Electrician Jobs in Reading, PA

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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The Judge Group - Reading, PA
Location: Reading, PA Description: Our client is currently seeking a Maintenance Electrician This job will have the following responsibilities: Install and repair electrical equipment and fixtures Troubleshoot...
16 days ago
Sunnova - Reading, PA
Na SOLAR ELECTRICIAN - $15,000 SIGN ON BONUS job in Reading at Sunnova Create Job Alert....
29 days ago
EMCOR Group - Reading, PA
Terminates panels utilizing LOTO Run cable tray, pulls wire and bend various types of conduit. Shapes materials to prescribed measurements, using saws, chisels, and planes....
29 days ago
New Holland, PA (17 miles from Reading, PA)
Our Ideal Maintenance Electrician: Skilled: Knowledgeable of conduit installation, wire terminations, and sensor installations. PLC Programming a plus....
29 days ago
Dana Corporation - Pottstown, PA (18 miles from Reading, PA)
Education and Experience Required High School Diploma or GED (Preferred) Journeyman - Electrician or 4 Year Apprenticeship Program, or 8 Years of practical experience as Electrician - Preferred 4-7...
30+ days ago
EnerSys - Reading, PA
Provides work assignments to electricians in the region supporting multiple projects in the region....
30+ days ago
EnerSys - Reading, PA
Journeymen or Apprenciate electrician required. Strong interpersonal, listening, and communication skills. Ability to add or remove common systems equipment hardware....
30+ days ago
Pregis Llc - Bethel, PA (21 miles from Reading, PA)
We are now hiring a Plant Service Electrician for the Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago regions, for day and night shift....
45+ days ago
My Electrical Career - Ephrata, PA (17 miles from Reading, PA)
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....
45+ days ago
Carpenter Technology - Reading, PA
The ability to read blueprints, operate vehicles, work from heights, and work in various environmental conditions is required....
60+ days ago
Bayer Inc. - Myerstown, PA (19 miles from Reading, PA)
Sr Technician-2nd Shift-Electrician-Friday-Monday 1:00pm-11:20pm YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Tech - 2nd Shift-Electrician-Friday-Monday 1:00pm-11...
90+ days ago
CRH - Gap, PA (23 miles from Reading, PA)
Install new electrical systems using 480V and/or 120V and 24V circuits including control and switchgear cabinets, conduits, wiring, and terminations....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Reading, PA

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

$51,322

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Reading, PA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (32.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (25.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.8%)
  • 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 Reading, PA
  • 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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