Electrician Jobs in Lake Charles, LA

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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Bridgestone Corporation - Sulphur, LA (10 miles from Lake Charles, LA)
EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS: All required hand tools, electrical testing instruments and, safety equipment such as: gloves, blankets, hot sticks, hydraulic and manual conduit bending equipment....
1 day ago
Bridgestone - Lake Charles, LA
EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS: All required hand tools, electrical testing instruments and, safety equipment such as: gloves, blankets, hot sticks, hydraulic and manual conduit bending equipment....
3 days ago
Lake Charles, LA
Experienced residential electricians with tools and transportation needed. Please text your name, years experience, when you can start, and desired wages. ......
12 days ago
Lake Charles, LA
**Qualifications: - Must be dependable and have reliable transportation to jobsite. - Must have all basic electrical hand tools and cordless drill, sawzall or hacksaw to perform electrical work. - A...
25 days ago
Lake Charles, LA
We are hiring Commercial Electricians for Disaster Work in the Lake Charles area. Must have tools and at least 5 years experience. Must be able to bend pipe. Please call .......
28 days ago
Lake Charles, LA
We are hiring commercial electricians for Lake Charles area. Must have at least 1 year experience commercial. Must have tools. Overtime hours available. Please call .......
28 days ago
HomeAdvisor - Lake Charles, LA
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45+ days ago
HomeAdvisor - Lake Charles, LA
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90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Lake Charles, LA

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Lake Charles, LA

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Lake Charles, LA as reported by the BLS.

$51,678

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Lake Charles, LA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.2%)
  • Master's Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electricians in Lake Charles, LA
  • 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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