Electrician Talk banner

Is there work for Canadian journeymen in the states?

2848 Views 9 Replies 8 Participants Last post by  wildleg
Hey im a journeyman from Vancouver BC and i was wondering what the demand for electricians is in America. I would like the expierience of working in another country. If its was good enough pay, I may even concidering moving there perminantly.
1 - 10 of 10 Posts

· Salty Member
Joined
·
31,030 Posts
Hey im a journeyman from Vancouver BC and i was wondering what the demand for electricians is in America. I would like the expierience of working in another country. If its was good enough pay, I may even concidering moving there perminantly.
Its a big place and each states requirements to do electrical work vary.

In my area I imagine they would accept your work hours (8000 Hrs required) but you might still have to do 600 hours of class room time and then take the test.
 

· RIP 1959-2015
Joined
·
39,532 Posts
Hey im a journeyman from Vancouver BC and i was wondering what the demand for electricians is in America. I would like the expierience of working in another country. If its was good enough pay, I may even concidering moving there perminantly.
The state of North Dakota needs guys bigtime,Good luck and welcome to ET
 

· animal lover /rat bastard
Joined
·
13,504 Posts
there's lots of work here for canadian electricians. bartenders, waitresses, trashmen. lots of work. Or if you want to go for the big money you could become a hooker.
 
1 - 10 of 10 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top