Maintenance Electrician Apprentice Job Description

September 21, 2010 | By More

Maintenance Electrician Apprentice Job Profile and Description

A Maintenance Electrician Apprentice, a striving electrician, who is employed to assist an electrician in all activities. Such candidates are also referred to as trainees or interns. Apprentices work under the guidance of an electrician and are required to complete all tasks assigned by their supervisor. Apprentice also undergo an on the job training and are acquainted with safety and other significant norms of the job.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspecting all electrical systems and units, detecting defects and reporting the same to the head electrician.
  • Assisting in the repair, replacement and refurbishing of all electrical units and damaged parts.
  • Appropriately handling all testing and electrical repair tools and equipments.
  • Effectively managing time and completing all tasks delegated by the supervising authority.
  • Assisting the electrician in all functions and following necessary safety norms and regulations.
  • Installing basic electrical units and systems under the supervision of the electrician.
  • Appropriately reading electrical blue prints and schematics and planning all work processes accordingly.
  • Attending job training and other related activities.

Skills and Specifications

  • Should have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to identify technical malfunctions in electrical units.
  • Sound understanding of handling and using electrical repair tools and equipments
  • Ability to effectively manage time and complete all tasks assigned by the supervisor

Education and Qualifications

  • High School degree, diploma or a GED equivalent qualification from a certified college.
  • Bachelor’s degree or an associate’s degree or diploma in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or any other related field of study.

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