Electrical Technician

Minimum Preferably 10th standard pass

Certified training for Electrical Technician (programme aligned to ELE/Q6301 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Not applicable

The tasks an Electrical Technician is expected to perform include:Integrating modules and sub-parts to form the electronic system of the product

Collecting assembled PCBs and consumables needed for the assembly process

Inspecting the boards and components received for any physical damage, any loose or wrong connections

Recording faults and passing the board on to the PCB assembly team for re-work

Knowledge of electro-mechanical assembly instructions

Well-versed with circuit design, block diagram of the product being assembled and functioning of its different modules

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

Knowledge of basic components such as diode, transformer, LED, photo transistor, capacitor, resistor, inductor, thermistor, ICs

Adept in reading values of resistors, capacitors, diodes and integrated circuits with specific reference to colour coding, polarity, orientation, tolerance

Well-versed in PCB design

Adept in soldering skills

Knowledge of frequently occurring errors in the assembly process, causes and preventive measure

Adept at handling different electrical and mechanical products

Not applicable

Good communication skills

Willing to work for long hours in standing position

Willing to work in a high-decibel noise environment

Hardworking and persistent



Teamwork and multitasking

Attentive to safety rules and precautions

It is a desk job but requires spending long hours working in standing position

Work from home option is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs may be available in some cities

Local travelling is not a part of this job Need not handle a team

Working hours

Working hours are 9/10 hours every day for 6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

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, etc. and 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 ?INR8,000 toINR10,000 per month

For candidates with 1-2 years of experience -INR10,000 toINR12,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Strategic Electronics Market in IndiaRapid advances in strategic electronics have radically changed the course of the industry and business. With the government all set to provide hitherto unbelievable licences, this industry is expected to be a minefield for entrepreneurs. According to the "Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the Electronics & IT Hardware Sector (2022)" report, the Strategic Electronics sector has the potential to grow at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of about 20% till 2022, which is going to be higher than the GDP in India. This will have a positive impact for the job roles falling under this sector.The IMaCS analysis reveals that the human resource requirement in the Strategic Electronics sector has been projected to grow from 1,28,000 in 2012 to 4,74,000 in 2022 - that is an increment of 3,46,000 resources.One of the job roles that will have a large positive impact of all these trends is that of an Electrical Technician.

Electronics manufacturing companies across India

Job openings are in Asansol, Calicut, Bengaluru, Chennai and other metro cities

ITIs across India

Sahasra Sambhav Skill Development Pvt. Ltd., Sec-2, Noida 201305, Funfirst Global Skillers Pvt. Ltd., A-303 & 304, Kailas Industrial Complex, Veer Savarkar Marg, Ghatkopar Hiranandani Link Road, Vikhroli (W), Mumbai 400079, Sahasra Sambhav Skill Development Pvt. Ltd., Sec-2, Noida 201305,