Electrical Appliance Service Tradesperson/Electronic Equipment Tradesperson

Electrical Appliance Service Tradespersons/ Electronic Equipment Tradespersons set up, service and repair electrical and refrigerated appliances with the option of servicing, repair and set up of gas appliances.

Personal requirements of an Electrical Appliance Service Tradesperson may include:

  • Problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Good eyesight and normal colour vision
  • Good hand-eye coordination

Electrical Appliance Service Tradespersons may complete the following tasks:

  • Assemble, set up and test personal computers
  • Use engineering applications software
  • Support computer hardware and software
  • Install and configure a computer operating system and software
  • Set up and configure basic local area network
  • Apply OHS practices in the workplace
  • Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
  • Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits
  • Maintain documentation
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Develop and validate basic integrated systems
  • Develop basic web pages for engineering applications
  • Troubleshoot frequency dependent circuits
  • Select and arrange equipment for wireless networks
  • Select and arrange equipment for local area networks
  • Select, install, configure and test multimedia devices

This career requires an apprenticeship or certificate qualification in Appliance Servicing