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What’s it like to be an Electrical Engineering Associate?
Electrical engineering associates are involved in the planning, design,
selection, installation, starting up and maintenance of electrical equipment,
facilities, power plant installations, parts and distribution systems.
Electrical engineering associates usually work on a range of duties that lie
between the trade level and technologist level.
How much can I expect to earn?
Full-time employed Electrical Engineering Associate earn an average of $1892
per week. The [average annual salary for this job is $98384 excluding super.]
- enjoy technical and engineering activities
- good with hands
- capacity for accurate, careful work
- able to identify, analyse and solve problems
- good oral and written communication skills
- good at computing and design
- good at mathematics
- able to work independently and as part of a team.
This job also involves:
Full use of hands/fingers
Use of precision or semi-precision tools or instruments or deft hand movements
are required for these occupations. Included are jobs where poor co-ordination
or incomplete use of hands or fingers may make tasks dangerous or difficult to
Good vision for detail
These jobs require you to be able to see clearly to examine items close-up. It
covers jobs where poor vision e.g. tunnel vision, could make the work place
unsafe or the job difficult to undertake, e.g. draftsperson working with
detailed drawings; checkout operator reading dockets; work requiring good
hand-eye co-ordination for working with precision or semi-precision tools.
Mainly indoor work
Workers performing these jobs would usually be expected to spend more than
three-quarters of their day indoors, in an office, factory or other enclosed
area protected from the weather.
Reading or writing
These jobs require moderate or better reading and writing skills. Workers may
be expected to prepare, understand or act on written materials, such as
letters or reports. People may wish to avoid these jobs if their reading or
writing English skills are limited to a small range of words or phrases and
symbols. Jobs remaining may still require very basic reading or writing
This occupation offers jobs at the following skill levels:
Para Professional Jobs
Jobs in this group usually require completion of secondary education and/or
completion of some further study of a vocational nature, such as a Diploma or
an Advanced Diploma.
At school, you can study these subject(s) to get a good foundation for this
School subjects that include some aspect of INDUSTRIAL ARTS provide a useful
background to these jobs. In some cases an industrial arts-related subject is
a pre-requisite for entry to courses that provide the training for the job.
School subjects that include some aspect of MATHEMATICS provide a useful
background to these jobs. In some cases a mathematics-related subject is a
pre-requisite for entry to courses that provide the training for the job.
School subjects that include some aspect of PHYSICS provide a useful
background to these jobs. In some cases a physics-related subject is a pre-
requisite for entry to courses that provide the training for the job.
Duties and tasks of an Electrical Engineering Associate
Electrical engineering associates may perform the following tasks:
- assist electrical engineers with the design and layout of electrical installations and circuitry in power stations, transformers, substations, switchgear, cabling systems and motor-control systems
- collect information, perform calculations and prepare diagrams and drawings of electrical installations and circuitry
- determine material costs and quantities
- check that designs and finished products follow specifications, regulations and contract details
- use computers to produce designs, detailed drawings and documentation
- assist with testing and starting up electrical equipment and installations, and in supervising operations and maintenance
- look after and test equipment, and construct prototypes and final assemblies
- assist with research and development programmes.
Electrical engineering associates may specialise as electrical engineering
design drafters, technical officers, substation design officers, test officers
and power-system controllers.