Electrician Jobs in Virginia

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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Moores Electrical Mechanical Construction - Roanoke, VA
Responsibilities : Familiarity or some experience working with conduit. Knowledge of the electrical trade. Pulling electrical wiring through electrical conduit. Ability to read blueprints....
2 days ago
Vinton, VA
Looking to hire a full time person with electrical experience. Must have drivers license,transportation and hand tools needed for the job. Pay will be based on experience 25.00/hour for licensed...
2 days ago
M.C. Dean - Bowling Green, VA
Electrical Apprentice - Caroline County, VA Location: Caroline County, VA Req. Number: 6271 Description M.C. Dean is Building Intelligence. We design, build, operate, and maintain cyber-physical...
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M.C. Dean - Bowling Green, VA
Assembling, installing, testing, and maintaining electrical or electronic wiring, conduit, cable, equipment, components and devices associated with electrical equipment, following blueprints of electrical...
2 days ago
Fairfax County - Fairfax, VA
Installs circuits for motors and motor controls and equipment using all types of wiring methods (i.e. rigid metal conduits up to four inch, armored cables, etc.)....
2 days ago
Virginia Beach, VA
Electricians, Mechanics and Experienced apprentice's and helpers needed for residential and commercial work. Needed to fill immediate openings....
1 day ago
Chesterfield, VA
Residential Electrician Needed (Virginia Beach) image 1 of 1 Military Hwy near Indian River Rd compensation: 20+ employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post We are looking for a SKILLED ELECTRICIAN...
11 hours ago
Inframark, LLC - Danville, VA
Electrician License required. RESPONSIBILITIES Performs sophisticated electrical troubleshooting and repairs including wiring single/three phase motors....
2 days ago
WorkRocket - Charlottesville, VA
If you are a journeyman electrician or above with proven commercial electrical and/or industrial electrical experience this is a career for you....
2 days ago
Bcm Controls Corporation - Lynchburg, VA
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Norfolk, VA
Marine Electrician Venture Dynamics Norfolk, VA Full-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
11 hours ago
Inpwr Inc - Norfolk, VA
Job Information InPwr Inc Journeyman Electrician in Norfolk, Virginia InPwr, Inc. is looking for Journeyman Electricians to join our dynamic team!...
12 hours ago
Mattaponi, VA
SCOPE OF WORK: Performs installations, alterations, additions, and/or repairs of electrical systems, conductors, and associated materials and equipment within the industrial electrical industry....
15 hours ago
Fairfax County Government - Lorton, VA
Installs circuits for motors and motor controls and equipment using all types of wiring methods (i.e. rigid metal conduits up to four inch, armored cables, etc.)....
2 days ago
Winchester, VA
Electrician needed for an Upcoming Project -Pay Rate +25/h -Long Term!! We are currently seeking Electricians for projects in Ashburn - London County. The project will start in April....
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Virginia

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrician positions.

Highest Education Level

Electricians in Virginia 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 (6.7%)
  • 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 Virginia
  • 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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