Electrical Distribution Trades Workers prepare, install, repair, maintain and patrol electric power distribution networks.
Electrical Distribution Trades Workers
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This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.
- 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
- Electrical Linesworker
- Technical Cable Jointer
VET (Vocational Education And Training)
- Certificate II in ESI - Asset Inspection
- Cert III in ESI - Power Systems - Distribution
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