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Electrician Ratings

11K Electrician reviews for 6K companies

Work/Life Balance
3.3 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.5 ★
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
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15K Electrician Jobs

Electrician Reviews

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Brigade EnterprisesBrigade Enterprises
Deputy Manager Electrical
Feb 25, 2022

“Happy evironment and freedom to work”

Industrial Electrician/Technician
Mar 7, 2022

“make people happy birthday crazy hour to work there”

Wagner Electric CompanyWagner Electric Company
Electrician/Lead Electrician
Jun 26, 2022

“I am happy to work here.”

Top Companies for Electrician

US Navy
US Navy
3.7 ★
46 Jobs
29K Reviews
47K Salaries

America’s Navy is the most versatile branch of the military, forging defense on land, in the air, and at sea. With opportunities across the globe and a commitment to serve the greater good, the Navy offers a life of fulfillment, advancement, and innovation to every Sailor.

Highly rated for compensation & benefits
3.6 ★
2K Jobs
2K Reviews
3K Salaries

Recognized as one of America’s top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people’s safety and well-being first. Whether you work at Newport News Shipbuilding, Ingalls Shipbuilding or Mission Technologies you’ll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. More than 35,000 employees strong, we are united by our mission in service of the success of our people, the security of our nation, and the future of freedom around the world. Learn more about our three divisions below. Find the role that’s right for you at Our Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, with more than 25,000 employees – including third-, fourth- and even fifth-generation shipbuilders, is the largest industrial employer in Virginia. NNS is the sole designer, builder and refueler of U.S. Navy nuclear aircraft carriers and one of two providers of U.S. Navy nuclear submarines. Our Ingalls Shipbuilding division, is the largest manufacturing employer in Mississippi and a major contributor to the economic growth of Alabama. We are the largest supplier of U.S. Navy surface combatants. Our HII Mission Technologies division’s capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Our 7,000 professionals deliver all-domain expertise, advanced technologies and national security solutions for government and commercial customers.

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Tradesmen International
Tradesmen International
3.2 ★
580 Jobs
986 Reviews
1K Salaries

Founded in 1992, Tradesmen International is North America’s premier resource for proven skilled craftsmen and labor consulting services. We are proud of our thousands of craft professionals, covering all trades, who serve the industry’s leading contractors while emphasizing Safety, Productivity and Craftsmanship. The Company has over 150 Recruitment & Operations Facilities across the continent supported by our Field Office Support Team and National Recruiting Center based out of our Cleveland, Ohio, Headquarters. Tradesmen International serves commercial, residential, heavy industrial and energy sector construction firms as well as the shipbuilding industry. We provide custom staffing solutions that enable contractors and industrial businesses to mitigate skilled labor shortage challenges and maximize workforce productivity by utilizing our flexible and job-ready contract employees to sustain an optimized work-to-worker ratio. In addition, our service personnel are trained to help clients take control over labor costs related to Workers’ Compensation, Unemployment, Benefits, Human Resources and other areas. For more information, or to locate a Tradesmen facility near you, visit or call, 800.573.0850.

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Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company
4.0 ★
3K Jobs
13K Reviews
22K Salaries

OUR PURPOSE We believe in the power of creating a world with fewer obstacles and limits, where people have the freedom to build a better life and pursue their dreams. To shorten the distance between where you are and where you want to go. To connect people down the road and over the horizon — to discover possibilities, and enjoy the thrill, adventure and pride of moving freely. From day one, we've provided people with tools to help them move forward and upward. We've innovated to expand their opportunities. And we've worked to earn their trust, every single day. We honor our legacy as we build the future – a better world for generations to come. Because when everyone is free to move, and free to dream, we do what we do best: we change the world. OUR HISTORY Henry Ford transformed not only the automobile but working life and the role of transportation. Having played our part in everything from the birth of the middle class to the recent global pandemic, we serve the world with integrity and competence. The Blue Oval is one of the most recognized corporate symbols in history, continually striving to earn the trust of all stakeholders. OUR CULTURE Ford is a family company in more ways than one. The culture is anchored in shared beliefs and ideals, acting for the common good. As an organization, Ford believes everyone should have the freedom to move and pursue their dreams, and seeks to create a culture of belonging for every employee. Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford trucks, utility vehicles, and cars – increasingly including electrified versions – and Lincoln luxury vehicles; provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company; and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification; mobility solutions, including self-driving services; and connected vehicle services. Ford employs approximately 186,000 people worldwide. For more information regarding Ford, its products and Ford Motor Credit Company, please visit Privacy Policy: For career opportunities, please visit

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