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Electricians and Electrical Fitters

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About this career

£31,062

Median salary

New workers start around £19,059.02. Normal pay is £31,062 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £43,209.93.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Examines electrical plant or machinery, domestic appliances and other electrical assembly for faults using test equipment and replaces worn parts and faulty wiring.
  • Installs electrical plant, machinery and other electrical fixtures and appliances such as fuse boxes, generators, light sockets etc..
  • Assembles parts and sub-assemblies using hand tools and by brazing, riveting or welding.
  • Cuts, bends and installs electrical conduit.
  • Selects, cuts and lays wires and connects to sockets, plugs or terminals by crimping, soldering, brazing or bolting.
  • Examines drawings, specifications and wiring diagrams to determine the method and sequence of operations.

Skills

Job postings

Critical Thinking
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Reading Comprehension
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Writing
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Speaking
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Monitoring
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Active Learning
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Active Listening
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Learning Strategies
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Mathematics
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Science
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