Electrician Jobs in Wheaton, 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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Tribune Company - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Requires at least 5 years of on-the-job industrial electrical and electronic training or equivalent related job experience. ( Newspaper and/ or Manufacturing experience is preferred)....
2 days ago
Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. - Alsip, IL (23 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Also performs preventive maintenance and upgrades to wiring, conduit and electronic control systems....
1 day ago
PeopleReady - Elgin, IL (12 miles from Wheaton, IL)
We are now hiring for Construction Laborer experienced with demolition, job site cleanup, and transporting heavy materials for commercial and residential job sites. Pay Rate for this Job is $25/...
2 days ago
Sunpro - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Ability to read and interpret blueprints and drawings. Excellent verbal and written communication skill Professional appearance and demeanor, with excellent communication skills....
1 day ago
Arlington Heights, IL (19 miles from Wheaton, IL)
keywords: electrician, conduit, panels, fixtures, residential, commercial, lighting...
1 day ago
BNSF Railway (Burlington Northern Santa Fe) - Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
MAINTENANCE Test, maintain, and repair locomotive alternators, generators and motors, including AC and DC power control systems, main and auxiliary electrical cabinets, lighting, batteries, and wiring/conduit...
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Arlington Heights, IL (19 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Electrician and apprentices (Arlington Heights) compensation: Upon experience QR Code Link to This Post Electricians to help out busy shop on existing projects....
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (24 miles from Wheaton, IL)
/ conduit / devices / etc. -- Able to to service electrical applications/devices -- All types of conduit-bending and wire-pulling -- Must be able to work independently and able to follow directions...
1 day ago
South Elgin, IL (13 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Electrician needed Full time for residential and some commercial work, Willing to learn and follow the instruction, reliable transportation, Pay holidays and vacation....
1 day ago
Elburn, IL (18 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Wanted skilled electrician. WE ARE NOT LOOKING FOR AN APPRENTICE AT THIS TIME. Must have own basic tools to do the work....
3 days ago
Ferrero - Franklin Park, IL (13 miles from Wheaton, IL)
benders, pipe threaders, hammers and screw drivers, splice wires and install conduit, panel boards, swithch boxes, motors and drives and other electrical equipment May test or recommend new equipment...
3 days ago
Mr Electric Llc - Orland Park, IL (22 miles from Wheaton, IL)
ALL JOBS Espanol ALL JOBS Licensed Electrician Orland Park, IL Espanol Licensed Electrician FT, Mon-Fri, Flexible, 8 hr day between 7am-8pm, Hourly, Overtime, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Medical,...
3 days ago
Mr Electric Llc - Lemont, IL (13 miles from Wheaton, IL)
ALL JOBS ALL JOBS Licensed Electrician Lemont, IL Licensed Electrician Established in 1994, Mr. Electric is a global franchise organization providing electrical installation and repair services....
3 days ago
Wheeling, IL (21 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Industrial Electrician Category: Light Technical/Trade 1214) Description: Industrial Electrician Wheeling, IL Tech USA is currently seeking an Industrial Electrician for a 6 month contract-to-hire position...
3 days ago
Addison, IL (7 miles from Wheaton, IL)
Building maintenance such as installing conduit, wiring repair related controls, distribution panels, computer cables, knowledge of AC/DC power...
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Demographic Data for Wheaton, IL

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Wheaton, IL

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Wheaton, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.7%)
  • 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 Wheaton, 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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