Electrician Jobs in Hackensack, 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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Solarcity - Montville, NJ (16 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Job Information SolarCity Commercial Field Service Electrician - Paramus in Pine Brook, New Jersey THE ROLE The Commercial Field Service Electrician will report to the Field Manager and provide diagnostic...
2 days ago
My Electrical Career - North Bergen, NJ (6 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Give yourself the power to launch in this unique field with a variety of options including: opportunities to work as an electrician journeyman, a master electrician or even an electrical engineer....
2 days ago
Astoria, NY (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
We are currently in need of a experienced and skilled Electrician to join our team....
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Long Island City, NY (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Full time positions available for Mechanics & Junior Mechanics. Must have own tools; Local Law 196 training Mechanic 7+ Years Experience Jr. Mechanic 4+ Years Experience Salary: Competitive Pay...
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Ridgewood, NJ (7 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Busy electrical contractor seeking motivated and ambitious apprentice, with at least basic skills and understanding of residential electrical.must be neat, reliable. Steady work. 1-5 years...
2 days ago
Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
We are currently seeking Journeyman Electricians to join our team! You will be working on Commercial construction projects in the New York/New Jersey areas....
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Aerotek - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools. Locations include....
2 days ago
Sunnova - Clifton, NJ (5 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
THE POSITION Sunnova Energy is currently searching for a Solar Electrician for our Maintenance and Service group in New Jersey (specific cities listed below)....
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Waldwick, NJ (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced residential Electrician to join our 29 year old family owned company for a full time opportunity with competitive salary and benefits....
2 days ago
Chatham, NJ (21 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Electrician Wanted 2 Yrs or more Experience Drivers License Good Opportunity for Right Person Immediate Start...
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Brooklyn, NY (13 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
. - Must own basic tools/ hand tools. - Knowledgable of National Electrical Code. - Be able to work independent/ or with others. - Be able to work under pressure at times (job deadlines) - Be able to...
1 hour ago
Woodcliff Lake, NJ (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Work location: Greenwich, Ct and North Jersey 8-10 hours per day Minimum 7-10 years experience in residential electric. Must have knowledge of smart house system wiring, Lutron, Control 4. *Must...
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Tradesmen International - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Diagnosing malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem Requirements Simply put, we're not a temp...
2 days ago
Aerotek - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
FULL ELECTRICAL MECHANICS WANTED Multiple Electrical position open for a couple of huge projects in various parts of Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn for one of the largest Electrical...
17 hours ago
Chatham, NJ (21 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Hackensack, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.1%)
  • 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 Hackensack, 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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