Video and Audio Electrician

Video and Audio Electricians service high end audio, video, display systems and HDTV.

Personal requirements of a Video and Audio Electrician may include:

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

Video and Audio Electricians may complete the following tasks:

  • Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
  • Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits
  • Solve problems in multiple path d.c. circuits
  • Fix and secure equipment
  • Implement and monitor OHS policies and procedures
  • Compile and produce an electrotechnology report
  • Document occupational hazards and risks in electronics
  • Carry out basic repairs to electronic apparatus by replacement of components
  • Troubleshoot d.c. power supplies with single phase input
  • Troubleshoot digital subsystems
  • Troubleshoot amplifiers
  • Troubleshoot frequency dependent circuits
  • Carry out repairs of predictable faults in television receivers
  • Find and repair faults in complex power supplies
  • Troubleshoot basic amplifiers
  • Solve fundamental problems in electronic communications equipment
  • Find and repair faults in television receivers
  • Maintain documentation
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Use basic computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus
  • Implement & monitor, policies & procedures for environmentally sustainable electrotech work practice
  • Carry out repairs of predictable faults in audio and video replay/recording apparatus
  • Find and repair faults in remote control apparatus
  • Design custom electronic installations
  • Diagnose and rectify faults in digital television apparatus

This career requires an electrical apprenticeship or certificate qualification in Video and Audio Systems.