Electrical Engineering Technicians
- Modify electrical prototypes, parts, assemblies, or systems to correct functional deviations.
- Collaborate with electrical engineers or other personnel to identify, define, or solve developmental problems.
- Build, calibrate, maintain, troubleshoot, or repair electrical instruments or testing equipment.
- Review existing electrical engineering criteria to identify necessary revisions, deletions, or amendments to outdated material.
- Assemble electrical systems or prototypes, using hand tools or measuring instruments.
- Inspect electrical project work for quality control and assurance.
- Identify solutions to on-site technical design problems involving electrical systems equipment.
- Set up or operate test equipment to evaluate performance of developmental parts, assemblies, or systems under simulated operating conditions.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
Projections Quick View:
Virginia: + 9.5%
National: + 2.0%
Three: Medium Preparation Needed
Highest ($50,000 and up)