Electrician Jobs in Wilmington, 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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Electricians needed. $50 referral bonus. $21-25/HR

  • CCS Construction Staffing
  • Riegelwood, NC
  • 9 hours ago

Electricians - $20-25/hr Get more than a Paycheck!...

Construction Electrician/Manager

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 3 days ago

The applicant will be responsible for working with and leading a crew of electricians and helpers....

Residential Service Electrician

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 2 hours ago

Half of the year has passed already, its time for a change! Our business is a multi million dollar company that has been in Wilmington since 2007 as a leader in HVAC, Plumbing and we have now...

Electrician - LOCAL TO WILMINGTON, NC (5)

  • EMCOR Group, Inc.
  • Wilmington, NC
  • 8 days ago

This is a 40 hour a week position and does not offer per diem.Basic Scope/Purpose:Plans layout, installs, and repairs wiring, wire ways, electrical fixtures, apparatus, wire pulling, terminate control...

Commercial Electrician

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 12 days ago

PeopleReady is now hiring for experienced Journeyman Electricians to provide energy for our clients....

Electrician's helper

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 13 days ago

Now hiring electrician's helper. Full time position. Residential and commercial. Experience helpful but not required. NC drivers license with GOOD record required. Reliable vehicle a must. Must...

Electricians Now hiring Electricians for a commercial project Apply today Start ASAP $21-25/hr Skills Reading Prints & Preform Layouts Proficient with wiring devices & terminating Able to run & bend...

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Lead Electrician -Residential

  • Southport, NC
  • 15 days ago

Lead electrician needed for local established business. Duties include rough-in/trims, remodels/upfits, oversee electrician helpers....

Electricians and Electrians helpers

  • Power House Electric Of North Carol
  • Southport, NC
  • 15 days ago

General Accountabilities ELECTRICIANS We have an immediate opening for residential electricians and helpers/ mechs....

Residential Electricians Wanted

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 21 days ago

Growing Electrical shop is looking for experienced Residential Electricians to wire homes in New Hanover and Brunswick County Benefits included after 90 days ( include health, vacation time off, paid...

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Journeyman Electrician

  • Wilmington, NC
  • 23 days ago

Looking for Journeyman Electrician. Must have card and be able to pass background check. Starting pay 25-30$ per hour based on experience....

Electrician Apprentice Period 1 - Wilmington, DE

  • Amtrak
  • Wilmington, NC
  • 27 days ago

Upon Completion of Electrician Apprenticeship program participants will become Journeyman Electricians....

Electrician (2)

  • EMCOR Group
  • Wilmington, NC
  • 27 days ago

Basic Scope/Purpose: Plans layout, installs, and repairs wiring, wire ways, electrical fixtures, apparatus, wire pulling, terminate control equipment and install conduit....

Demographic Data for Wilmington, NC

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Electrician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Our courses are approved by the Delaware Board of Electrical Examiners to satisfy your electrician continuing education requirements. You can find us on the approved provider list as @1st...

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Our courses have been approved by the Kansas Electrical Education Review Committee to help licensed electricians in the state of Kansas to meet their jurisdiction's Continuing Education...

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Our Maine electrical continuing education courses are approved by the state to satisfy your CE requirements (Our Maine Regulatory Licensing and Permitting Approval Number is: 130).


Salary for Electrician Jobs in Wilmington, NC

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireConstruction research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Electrician positions

  • CDM Smith
  • EMCOR Group
  • Samet Corporation
  • Sargent & Lundy
  • Timmons Group
  • Cape Fear Public Utility Authority
  • City of Wilmington
  • MasTec Inc.
  • Precision Walls, Inc.
  • Amtrak

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Wilmington, 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 Wilmington, 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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