What does an Electrician do?
Electricians are responsible for inspecting, testing, repairing, installing, and modifying electrical components and systems. Electricians general work at homes, businesses, and construction sites, and generally work as contractors.
Electricians have usually completed an electrician program at a trade school or technical institute, finished a lengthy apprenticeship, and passed a licensing exam. While requirements to become a licensed electrician vary by state, most involve passing an exam and having proof of a certain number of classroom and practical hours.
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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of an electrician
When working as an electrician, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Highschool Diploma, Test Equipment, Requests, Strong WORK Ethic and Professionalism.
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The most common qualifications to become an electrician is a minimum of a Associate's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.