Electrician Jobs in Edison, NJ

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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One Call Electrical, Heating & Cooling - South Plainfield, NJ (3 miles from Edison, NJ)
One Call Electrical, Heating & Cooling Somerville, NJ Compensation $15 to $35 Hourly Benefits Offered Medical Employment Type Full-Time Why Work Here? Competitive pay Health Benefits Paid vacation...
2 days ago
Tradesmen International - Bayonne, NJ (18 miles from Edison, NJ)
Experience with this equipment is a plus Under general supervision, performs standard and non-standard work that is dependent on trade specialty Works from blueprints, tech manuals Receives instructions...
6 hours ago
Tradesmen International - Cranbury, NJ (15 miles from Edison, NJ)
Job Scope: Pulling wire Terminating Bending conduit Must have experience with 480 voltage Needs to be mechanically inclined Company Details Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top...
6 hours ago
Tradesmen International - Bayonne, NJ (18 miles from Edison, NJ)
Job Scope: Pull wire Read schematics Test voltage Perform some installs Must have a minimum of 3+ years experience Company Details Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and...
6 hours ago
Northwell Health - Staten Island, NY (17 miles from Edison, NJ)
, cable and conduit....
7 hours ago
Medix Group - Woodbridge, NJ (6 miles from Edison, NJ)
Seeking a Professional Electrician Overview: Knowledge to perform mid level in electrical repair and Installation....
2 days ago
Vauxhall, NJ (14 miles from Edison, NJ)
Established electrical contractor looking for an experienced electrician with at least 2 years experience with an electrical contractor in residential alterations, including repairs, troubleshooting...
2 days ago
Lynch Contracting LLC - Union, NJ (13 miles from Edison, NJ)
-Knowledge with construction documents, blueprints, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installations procedures....
2 days ago
ELECTRICIAN WANTED: TOP PAY - Somerville, NJ (14 miles from Edison, NJ)
Electrician Responsibilities: Read blueprints and drawings to understand or plan the layout of panels, switches, outlets, lighting packages, etc....
2 days ago
East Brunswick, NJ (5 miles from Edison, NJ)
Now hiring experienced electricians and apprentice in East Brunswick, NJ! Trillium Construction is now seeking commercial mechanics/apprentice for a project in East Brunswick!...
2 days ago
Newark, NJ (19 miles from Edison, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced Electrician technician that can take overflow service calls. Must have your own van/truck Must have your own tools....
1 day ago
Hollander Electric LLC - East Brunswick, NJ (5 miles from Edison, NJ)
We are currently seeking a Residential Electrician Mechanic! You will strive to provide safe electrical systems for a variety of customers....
2 days ago
Uni-tel Group - Woodbridge, NJ (6 miles from Edison, NJ)
Electrician Responsibilities: • Working off of blueprints, scope of work, and follow specifications. • Installing switches, lightning, circuit breakers, and distribution panels including grounding....
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10 hours ago Uni-tel Group
JLC Electrical Contractors - Manalapan, NJ (16 miles from Edison, NJ)
Responsibilities: Install and repair electrical equipment and fixtures Install various types of raceway and cable tray systems Troubleshoot motor and control systems Perform routine maintenance on electrical...
2 days ago
Pilla Electric, Inc. - Tinton Falls, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
We have been in business for 20 years.We are seeking an experienced electrician....
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Edison, NJ

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Edison, NJ

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

$80,160

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Edison, NJ 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 Edison, NJ
  • 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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