Electrical and electronics technicians perform a variety of miscellaneous technical support functions to assist with the design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of electrical and electronic systems.
Entrants usually possess GCSEs/S grades, an Intermediate GNVQ/GSVQ Level II or a BTEC/ SQA award. NVQs/SVQs in Servicing Electronic Systems are available at Levels 2 and 3.
Salaries for this occupation tend to start at £23,000 per annum and can progress up to £36,000 per annum.
There are currently 3,385 employed Electrical & Electronics Technicians in the region.