Electrician Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Electrician?

Electrician in Somerset:
"One of the cleaner, more rewarding trades,"
Put in your time learning the basics, they are the fundamentals to everything you will do in the future. Don't be afraid to ask questions, its easier to ask questions and do the job the right way than it is to do it incorrectly and have someone go back and fix your work. Always test for proper voltage, and never work hot if you dont have to, Respect electricity, simple mistakes can kill you or those around you. Label everything, its better to over label than it is to not label enough. Neatness counts, even if your work is going to be concealed, complete your work as if it will be on display for all to see. Take pride and be proud of every single thing you do, the neatness and workmanship will not only make you noticed above others, it will make any future work or troubleshooting easier in the future. To sum it all up, Always ask questions, take pride in your work as if it will be on display for all to see. It will set you apart from every other apprentice out there.

Electrician in Weslaco:
"I love my job."
Pros: Working with conduit piping. Working with wires. Working with electricity. Learning the blueprints/plans.
Cons: The pay.

Electrician in Denver:
"It's great I love being a Electrician."
Pros: The feeling of accomplishment when I complete a project.
Cons: Not knowing enough.

Electrician in Charleston:
Learn something new everyday.

Electrician in Douglasville:
"How often the pay would change."
Work hard and keep your head up!

Electrician in Manassas:
"An everyday learning."
Pros: The people I work with are amazing.The type of work we do is challenging at best.
Cons: The fact that you move from 1 job to another several times a year is stressful.

Electrician in Corpus Christi:
"Is a very good job."
Pros: Is fun trouble shooting and wiring a house whit some of the workers.
Cons: Jet blame for son thing I didn't do.