Control Panel Assembly Operator, Electrical Assembly Operator

Minimum Preferably 10th standard pass

Certified training for Electrical Assembly Operator Control Panel (programme aligned to ELE/Q7306 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Not applicable

The tasks an Electrical Assembly Operator Control Panel is expected to perform include:Making electrical connections during control panel assembly

Mounting and installing internal electronic modules, devices and components Connecting internal electronic modules, devices and components as per electrical schematics

Well-versed with electro-mechanical assembly and wiring

Knowledge of the different types of cables such as single core/multi core/fibre optic cable, etc.

Knowledge of general principles of wiring and assembly

Well-versed with the procedure followed for insulation stripping, securing of cables and wires, cable routing, cable forming/bending, colour coding wires and cables

Well-versed with the basic operation of PLCs, relays, contactors, circuit breakers, solenoids, actuators, controllers etc.

Basic knowledge of automation and electro mechanical control systems

Knowledge of components and sub-assemblies used in the panel assembly process

Knowledge of preparations and precautions to be taken on the components and the panel before assembly process

Knowledge of motors, generators, starters and their controls

Well-versed with the safety norms in handling electrical/electronic components and electrostatic discharge

Knowledge of fundamentals of electricity such as Ohms Law, difference between AC and DC, series and parallel connections

Not applicable

Physically fit

Ability to work in high-decibel noise environment

Ability to work long hours in a standing position

Logical thinking

Attention to detail


Team player

Time management

Problem solving

It is a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time and contractual jobs may be available

Local traveling is not a part of this job

Need not handle a team

Working hours

Working hours are 10/12 hours every day for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

Overtime is common

Shift system may be applicable

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

This job is considered to be mildly hazardous or dangerous Health risks include constant contact with sharp tools, live wire, open circuits, exposure to high-decibel noise, etc.Occupational hazards include development of poor eyesight, hearing loss, minor electric shocks, burns, joint pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers INR 6,000 to INR 9,000 per month For candidates with experience - INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Industrial Electronics market in India

Industrial electronics is the second major export segment after electronic components with a significant share of 25% in total Electronic Hardware exports in FY 2008. Electro-mechanical systems is a major product group driving sales in this sector with a share of more than 30% of total industrial electronics sales.

This segment continues to be an important constituent from the perspective of applications for electronics and IT. Manufacturing of related hardware in technology areas like PLC, distributed control systems, UPS, varied power electronic equipment and systems has been increasing in the country.

Newer technologies involving wireless sensors and sensor networking are rapidly emerging as potential application in the field of industrial electronics on account of ease of installation and cost competitiveness.

According to "Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the Electronics & IT Hardware Sector (2022)" report, the Industrial Electronics sector is expected to grow by 14% till 2022 which is going to be higher than the GDP in India.

According to the IMaCS Analysis, the human resource requirement in the Industrial Electronics segment has been projected to grow from 1,68,000 in 2012 to 5,67,000 in 2022 that is an increment of 3,99,000 resources. One of the job roles that will have a large positive impact of all these trends is that of an Electrical Assembly Operator Control Panel.

Control panel manufacturers across India

Electronics manufacturing companies across India

Job openings are in Mumbai, Pune, Noida, Hyderabad and all the other metro cities

Will be updated

ITIs across India

Sofcon Training, B-126, Sec-2, Near Sec 15 Metro Station, Noida 201301,

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