A State-Licensed Electrical Contractor

Hejjra Electric is a company operated by AJ White, a passionate and experienced electrical contractor. AJ strives to help others find better professions within the greater construction industry through his electrical contracting mentorships.

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What Sets Us Apart

Our owner’s passion, knowledge, and dedication to the trade produces high-quality and reliable results from our services. We are also committed to helping budding contractors find their place in the industry through education and guidance.

About Our Owner

AJ White started out in the industry in 1982, working as an electric coordinator at the King Abdulaziz University Hospital in Saudi Arabia. He previously held a Master Electrician Certificate and is a former Electrical Contractor Class 1 license holder with Kansas City, Missouri, Johnson County Kansas, and Saint Louis County. He is a present license holder of the State of Missouri Electrical License # 2019035726.


Work History

He started his journey into the electrical industry back in 1982 as an Electrical Coordinator at the King Abdulaziz University Hospital. AJ later worked at the Ford Motor Company where his responsibilities included troubleshooting variable frequency drives, Honeywell temperature controls, and programmable logic controllers, as well as the installation of energy-saving systems and the maintenance of line production.

2010 and Beyond

Back in 2012, AJ landed a job working on Photovoltaic Traffic Signal Controls in Massac County, Illinois for the Illinois Department of Transportation. Presently, AJ is a Ward 3 city councilman and a member of Missouri Municipal Leagues Administration Intergovernmental Relations Standing Committee.


  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local # 1 Apprenticeship AAS Electrical, Western Illinois State Board of Education Liberal arts
  • Western Illinois State University Board of Trustees/ Degree Program/ Liberal Arts
  • Saint Louis University, UMSL Project Management
  • Procurement Contract writing Professional
  • Business Law Louisiana State University
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Member Organization and Certificates

  • Building Safety Professional Member (International Code Council)
  • National Association of State Contractors Agencies (NASCLA)
  • Project Management Institute
  • Missouri Municipal League, Policy Committee
  • Kauffman/FastTrac Recognition of Entrepreneurial Achievement Growth Venture
  • Surety & Fidelity Association Bonding Program

Get in Touch With Hejjra Electric

Reach out to us if you have any questions, concerns, or comments. We look forward to hearing from you.