Profession electrician: Is currently in demand, and how to get it?

  • Dec 26, 2019

Ease of obtaining electricity, the convenience of its distribution and delivery to the consumer, and and conversion into mechanical work, and heating led to widespread electrical networks. For their design, construction and subsequent operation requires appropriately trained staff.

As far as demand is now the profession of an electrician?

The answer to this question is quite simple: demand and the demand for it is growing both at work and at home.

Production electricity becoming the main type of energy, gradually displacing the compressed air and steam. Equally important is the digitization of industrial equipment and the related growth of various controllers, the operation of which requires a network connection.

At the household level, the demand for this profession is also stimulated by changes in our lives. Man as master of the house, it is desirable to possess at least basic skills in plumbing, carpentry and electrician, that is useful for correcting minor defects. But in major works better to invite experts simply because due to the greater skill, knowledge features production work and the availability of special tools make the job faster and better.

With regard to the electrical engineering, for example, a broken socket it is expedient to fix itself, but a full relaying wear wiring during the overhaul is better to invite a specialist. Especially because the market lacks proposals for providing such and similar services at affordable prices.

From this simple rule it follows directly the demand for electrical work and the massive use of electricity in the home creates a strong demand for this activity. Not by chance among blue-collar occupations in 2019 electricians entered the top three most popular.

Features profession

The main feature of the electric current - it is not visible, is odorless and does not produce sounds. At the same time due to the high power it is potentially dangerous to health, and in severe cases can cause death. Therefore, figuratively speaking, to the electricity grids in any form is allowed only to talk to you, and any action with them should be originally built in the head.

Thus, for an electrician it is absolutely necessary in the first place:

  • a good level of training;
  • the ability to think analytically;
  • the presence of a calm, balanced character and a good memory, thoughtfulness and care.

Where can I get a profession?

It goes without saying that when there is a high demand for good to learn the profession can be self-taught, having as a starting luggage only high school. But it is better to go through the normal training to obtain the corresponding diploma or vocational certificate in a licensed institution.

Currently training in the profession "Electrician" is conducted by:

  • colleges and technical schools, which, along with the skills it possible to obtain a complete secondary education;
  • training centers or training for those with secondary education.

Education is carried out both on the budget places and contract.

In large cities, usually several of these schools of its kind that allows you to choose the best among them.

How much can you earn?

The peculiarity of our country - the strong differentiation of average wages in some regions. Therefore, any arguments about the absolute earnings can be carried out only in relation to a particular city or region. However, in this region there is a general rule that the salary of a good electrician will always be among the highest for workers specialties.

For example, a well-known site in the group hh.ru electrician, electrician, electrician issues for Moscow there are several hundreds of current vacancies with salaries ranging from 45 to 80 thousand rubles.

In addition, the relatively low exercise quite allow, if necessary, to earn money in your spare time, adding to this figure, another 20-30%. This can be a so-called "Trash" in private, and it is an official work in service companies specializing in services such as "husband for an hour".