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Electrical and automation engineering

The Electrical and Automation engineering sector offers jobs for various professionals in electricity production, distribution and transfer, electrification, repairs and maintenance of electrical installations, and automation and maintenance. Competence in these tasks is imparted by Vocational Qualifications, Further Qualifications, and Specialist Qualifications in Electrical and Automation Engineering.

Jobs in the sector are extremely versatile, demanding and continuously developing. Professionals in Electrical and Automation Engineering install and service electrical and automation systems or distribution networks in buildings and plants. Customer service is an essential part of the Electrician’s and Automation Assembler’s job description.

Those working in electrical and automation engineering need to be responsible and careful. Professionals in the sector must internalise electrical safety and quality thinking to ensure that installations and equipment work safely and reliably.