Some common jobs people perform at electrical companies include electrician, electrician's helper, area supervisor, lead person, project supervisor and estimator, notes the Independent Electrical Contractors. Workers in these roles receive hourly pay, which varies according to an individual's position in a company.
There are different positions for electricians, including apprentice electrician, journeyman electrician and master electrician, according to Independent Electrical Contractors. A worker's position depends on skill level and experience. A lead person supervises a crew of journeyman electricians. Area supervisors make work preparations and ensure all the relevant equipment is available. A project supervisor handles all the fields and reports. The estimator works out the cost associated with a project and provides a cost analysis of the project.