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"Electrician"
Job Description - Part 3 - Skills Required

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

Skills Needed for: "Electrician"

1) Installation -- Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.


2) Reading Comprehension -- Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.


3) Active Listening -- Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.


4) Troubleshooting -- Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.


5) Equipment Selection -- Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.


6) Repairing -- Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.


7) Judgment and Decision Making -- Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.


8) Time Management -- Managing one's own time and the time of others.


9) Mathematics -- Using mathematics to solve problems.


10) Active Learning -- Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.


11) Speaking -- Talking to others to convey information effectively.


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12) Coordination -- Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.


13) Critical Thinking -- Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


14) Equipment Maintenance -- Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.


15) Learning Strategies -- Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.


16) Complex Problem Solving -- Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.


17) Operation and Control -- Controlling operations of equipment or systems.


Job Description for "Electrician" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge


"Electrician"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-I-C        SOC:  47-2111.00


 

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