Electrician Jobs in Jersey City, 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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Paterson, NJ (13 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
and equipment to wire machinery and build panels according to engineering drawing specifications. ...Interpret 2D and 3D assembly drawings, schematics, and written standards. ...Lay out and install conduit...
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New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
QR Code Link to This Post Need a certified electrician this morning to install a 240 Volt in Brooklyn ( Williamsburg ) by 12 noon - $25cash....
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Matawan, NJ (23 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Applicants for this position should be able to determine the cost and type of materials needed for various electrical projects; read blueprints; ensure drawings and specs are accurate; determine layouts...
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New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
QR Code Link to This Post We need an electrician to replace two exit lights in our Times Square theater on Thursday January 13 between 10 AM and 5 PM for $50....
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New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
This Electrician will be responsible for working alongside our experienced team installing and repairing complex electrical control, wiring, and lighting systems working from a technical blueprint....
3 days ago
Passaic, NJ (9 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
We can train you to become electrician. 3- If you are a helper and have some experience you can be hired immediately. 4- if you are a technician and you have experience in electrical field you can be...
4 days ago
Lynbrook, NY (21 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Very busy Electric company looking for Journeyman-helpers/apprentices for immediate hire. Will train. Should be familiar with service, troubleshooting, lighting (will train). Most work will be in...
4 days ago
ADM - New York, NY (4 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Maintenance Electrician Buffalo, NY This is an hourly position....
4 days ago
Cliffwood, NJ (21 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
wires to circuit breakers, transformers, outlets, or other components and systems Must have experience with installing, bending, and removing conduit and installing and replacing lighting fixtures/...
4 days ago
Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Brooklyn Based Electrical Contractor Seeking an Electrician/Working Foreman/Jobber The ideal candidate should have the following skills and qualifications: - Must have a minimum of 10 years experience...
4 days ago
Richmond Hill, NY (13 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Now hiring full time electricians for service work and stationary jobs. Must have OSHA 30 and NYS CLASS D drivers license. Email resume to ......
4 days ago
Astoria, NY (7 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Electrician for residential work, including troubleshooting, panel replacement, service upgrades and new wiring. At least 10 years of experience and a valid driver's license....
4 days ago
RWJ Barnabas - Livingston, NJ (13 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Provides technical advice/assistance to apprentice level electricians engaged in the operation, maintenance, and calibration of electrical systems....
4 days ago
Edison, NJ (22 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Come join our team We are a an established company (50 years) that has a immediate opening..We are looking for Electricians and Helpers at this time....
5 days ago
Long Island City, NY (7 miles from Jersey City, NJ)
Electrical contractor looking for skilled electricians, jr mechanics and helpers for electrical installations in residential apartments and buildings....
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Demographic Data for Jersey City, NJ

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Jersey City, NJ

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Jersey City, NJ 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 Jersey City, 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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