Electrician Jobs in Illinois

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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Chicago, IL
compensation: 30000 to 90000 employment type: full-time Electricians and Apprentices. FULL OR PART TIME. JOB DESCRIPTION: Electrician-START NOW!! Top Service Professional....
9 hours ago
Advocate Aurora Health - Oak Brook, IL
Incumbent must provide their own hand tools., i.e. hammer, screw driver, pliers, etc. Must be able to pull an electrical permit in the city of Chicago....
2 hours ago
Elgin, IL
compensation: PTO, Insurance, and Retirement employment type: full-time We are currently looking for Commercial mid level apprentices and Journeyman to come join our team. Must have great pipe...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
pay and benefits is looking for all levels of traveling electricians for work throughout the United States....
1 day ago
ABC Plumbing Heating Cooling and Electric Inc - Arlington Heights, IL
While most electricians sit home in the winter, our electricians work steady hours even in the slowest months. Our work is primarily residential service calls....
14 hours ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: $20-$30 hourly pay plus truck gass bonus employment type: part-time Need experience residential/commercial electricians with 5 years experience or more call mikeH&M Electric Inc... pay...
3 days ago
Deerfield, IL
*Experience & Skills:* * 2-5+ years experience as a residential electrician * Previous Residential Construction experience * Ability to read blueprints, run conduit, wire, install devices and troubleshooting...
1 day ago
Peoria, IL
, and manuals -Familiarity with electrical equipment and hand tools -Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills Benefits of working with Express: -Holiday and vacation pay -Medical benefits...
21 hours ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: % Per Job employment type: employee's choice Busy electric company looking for a electrician subcontractor Electrician will be working alone, on call. (several calls per day)....
8 hours ago
Berean Group International, Inc. - Romeoville, IL
Job Summary: The Electrician will support the electrical needs for 2 facilities from within the Maintenance Department....
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Franklin Park, IL
compensation: 14-28 employment type: full-time Hiring for Full time Electrician and Electrician Helper with Experience....
3 days ago
Champion Laboratories - Albion, IL
Motor Skills: Hand/eye coordination to use hand tools and to operate various gauges and measuring devices. Stand, squat, kneel and bend for long periods of time regularly....
2 days ago
ABC Plumbing Heating Cooling and Electric Inc - Arlington Heights, IL
Our electricians must build relationships with homeowners and provide solutions based on customer wants and needs. Excellent communication skills are an important part of this position....
13 hours ago
Chicago, IL
installation, fixture installation, journeyman, journeyman electrician, master electrician, wireman, residential wireman, contractor, flexible, flexible hours, extra cash, extra money, quick money,...
8 hours ago
Crown Services, Inc. - Aurora, IL
MAINTENANCE TECH / ELECTRICIAN Are you looking for any of the following? Great Starting Pay!! Work/Life Balance!! Advancement Opportunities!!...
3 days ago

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Electrician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Electrical Safety for Non-Electricians
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