electrician

Description

Electricians fit and repair electrical circuits and wiring systems. They also install and maintain electrical equipment and machinery. This work can be performed indoors as well as outdoors, in nearly every type of facility.

Alternative label

  • installation electrician

  • electrical services installer

  • wirewoman

  • electrical maintenance technician

  • maintenance electrician

  • electrical systems installer

  • electrical maintenance worker

  • wireman

  • electrical installer

  • electrical worker

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Narrower occupations

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/4910419f-b4af-4f59-b544-9dbebc8a74f0