741-Electrical equipment installers and repairers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Electrical equipment installers and repairers
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Job Description: 
Electrical equipment installers and repairers install, fit and maintain electrical wiring systems and related equipment, electrical machinery and other electrical apparatus and electrical transmission and supply lines and cables.

Main Tasks include -

  • installing, maintaining, fitting and adjusting electrical wiring systems, machinery and equipment
  • examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation
  • inspecting and testing electrical systems, equipment, cables and machinery to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair
  • installing maintaining and repairing electrical transmission lines
  • joining electrical cables.

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

7411 Building and related electricians
7412 Electrical mechanics and fitters
7413 Electrical line installers and repairers