Electrician Jobs in Melville, NY

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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NY State Solar - Farmingdale, NY (3 miles from Melville, NY)
NY State Solar is continuing our explosive growth and expanding our electrical installation crew. We are now working throughout Long Island and NY Boroughs....
2 hours ago
Stamford, CT (19 miles from Melville, NY)
Established Electrical Services company looking for an immediate hire to fill the position of E1 Electrician. A highly motivated individual with great attention to detail is desired....
2 days ago
Blue Point, NY (19 miles from Melville, NY)
Well established company looking for electricians with high-end residential experience to perform work in Hamptons homes. Eastern Long Island only....
3 days ago
Bohemia, NY (14 miles from Melville, NY)
Truck Shop located in Bohemia, NY Hours of Operations 7am - 10pm Responsibilities: (New and refurbished trucks) Install body lights, strobe lights, work lights, rewire brake, tail, trailer lights,...
3 days ago
Manhasset, NY (14 miles from Melville, NY)
Electrician Mechanic w/min 7 years experience. Residential high-end mostly Nassau county. Small shop very busy. Full benefits, company truck....
4 days ago
Deer Park, NY (4 miles from Melville, NY)
Looking for Electricians, all levels. Immediate hire*** *Must have own transportation and clean driver license. *Must be able to work in all areas in Long Island and NYC....
6 days ago
Miller Place, NY (24 miles from Melville, NY)
Experienced, motivated Electricians and electrical apprentices needed for very busy Miller Place (Suffolk County) Electrical Co. Residential and commercial electrical work....
6 days ago
Mineola, NY (12 miles from Melville, NY)
Looking for a Electrician with 5 years experience in Residential and Commercial wiring. Also alteration work, trouble shooting repairs, boilers, generators, intercoms, and data wiring....
6 days ago
South Richmond Hill, NY (22 miles from Melville, NY)
Doing business since 1984, we have a passion for the electrical trade work and have played critical roles as a subcontractor in New York City's commercial construction industry....
8 days ago
Islip Terrace, NY (11 miles from Melville, NY)
Looking for a experienced Jr. Mech or Mech. Minimum 5 yrs Exp. Must have transportation & own hand tools Neat in appearance Clean Drivers License, Drug free & NO Smoking Ever on our jobs. If...
8 days ago
Westrock - Deer Park, NY (4 miles from Melville, NY)
What you need to succeed: 2-3 years in trouble shooting industrial electrical control systems down to component level An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes; motors...
9 days ago
Seaford, NY (9 miles from Melville, NY)
We are looking for experienced electrician and helpers Good customer communication skills A team player Minimum experience of 5 years residential and commercial Helpers must have at least 2 years experience...
10 days ago
Facility Solutions Incorporated - Lynbrook, NY (16 miles from Melville, NY)
Assists in mounting and strapping conduit. Assists more senior personnel in electrical installations, connections, and terminations under close supervision....
10 days ago
Island Park, NY (17 miles from Melville, NY)
Established Company for over 45 years Residential & Commercial Service - Repair - Troubleshooting * 5 - 7 years minimum experience * Clean drivers license * Good communication skills a must * Able...
11 days ago
Rockville Centre, NY (14 miles from Melville, NY)
Experienced Electrician needed for immediate hire. Must have clean driving record and own hand tools. Based out of Nassau County but service Nassau, Suffolk, Brooklyn and Queens....
12 days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Melville, NY

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Melville, NY 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 Melville, NY
  • 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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