Electrician Jobs in Kentucky

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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Florence, KY
Job Information Aerotek 3RD Shift Maintenance Electrician in Florence, Kentucky Description: Review electrical malfunctions as they occur in order to determine cause and solution....
2 days ago
Lexington, KY
WHAT WE REQUIRE: - Must have Valid Electricians License - Degree in Electrical Construction or similar field a plus - This position will be Monday thru Friday and may include some weekend days - Must...
19 hours ago
Ahlstrom-Munksjo - Madisonville, KY
peers when required; Utilize trade skills such as working with Programmable Logic Controllers, set up and calibration, fusing, wire sizing, and interfacing with computer programs; Design and install conduit...
6 hours ago
State of Kentucky - Frankfort, KY
or as an Electrician by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction....
1 day ago
Louisville, KY
WHAT WE REQUIRE: - Must have Valid Electricians License - Degree in Electrical Construction or similar field a plus - This position will be Monday thru Friday and may include some weekend days - Must...
20 hours ago
Brandenburg, KY
Job Details Division: Nucor Steel Brandenburg Location: Brandenburg, KY, United States Other Available Locations: N/A Basic Job Functions: The role of the Maintenance Electrician is to be a great Nucor...
2 days ago
Asahi Kasei America - Owensboro, KY
Education and Experience Education: High School Graduate, College Degree a plus, Technical School Professional experience: 3 years Industrial Electrical Languages: English Know-how: Must be capable...
1 day ago
Reynolds Consumer Products - Louisville, KY
Job Information Reynolds Consumer Products HOURLY: Electrician Apprentice in Louisville, Kentucky HOURLY: Electrician Apprentice in Louisville, KY at Reynolds Consumer Products Date Posted:9/16/2021...
2 days ago
Bowling Green, KY
WHAT WE REQUIRE: - Must have Valid Electricians License - Degree in Electrical Construction or similar field a plus - This position will be Monday thru Friday and may include some weekend days - Must...
20 hours ago
Appalachian Regional Healthcare, Inc. - Hazard, KY
Reads blueprints, schematics and related type drawings and specifications to determine proper layout and accomplishment of assigned tasks....
20 hours ago
American Electric Power - Pikeville, KY
QUALIFIED PERSON - Station Electrician or Supervisor who is knowledgeable of the task or work to be performed, and is capable of performing the appropriate emergency rescue....
22 hours ago
Louisville, KY
Looking for a electrician to do service work and remodels, must be clean cut, have all your tools. Will be a 40 HR week with some over time and Saturday work....
3 days ago
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Louisville, KY
Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work of a(n) Electrician~ without more than normal supervision....
3 days ago
Malace HR - Bowling Green, KY
Hello, We are looking for a Journeyman Electrician to join our facility maintenance team in Bowling Green, KY at the General Motors Facility....
4 days ago
Medix Group - Florence, KY
Seeking a Professional Electrician Overview: Knowledge to perform mid level in electrical repair and Installation....
4 days ago

Demographic Data for Kentucky

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Kentucky

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Kentucky as reported by the BLS.

$52,529

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Kentucky offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.5%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.3%)
  • 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 Kentucky
  • 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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