Electrical Distribution Trades Worker

Electrical Distribution Trades Workers prepare, install, repair, maintain and patrol electric power distribution networks.
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$2205 per week
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    Stable

    Overview

    Electrical Distribution Trades Workers prepare, install, repair, maintain and patrol electric power distribution networks.

    Day-to-day

    • installing conductors and aerial equipment, and underground cables and equipment
    • installing and maintaining equipment associated with electrical supply such as transformers
    • attending to electrical breakdown and emergencies
    • maintaining poles and associated hardware, and continuity of electrical supply and street lighting
    • conducting routine maintenance on the aerial and underground electricity supply network
    • conducting low-voltage switching operations
    • fitting pole hardware and crossarms
    • preparing lowand high-voltage cable joints and cable terminations while connecting and installing electrical equipment and overhead lines
    • using heavy plant equipment such as elevated work platforms and portable equipment such as hydraulic drills
    • may undertake substation installation and maintenance, and specialised testing and revenue meter installation.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding
    • Requires driving
    • Working outdoors

    To become an Electrical Distribution Trades Worker

    Skills employers are looking for

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