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Situations Requiring a Journeyman Electrician's License

A Journeyman Electrician's License is required for electrical work performed without the supervision of a Master Electrician or another Journeyman. Per Montgomery County Code Chapter 17, section 17-19 (g) It shall be the joint and several responsibility of the contractor and the master electrician responsible for any electrical construction to cause at least one (1) licensed County master or journeyman electrician to be present on every job site at all times when any work is being performed. If there are one (1) or more persons on the job site performing electrical work, the contractor and/or the master electrician must provide at least one (1) licensed master or journeyman electrician on the job site for every three (3) or less unlicensed persons performing electrical work.

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