Electricians are the power wizards! They install, maintain, and repair electrical systems and equipment. With a thorough understanding of electrical codes, safety practices, and a commitment to adhering to the relevant Australian Standards, they play a critical role in the construction industry.
What does this job involve?
Installing electrical wiring and circuits.
Installing lighting fixtures, outlets, and switches.
Diagnosing and repairing electrical issues.
Adhering to safety protocols for electrical work.
Conducting tests to ensure proper electrical function.
Reading and following electrical plans.
Ensuring electrical systems meet local codes and regulations.
Upgrades and maintenance
Upgrading electrical systems and performing routine maintenance.
How do I get into this career?
The only pathway is via an apprenticeship. It is highly recommended that you seek work experience or reach out to businesses seeking apprentices. Industry highly values the Electrotechnology course which should be completed prior to seeking an apprenticeship.