Electrotechnology Electrician

Electrotechnology Electricians install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in buildings and premises.

Personal requirements of an Electrotechnology Electrician may include:

  • Effective communication skills
  • Good maths and science (including physics)
  • Problem solving
  • Logical thinking

Electrotechnology Electricians may complete the following tasks:

  • Participate in electrical work and competency development activities
  • Apply OHS practices in the workplace
  • Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
  • Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits
  • Solve problems in multiple path DC circuits
  • Fix and secure equipment
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals
  • Lay wiring and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage circuits
  • Document occupational hazards and risks in electrical
  • Solve problems in electromagnetic circuits
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage circuits

This job requires the completion of a traineeship or apprenticeship in Electrotechnology, and on-the-job training offered as an apprenticeship.