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Building and related electricians





Building and related electricians install, maintain and repair electrical wiring systems and related equipment and fixtures.
Tasks include -
(a) installing, maintaining and repairing electrical wiring systems and related equipment in various buildings such as schools, hospitals, commercial establishments, residential buildings and other structures;
(b) examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation;
(c) planning layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and relevant standards;
(d) inspecting electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair;
(e) selecting, cutting and connecting wire and cable to terminals and connectors;
(f) measuring and laying out installation reference points;
(g) positioning and installing electrical switchboards;
(h) testing continuity of circuits.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Building repairs electrician
- Electrician
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Electrical fitter - 7412
- Electrical mechanic - 7412
- Electrical line installer - 7413

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