Electrical Engineer - ANZSCO 233311


Description

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

1. Electrical Design Engineer
2. Railway Signalling Engineer
3. Signalling and Communications Engineer

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
2. RSMS Occupations List
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
3. Skilled Occupations List

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations


2125-11 Electrical Engineer

Group: 2332 Civil Engineering Professionals


Description

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.

Tasks

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

Skill Level

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.

Occupations in this Group

1. 233311 Electrical Engineer