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Electrician

A trade-based career requiring a high level of skill and safety.

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May 2021
Being an electrical apprentice can be tough work, but sticking to it and learning will leave you rewarded
Reviewer's Qualification
Certificate II in Electrotechnology
Experience
Less than a year
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Commercial
The good things
Being an electrical apprentice allows you to make contributions to a worksite that you can see in real time, which can be quite rewarding. Having the ability to work with electricity is neat if you ar...
The challenges
You might feel like you're being dropped in the deep end a little if you're starting off at a large worksite with little context. Longer hours are expected of you as deadlines are approaching, this co...
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May 2021
An electrical role in the mining and resource sector can be demanding but also very rewarding
Reviewer's Qualification
Certificate III in Electrical (Electrician/Electrical Mechanic)
Experience
10+ years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Infrastructure, Fixed plant equipment, Generators
The good things
Constant changing role, work in all aspects across mine sites in all different departments
The challenges
Electrical science, relied upon by the site to get the power back on so there will be pressure to do this, Knowledge of all different types of electrical equipment that you may not have worked on or s...
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