Electrician Jobs in Wharton, 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 (21 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Electrical contractor seeking experienced electrician for full time position....
2 days ago
Totowa, NJ (21 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Run conduit 1/2" - 4" Pull Wire Valid driver's license required (CDL a plus) Mandatory Pre-Employment Drug Testing Send resume to: ... Benefits: Excellent salary commensurate with experience....
1 day ago
Livingston, NJ (16 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Hiring trade school graduates to Seasoned Electrical Mechanics Install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and lighting systems, circuit breakers, switches and receptacles, conduit bending and all...
1 day ago
Clifton, NJ (23 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Electrician's Helper wanted for a small established growing company with minimum 3 years on the job experience. Looking for a motivated, reliable individual. Residential and light commercial work....
2 days ago
Marcal Paper Company - Elmwood Park, NJ (24 miles from Wharton, NJ)
QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:Licensed electrician by the State of New Jersey, required.Experience and training required with high voltage work. U.S....
2 days ago
Clifton, NJ (23 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Experienced Electrician wanted for a small established growing Electrical Contracting company. Minimum 5 years on the job electrical experience....
2 days ago
Branchville, NJ (19 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Growing electrical company is looking to hire two electrician helpers. Must have couple years experience, own tools, valid drivers license. Must be willing to travel....
3 days ago
Cedar Grove, NJ (19 miles from Wharton, NJ)
4 days ago
Fairfield, NJ (15 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Busy Electrical Contracting Company looking for Motivated Foreman's with 8+ years of experience and Motivated Mechanics with 3+ years of experience with a positive attitude and eager to work. Must...
4 days ago
Vauxhall, NJ (21 miles from Wharton, 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...
4 days ago
Short Hills, NJ (18 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Mechanics must have knowledge of the NEC and be able to read blueprints and give/follow direction Helpers preferred to have some knowledge in electrical installations Immediate hire for right candidates...
4 days ago
New York Jets - Florham Park, NJ (14 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Building Operations Technician Electrician Job summary: The Electrician will provide all electrical repairs to facility, utility and operating equipment, including but not limited to electrical distribution...
5 days ago
Basking Ridge, NJ (18 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Electrical company based out of New Jersey, looking for an energetic, skilled and experienced electrician to start immediately for full-time work in the residential and commercial fields....
8 days ago
Clifton, NJ (23 miles from Wharton, NJ)
Most electricians are familiar with using power tools, test meters, pipe threaders and conduit benders....
9 days ago
My Electrical Career - Union, NJ (23 miles from Wharton, 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....
9 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Wharton, NJ

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Wharton, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.5%)
  • 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 Wharton, 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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