempt Position Summary: Assist with electrical repair and support to assigned service calls. Demonstrate the company's core values...
2 days ago
Elk Grove Village, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
Hiring experienced electrician/ experienced apprentice. Must have own tools and valid drivers license. Room for advancement. ......
4 days ago
IDEAL Industries, Inc. - Sycamore, IL (24 miles from Elgin, IL)
IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. is a global, growing multi-national corporation creating some of the world's most innovative technology. Our products have been instrumental in helping mankind reach from...
4 days ago
North Aurora, IL (15 miles from Elgin, IL)
We are currently looking for a full-time, qualified commercial electricians to respond to service calls, installation, and project work....
8 days ago
Tesla - Elgin, IL
Industrial Electrician Role: We are looking for a highly motivated, "hands-on" individual to join our Industrial Electrical Team for the assembly of a new generation of high speed, automated manufacturing...
11 days ago
Palatine, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
Looking for electricians with the ability to work on installations with limited supervision. Existing jobs going and can use help short term and may lead to full time....
16 days ago
Wauconda, IL (18 miles from Elgin, IL)
Seeking Electrician for Growing Electrical Contractor Projects Scheduled Thru Winter. Inside Projects. Taking Pride in What we Build....
19 days ago
Schaumburg, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
Must be Licensed Electrician*** Are you ready to further your career with one of Chicagolands premier service and remodeling companies?...
19 days ago
Aerotek - Schaumburg, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
**Must Haves:*** At least 3-5 years of commercial electrician experience * Experience bending conduit and pulling wire * Ability to read blue prints and wiring schematics * Can work independently **...
24 days ago
Buffalo Grove, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Seeking Journeymen Electrician....
25 days ago
Schaumburg, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
Right now we are searching for experienced electricians and apprentices to join our growing company. Pay depends on skill level....
25 days ago
Addison, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
Journeyman Electrician needed Full Time for growing company. Requirements: Minimum 10 Years experience a must in Residential and Light Commercial....
25 days ago
Carol Stream, IL (8 miles from Elgin, IL)
Must be able to bend conduit, layout jobs, know NEC code and be punctual. Please respond with resume and salary expectations. 3 to 10 years experience. Drug and background check required...
30+ days ago
Electrical Systems Group / Conveyor Solutions - Elgin, IL
We are growing our team and looking for electricians -journeyman? to work on commercial and industrial locations in the Chicagoland area. We provide great benefits and offer steady work schedule....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Elgin, IL

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Elgin, IL

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

$78,962

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Elgin, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.8%)
  • 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 in Elgin, IL
  • 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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