Electrician Jobs in Palmyra, 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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West Berlin, NJ (14 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
We are in search of a Licensed Electrician to join our team. We have a huge need to have a Licensed Electrician for our bathroom remodels and HVAC jobs....
11 hours ago
Philadelphia, PA (7 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Qualifications: Must have three (3) or more years experience in the electrical field Marine applications Must be able to read and interpret shipboard electrical installation drawings, wiring tables,...
7 hours ago
Upper Darby, PA (12 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Immediate need for Electricians of all skill levels; Helper to Journeyman Level Typical commercial work includes bending/installing conduit up to 3 inch, pulling wire, setting power distribution panels...
9 hours ago
Folsom, PA (17 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
We are a small electrical contractor looking for electricians of all skill levels; helper to journeyman....
2 days ago
Georgia-Pacific - Camden, NJ (6 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
shooting up to 480 volts Knowledge of electronic circuitry and test equipment Experience reading electrical and maintenance schematics/blueprints Experience measuring, cutting, and bending conduit...
1 day ago
Wachter Incorporated - Philadelphia, PA (7 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
PROJECT Travel Electrician Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA / Wachter Electric National Electric Service (NES) / Contract to Hire Wachter is seeking a licensed field PROJECT ELECTRICIAN to maintain the...
1 day ago
Philadelphia, PA (7 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Electrical contractor seeking Full Time Electrician or Electrician Helper, who is experienced in residential and light commercial work....
9 hours ago
Tradesmen International - Hatboro, PA (12 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Tradesmen International is immediately hiring motivated Electricians for projects located in the Hatboro, PA area....
1 hour ago
Rowan University - Glassboro, NJ (21 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Interviews for this position may include a hands-on skills assessment in general Electrician functions. Appointees may have to undergo a colorblindness test....
3 days ago
Lane Valente Industries - Trenton, NJ (21 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Assist with loading materials, digging trenches, pulling wire through conduit, and other various tasks needed to complete project....
5 days ago
Cooper University Health Care - Camden, NJ (6 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Special Requirements Scheduled Days / Hours: m-f High School Diploma or Equivalent required. 5 years electrician experience....
7 days ago
Moorestown, NJ (5 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Fast growing south jersey electrical contractor is looking to hire 2 mechanics with a minimum of 5 years experience. Own tools and drivers license are a must. Steady 40+ hrs, paid weekly...
8 days ago
Lidestri - Pennsauken, NJ (3 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
Job Information LiDestri Mechanic Electrician / Equipment Maintenance (6pm-6am) in Pennsauken, New Jersey Great Pay and Benefits: Great career pathing for maintenance staff Affordable health insurance...
10 days ago
Cherry Hill, NJ (5 miles from Palmyra, NJ)
We work on Commercial, Large-Scale Residential and Light Industrial Electrical projects throughout South Jersey....
10 days ago
Palmyra, NJ
This may be the opportunity you have been looking for. Are you excited by a job well done? Do you enjoy educating clients? Do you provide stellar customer service? Sovereign Electric is a...
10 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Palmyra, NJ

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

$72,795

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Palmyra, NJ 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 (6.8%)
  • 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 Palmyra, 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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