Electrician Jobs in Mississippi

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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Veterans Health Administration - Jackson, MS
Reads, interprets and works from building plans, blueprints, wiring diagrams, engineering drawings and electrical maintenance and repair manuals....
5 hours ago
Pascagoula, MS
Skills: marine electrician, deck electrician, electrician mate Top Skills Details: marine electrician, deck electrician, electrician mate Additional Skills & Qualifications: Experience: The Deck Electrician...
20 hours ago
PDS Tech Inc - Moss Point, MS
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an Aircraft Electrician, in Moss Point, MS.*....
3 days ago
Gulfport, MS
Must be able to take direction and work alongside electricians Must be able to pull wire, wire lights and perform simple conduit bends CCS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Some of our positions...
3 days ago
Anthonys Electrical Services - Belden, MS
Job Information Anthonys Electrical Services Electrician in Belden, Mississippi *Electrical Experience : 1 year requried *Residential and Commercial electrical work *Understanding of and ability to...
5 days ago
Air National Guard Units - Flowood, MS
This National Guard position is for a AIRCRAFT ELECTRICIAN (2), Position Description Number PDD1549P01 and is part of the Mississippi National Guard....
6 days ago
Cornerstone Building Brands - Jackson, MS
$500 Retention Bonus after first 90 days Summary We are seeking an Industrial Electrician at our facility located at 951 Prisock Road in Byram, MS location....
6 days ago
Chain Electric Company Incorporated - Hattiesburg, MS
hand trucks or by carrying material Measures, cuts, bends threads, assembles and installs electrical conduits pipe conduit to specified length, using steel tape and hacksaw Threads conduit ends using...
6 days ago
Chain Electric Company Incorporated - Hattiesburg, MS
Overview Job Summary: Safely performs electrician duties in commercial/industrial electrical work, including installing and repairing wiring, fixtures, controls and equipment in buildings, performing...
6 days ago
Hamel Plumbing And Electric - Canton, MS
Job Information Hamel Plumbing and Electric Journeyman Electrician/Plumber in Canton, Mississippi Plumber helper experienced in new construction homes....
9 days ago
Amentum - Corinth, MS
Job Summary Amentum is seeking an Industrial Maintenance Electrical Technician II to join our 3rd shift Operations & Maintenance team in Corinth, MS Typical work schedule is 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 a.m....
10 days ago
Aerotek - Moss Point, MS
Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems to fixtures and accessories such as transformers, instrument panels, and switchboards with fasteners such as bolts, screws, or solder....
11 days ago
Hinds County Board Supervisors - Pearl, MS
Job Information Hinds County Board of Supervisors Electrician in Pearl, Mississippi This Position is for an Electrician with an agency located in Hinds County, MS....
11 days ago
Starkville, MS
will be expected to have at least 5 years of commercial/industrial electrical experience Must be able to read blueprints and perform layouts Must be able to work unassisted with little to no supervision...
12 days ago
Tradesmen International - Olive Branch, MS
Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced Electricians for a project located in Olive Branch, MS. This is a first shift opportunity averaging 40-50 hours per week....
13 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Mississippi

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


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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Mississippi offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.6%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • 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 Mississippi
  • 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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