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Technical Occupations in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

This occupational category includes electrical and electronics engineering technologists, industrial instrumentation technicians, aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics and technicians, avionics inspectors, aircraft maintenance engineers, electrical motor systems technicians, and outdoor power equipment technicians. Electrical and electronics engineering technologists provide technical support and services in the design, development, testing, production and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems. Other professionals are involved in the repair and maintenance of systems such as the instrumentation in chemical plants, pipelines, mining and milling operations, aircrafts, and in the repair and maintenance of other mechanical and electrical equipment.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma.
  • Technologists may require a college or technical school diploma in fields like electrical or electronics engineering technology, computer engineering technology or telecommunications technology.

Future Prospects:

These occupations will have little change in employment levels in the future.

Job Prospects