Electrician

 

1) Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, appliances, and accessories, using hand tools and power tools.

 

2) Diagnose malfunctioning systems, appliances, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a fault and correct the problem.

 

3) Connect cables to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.

 

4) Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure code compliance.

 

5) Advise management as to whether the continued operation of the equipment could be dangerous.

 

6) Test electrical systems and circuit continuity in electrical wiring, equipment, and accessories, using test devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure system compatibility and safety.

 

7) Keep current electrician license or identification card to comply with government regulations.

 

8) Plan the design and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, and accessories following job specifications and local codes.

9) Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and accessories.

 

10) Prepare sketches or follow plans to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure compliance with building and safety codes.

 

11) Use a variety of tools and equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and test equipment, including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps.

12) Install ground wires and connect power wires to equipment such as motors.

 

13) Perform business management tasks, such as keeping records and files, preparing reports, and ordering supplies and equipment.

 

14) Repair or replace wiring, equipment, and accessories, using hand and power tools.

15) Work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and accessories.

 

16) Place conduit (pipes or tubing) within designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.

 

17) Build and manufacture parts, using hand tools and specifications.

 

18) Attach small metal or plastic boxes to walls to house electrical switches or sockets.

 

19) Perform physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay conduits and moving and lifting heavy objects.

 

20) Provide preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services.

 

21) assist with emergencies by operating lights and generators, placing flares, and driving the necessary vehicles.