Also called: Electrician, Maintenance Electrician, Journeyman Electrician, Inside Wireman
In the Air Force: Electrical Systems Apprentice; Electrical Systems Craftsman; Electrical Systems Helper; Electrical Systems Journeyman
In the Army: Interior Electrician
In the Marine Corps: Electrician
In the Navy: Advanced Construction Electrician; Construction Electrician; Construction Electrician Basic; DD-963/LHD-1 Electrical Component Maintenance Technician; Electrolytic Oxygen Generator (Model 6L16) Electrical Technician; FFG-7 Class Auxiliaries Electrical System Technician; Mobile Utilities Support Equipment (MUSE) Technician; Planning Series - Oxygen Generating Plant Electrical/Electronic Maintenance Technician; Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Maintenance Technician
- Maintain current electrician's license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.
- Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
- Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Analytical or scientific software
Data base user interface and query software
Computer aided design CAD software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.