WHAT YOU DO
As an Industrial Electrician, you will be using your mind and body to work: inspecting, testing and repairing industrial equipment and electrical systems.
You will be inspecting, installing, maintaining, testing and repairing high-voltage industrial equipment and associated electrical and electronic controls. You’ll need to have a strong analytical skill set and good manual dexterity (working with your hands and eyes)Program details
WHAT YOU LEARN
- Read and interpret drawings, blueprints and electrical code specifications
- Install electrical components
- Replace or repair electrical components including switchgears, generators and control systems
- Keep maintenance records
- Test electrical equipment for current, voltage and resistance
WHO YOU WORK FOR
As an Industrial Electrician, you would most likely work for electrical contractors and maintenance departments for factories and industrial establishments, and energy provider comapanies.
Types of Workplaces
- Oil and Gas Rigs
WHO YOU’LL WORK WITH
You may work with a small team of Industrial Electricians or independently.Find an Employer Sponsor