Job for the future Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technologists and Technicians

Average hourly wage

$35.00

Job description

These individuals provide technical services in the design, production, and operation of electrical and electronic equipment. They are employed by:

  • Electric utility companies
  • Communications companies
  • Manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment
  • Technical consulting companies
  • Various manufacturing companies
  • The public service

Personality profiles (RIASEC)

Investigative
People with this profile prefer relying on theoretical knowledge before acting. They like observation, analysis and problem solving.
Realistic
People with this profile prefer carrying out concrete tasks and being physically involved in what they do.
Conventional
People with this profile prefer specific, well-defined tasks. They like to respect the order of things and follow established rules.

Main tasks

  • Design, develop, test, and adjust components, assemblies, equipment, and systems.
  • Supervise the construction and testing of prototypes.
  • Conduct applied research under the direction of researchers or engineers.
  • Install and operate equipment and systems, maintain them, and evaluate the performance of components.
  • Writes specifications and technical reports.
  • Develop schedules and budgets.
  • Prepare estimates and specifications.

Targeted regions

Last update: February 14, 2024

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