electrical engineer




Electrical engineers design and develop electrical systems, electrical equipment, components, motors, and equipment with the feature of energy transmission. They engage in large scale projects such as the design and maintenance of power stations, and the distribution of power to smaller applications such as household appliances.

Alternative label

  • electrical engineering practitioner

  • electrical systems engineer

  • electrical engineering adviser

  • electrical equipment engineer

  • electrical engineering consultant

  • electrical technology engineering expert

  • electrical technology engineer

  • electrical engineering specialist

  • electricity engineer

  • electric engineer

  • electrical engineering expert

  • electrical technology engineering consultant

  • electrical technology engineering adviser

  • engineer in electrical design

  • electrical design engineer

  • senior electrical engineer

  • engineer in electrical systems

  • electrical technology engineering specialist

  • advanced electrical engineer

  • practitioner of electrical engineering

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


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