Electrician Jobs in Morganton, NC

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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Electrician II

  • State of North Carolina
  • Lenoir, NC
  • 10 days ago

Minimum two (2) years experience in the following: Operation of related equipment (backhoe, skid steer, trencher, forklift, wire pullers, conduit benders, etc.); Properuse and care of related trade...

Manufacturer of sterile ingredients for drugs, foods and cosmetics seeking an experienced manufacturing plant electrician to maintain electrical power and control systems for processing and packaging...

Manage electrical and mechanical maintenance of automated manufacturing machinery. *** Perform preventive and operational maintenance on all plant equipment to ensure a functional and safe...

Electrician - PLC Technician for Manufacturing Facility - Hickory, NC

  • Diedre Moire Corporation
  • Hickory, NC
  • 16 days ago

Enjoy an excellent base salary plus 1.5x OT, incentive plan and excellent benefits including 401(k) match, Paid Vacation, Sick, Holiday and Personal Days, Employee Assistance Program, Company Paid...

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Morganton, NC

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Morganton, NC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (31.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.0%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • 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 Morganton, NC
  • 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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