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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 2333 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS


    ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS design, develop and supervise the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    In Australia and New Zealand:

      Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

    Registration or licensing may be required.

    Tasks Include:

    • planning and designing power stations and power generation equipment
    • determining the type and arrangement of circuits, transformers, circuit-breakers, transmission lines and other equipment
    • developing products such as electric motors, components, equipment and appliances
    • interpreting specifications, drawings, standards and regulations relating to electric power equipment and use
    • organising and managing resources used in the supply of electrical components, machines, appliances and equipment
    • establishing delivery and installation schedules for machines, switchgear, cables and fittings
    • supervising the operation and maintenance of power stations, transmission and distribution systems and industrial plants
    • designing and installing control and signalling equipment for road, rail and air traffic
    • may specialise in research in areas such as power generation and transmission systems, transformers, switchgear and electric motors, telemetry and control systems

    Occupation:
      233311 Electrical Engineer

233311 ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

    Designs, develops and supervises the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power. Registration or licensing may be required.

    Skill Level: 1

    Specialisations:

      Electrical Design Engineer
      Railway Signalling Engineer
      Signalling and Communications Engineer


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