UNIT GROUP 3422 ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION TRADES WORKERS
ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION TRADES WORKERS prepare, install, repair, maintain and patrol electric power distribution networks.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:NZQF Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.
342211 Electrical Linesworker / Electrical Line Mechanic
342212 Technical Cable Jointer
342211 ELECTRICAL LINESWORKER / ELECTRICAL LINE MECHANIC
Installs, maintains, repairs and patrols electrical sub-transmission and distribution systems. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level: 3
Electrical Linesworker (Distribution) / Electrical Line Mechanic (Distribution)
Electrical Linesworker (Transmission) / Electrical Line Mechanic (Transmission)
Railway Traction Line Worker
342212 TECHNICAL CABLE JOINTER
Joins insulated electric power cables installed in underground conduits and trenches, and prepares cable terminations for connection to electrical equipment and overhead lines. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level: 3
NZ registration as a line mechanic or a limited certificate as a line mechanic from the Electrical Workers Registration Board