Becoming an Electrical Journeyman
Journeyman electricians must hold a state and city license if working within the Sioux Falls city limits. To apply for a license with the State Electrical Commission, you can contact them at http://dlr.sd.gov/electrical/default.aspx
To apply for a journeyman license with the City of Sioux Falls, you must have your state journeyman card (or higher license) in hand. City applications must be submitted with the appropriate license fee (see link 2B25004 on the right).
For more information, you may contact Building Services at:
*Licensing: 605-367-8672 or Licensing@siouxfalls.org
*Electrical Inspectors: 605-367-8250
Electrical Contractors Journeyman & Apprentice FAQs
Separate licenses are required for each field (building, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical). There are examinations required for each field. Electrical and plumbing also require state licenses before applying for examination with the city.
Under no circumstances is an Electrical Contractor allowed to do any plumbing, mechanical or residential building work unless they also hold the appropriate, additionally required, licenses.