Test or modify developmental or operational electrical machinery or electrical control equipment and circuitry in industrial or commercial plants or laboratories. Usually work under direction of engineers or technologists.
Electrical Engineering Technician, Electrical Technician, Electronics Technician, Engineer, Engineering Assistant, Engineering Technician, Equipment Specialist, Generation Technician, Instrument and Controls Technician (I & C Technician), Relay Tester, Results Technician, Test Specialist, Test Technician
Employment of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians is projected to grow 2 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
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