Electrical Worker Careers
Electrical workers can earn up to
Electrical workers install, maintain and repair electrical power, communications, lighting and control systems in homes, businesses and factories.
Electrical workers work indoors and outdoors in nearly every type of facility. Almost all electricians work full time, which may include evenings and weekends. The work can be dangerous and potential injuries include electrical shocks and burns, cuts and falls.
Electrical workers learn their trade through a registered apprenticeship program that is usually cost free to the student. A high-school diploma or equivalent is required to begin your apprenticeship and career in the trade. Most states require electricians to be licensed.
The certified training and apprenticeship program for electrical workers is run through the electrical training ALLIANCE and offers apprentices superior education, at little or no cost to the students, which enables them to reach their full potential within the trade.
Apprentices are able to earn living wages from day one and benefits (health, vision, etc.) are available to all students.
Once apprenticeship is complete, tradespeople continue their education and are able to advance to journeyperson status and beyond through continued education and certification programs.