Electronics Mechanics


Minimum Diploma (Electronics & Communication/IT)

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks an Electronics Fitter, General is expected to perform include:

Fitting, assembling and repairing various kinds of electronic equipment in factory or workshop

Examining drawings and wiring diagrams

Checking parts for accuracy of fit and minor adjustments

Assembling parts or mounting them on chassis or panels

Installing and connecting wiring

Soldering joints equipment

Diagnosing faults with aid of electronic testing equipment

Dismantling equipment if required and replacing faulty parts or wiring

Competent in fitting, assembling and repairing various kinds of electronic equipment

Well-versed in examining drawings and wiring diagrams

Proficient in assembling parts

Knowledge of installing and connecting wires

Proficiency in dismantling equipment and replacing faulty wiring

Will be updated


Team player


Sound technical skills

Eye for detail

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Electronics companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is an option. In this case the working hours and days are flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards include general fatigue, stress, long working hours, long hours of travel and work, etc.

Health risks include exposure to electricity directly, including working on overhead lines, cable harnesses, circuit assemblies, electric shock, electrocution, fires, explosions, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years of experience ?INR 15,000 to INR 20,00 per month

For candidates with 2 to 5 years of experience ?INR 22,000 to INR 26,000 per month

For candidates with over 5 years of experience INR 30,000 to INR 33,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Electronics Sector on the Upswing

Increasing consumer and business demand for electronic and IT hardware products are expected to touch the 24 lakh crores mark by 2020. An analysis of the breakup of workforce by product categories indicates that consumer electronics and household appliances would account for major share of employment currently. Skill requirements have significant variations across product categories especially in Manufacturing and Repair & Maintenance segments.

Electronics & IT Hardware is one of the emerging sectors for employment growth in India. The industry currently employs over 4.3 million people across manufacturing. There is significant increase in the demand for consumer electronic products, smart phones, tablets and set -top boxes, which are creating jobs not only for installation but also for sales, after-sales and repair services. The electronics and IT hardware sector has always recruited professionals with function -specific specialist skills, which indicates good job prospects for professionals such as Electronics Fitter, General.

Large and small electronics companies across India

Towns and cities across India