Electrician Jobs in Cambridge, MA

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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Hudson, MA (20 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Electrician (Licensed) Massachusetts OR Connecticut Hudson, MA Full-Time Create Job Alert....
19 hours ago
Boston, MA (3 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Sirois Electric Inc. has a career opportunity for a Licensed Electrician. Qualified applicant must have valid MA Journeyman's Electrical License and driver's license....
2 days ago
Honeywell - Acton, MA (17 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity "THIS ROLE IS BASED IN WESTFIELD, MA" Achieve the development of on-site installation, servicing and repair processes of complex...
21 hours ago
Intertek USA Inc. - Lowell, MA (20 miles from Cambridge, MA)
To be successful as a Master Electrician, you should be able to read blueprints, use diagnostic tools....
2 days ago
Alcatraz Cruises - Boston, MA (3 miles from Cambridge, MA)
every task needed to achieve results requirements & qualifications: education: hs diploma or equivalent required professional certification(s) or license: uscg merchant mariner's document as marine electrician...
2 days ago
Boston, MA (3 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Full Time Experience License Electrician Qualified applicants must have valid Ma Journeyman's Electrical License and driver's license. Residential and commercial wiring experience needed....
3 days ago
Wakefield, MA (9 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Licensed & Experienced Electricians needed immediately for established Wakefield company....
3 days ago
Somerville, MA (1 mile from Cambridge, MA)
ADVANCE YOU CAREER NOW Requirements - Basic hand tools - Team player - Ability to work safely - Experience in residential or commercial Electrical Work Principals only. Recruiters, please don't...
4 days ago
Marlborough, MA (21 miles from Cambridge, MA)
--Be part of a team building clean energy Apprentice Electricians Needed Installing ground mount solar fields using the following: Note – Pay Rate for this Job is $18/Hour - $20/HourResponsibilities...
5 days ago
Hudson, MA (20 miles from Cambridge, MA)
- Electrical layout, conduit bending, pulling wire, troubleshooting - Ordering and scheduling material Benefits: - Company Vehicals - Competitive hourly wages - Health Benefits - Transportation with...
5 days ago
Sunrun - Marlborough, MA (21 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Overview Sunrun is changing the way we get our electricity, and we are looking for Certified Electricians to join the revolution!...
5 days ago
Cambridge, MA
Electrician Subcontractor for Immediate Work. Looking for electrician subcontractor who is available daily for consistent work. Paying HIGH percentage per job DAILY....
5 days ago
Cypress Creek Renewables - Stoughton, MA (18 miles from Cambridge, MA)
Field Service Technician (Journeyman Electrician) - Solar at Cypress Creek Renewables Stoughton, MA and surrounding areas Do you desire to be part of an exciting, emerging industry with an opportunity...
5 days ago
Peabody, MA (13 miles from Cambridge, MA)
SYLVIA ELECTRICAL CONTRACTING 3 year minimum field electrical experience Own transportation basic hand tools Good work ethic Pay depends on experience. Payed vacation and holidays Friendly working...
5 days ago
Concord, MA (13 miles from Cambridge, MA)
We have an immediate need to hire 1 to 2 electricians for full-time year-round work with a reputable company that takes care of their employees like family!...
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Cambridge, MA

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Residential Electrician

With booming infrastructure, new energy conservation projects, and an aging workforce, the demand for skilled electricians is on the rise. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that...

Salary for Electrician Jobs in Cambridge, MA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Cambridge, MA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.5%)
  • 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 Cambridge, MA
  • 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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