Electrician jobs London

Electrician jobs in London are one of the most in demand and highest-paying skilled trade jobs. This is because society’s daily routines rely heavily on the use of electricity. As with many skilled trades job, candidates will get to start out by taking a foundational program and then working as an apprentice electrician. They’ll also have the option to continue their studies alongside work until they complete their levels. 

An electrician’s responsibilities will depend on the type of electrician you are and your level of experience. Electricians typically perform the following tasks: 

  • Diagnose and repair faulty electrical systems Install wiring systems, fixtures, lighting and other electrical materials 
  • Plan the layout and installation of electrical equipment, and fixtures based on local codes and job specifications 
  • Prepare cost estimates based on labour and materials Inspect, test and commission electrical systems and equipment
  • Provide reliable technical and functional information 
Being a friendly, cordial person will help electricians connect with their clients as they go about their work. The ability to use tools, have electrical knowledge, and the motivation to work hard will make one climb the ladder at an electrician job London. 

To become an electrician, an applicant must have a high school diploma and an industry-recognised “level 3” diploma. Accepted qualifications include a level 3 diploma in: Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Electro-technical Services (Electrical Maintenance) Installing Electro-technical Systems & Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment) 

Candidates are also required to complete an apprenticeship program that combines on-the-job training with classroom instruction. An electrical apprenticeship program normally lasts about four to five years. However, the hours may be reduced if the worker’s earned credits for relevant courses including mechanical drawings and electronics. The average salary for an electrician job in London is £9.50-£15/per hour.  

Here are some popular roles for electrician jobs in London:

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