215-Electrotechnology engineers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Electrotechnology engineers
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Job Description: 
Electrotechnology engineers conduct research on and design, advise, plan and direct the construction and operation of electronic, electrical and telecommunications systems, components, motors, and equipment. They organize and establish control systems to monitor the performance and safety of electrical and electronic assemblies and systems.

Main Tasks include -

  • conducting research, advising on and directing the maintenance and repair of electrical, electronic and telecommunications products and systems
  • advising on and designing power stations and systems that generate, transmit and distribute electrical power
  • establishing control standards to monitor performance and safety of electrical, electronic and telecommunication systems and equipment.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

2151 Electrical engineers
2152 Electronics engineers
2153 Telecommunications engineers