Do you think you’re a switched on type of person? Then consider a career as a sparky. Electricity is essential for light, power, air-conditioning and refrigeration and without electricians, there would be no lights, no computers, and no TVs plugged into our walls.
Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical wiring systems that are designed to deliver electricty to heating, lighting, security and telecommunications systems in buildings. Electricians read and interpret electrical or electronics diagrams, install cables, connect switches and test various appliances and circuits to ensure their safety.
In Western Australia, the job of an electrician is a regulated trade for safety reasons, requiring a trade qualification, testing, registration and licensing.
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