Electrician Jobs in Metairie, 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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New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Electricians - $20-26/hr - Top Helpers - $14-17/hr Get more than a Paycheck!...
1 day ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Hiring Commercial Electricians for several long term projects. We pay your parking if working downtown. Must have at least 5 years experience. Please call ... and ask for Kelly....
1 day ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Experienced residential and commercial electrician wanted, pay based on knowledge and experience in the trade. Looking for someone who takes pride in what they do....
5 days ago
Audubon Nature Institute Inc - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Position Title: Electrical Mechanic Department: Electrical Reports To: Chief Electrician Location: Aquarium of the Americas General Summary: Working under the Chief Electrician and the Assistant Chief...
5 days ago
Tulane University - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Electrician, UnlicensedFacilities Services Operations and Maintenance Location: New Orleans, LA Summary Assist licensed electricians and with construction and maintenance electrical work....
5 days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Need experienced electricians immediately! Lots of work! Must be dependable and reliable! Must have ride to and from office Must have hand tools SEND RESUME...
5 days ago
Reserve, LA (24 miles from Metairie, LA)
Installs, repairs and tests new equipment and used electrical parts for safety and efficiency including switch gear, transformers and conduit plumbing. Maintains equipment repair records....
5 days ago
State of Louisiana - Harvey, LA (9 miles from Metairie, LA)
The maximum salary for the Electrician Specialist is $4,430.00....
5 days ago
Boeing - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Boeing Global Services (BGS) is seeking an Experienced Avionics Electrician to support the F-15 Program at NAS JRB New Orleans in Belle Chasse, LA....
6 days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Electricians - $20-26/hr Get more than a Paycheck!...
7 days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Part time and full time positions available. Experience is a plus. Send your resume.
7 days ago
Tradesmen International - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced Electricians of all skill levels for multiple projects located in and around New Orleans, LA....
8 days ago
New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Enterprise Staffing is hiring Commercial Electricians in Kenner, Metairie, New Orleans, Slidell, Covington, Lacombe, and Gretna. These are all new long term commercial projects....
8 days ago
Tulane University - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
Electrician, LicensedTNPRC Facilities Services Location: Covington, LA Summary This position has significant responsibility of the day today maintenance of Biosafety Level 3 & Animal Biosafety Level...
10 days ago
Venture Dynamics - New Orleans, LA (5 miles from Metairie, LA)
.* Must be able to work from Engineering drawings, sketches, blueprints, schematics and follow written/verbal instructions.* Maintain records, forms, and logs as required.* Perform job duties with the...
10 days ago

Demographic Data for Metairie, LA

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Metairie, LA

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

$51,955

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Metairie, LA 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 Metairie, 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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