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What do electricians do? – The Why, When and How

Electricians are qualified and trained craftsmen that involve themselves in the installation and maintenance of wiring and appliances driven by electricity that powers our homes, factories and business establishments. Every profession has members specializing in different fields and the same is true of Electricians; you will find several types of licensed electricians displaying a wide spectrum of ...
electrician vs hvac technician salary and comparisons

HVAC vs. Electrician Career: Salary and Other Comparisons

If you’re at the beginning of your career and are interested in trades, you can choose from many options. That’s the good part. The bad part is that the decision isn’t always an easy one to make. Although most jobs in trade are pretty lucrative, there can be significant differences regarding income, job security, and possible career paths. In this article, we’ll take a close look at two of ...
electrical technician vs electrician their salary and job

Electrical Technician vs. Electrician Career: Salary and Other Comparisons

Electrician, electrical technician – they’re the same thing, right? Wrong. A lot of people confuse these two just because their names resemble each other. But, if their jobs were switched for a day, they’d have some difficulties getting things done. Yes, that is despite the fact that both of them work with electricity and share some basic knowledge of the trade and actual tasks.

What do I need to know about LED lighting

LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting is increasingly popular both for commercial and domestic use. It can be retro-fitted as well as built in from the development stage, and provides long-term reduction of energy use and expenditure. LED lights have been around since the 1960s. They have been used in digital clocks and TV remote controls for a long time, and now are used in lighting. They’re a little ...

Electrician vs Electrical Engineer – Comparison of Two Future Careers

Whether it comes to watching TV, staying online on your computer, using a sandwich maker or playing some music, all these things are possible because of electricity. This field is extremely diversified and brings in a lot of opportunities and solutions. With all these, two of them can definitely stand up in the crowd. Difference between electrician and electrical engineer An electrician is responsible ...

Quality Of Life Standards Of Electricians – Is It Worth Joining This Industry?

As an electrician, your main responsibility will be making sure that electrical systems are managed in a perfectly safe condition, while working at the highest quality standards. Certifications must be updated too, not to mention about small maintenance operations or replacements. Sometimes, electricians need to work along with other professionals too. But what defines their quality of life? I. Ease ...

Electrician vs. Plumber – Comparison of Two Future Careers

This article is focusing on the pros and cons of choosing to become an electrician or a plumber. Although both jobs are in the same field, they vary on some key aspects, like which profession makes more money, the future as contractors each can have, salaries and danger on the job, with electrician being a little bit more dangerous than plumbing. But let’s do look at each aspect in more detail… Electrician ...

How to Use LinkedIn to Find an Electrician Job

LinkedIn is a game changer for all job hunters across the globe. It is powerful enough to restore the job power into the hands of candidates by taking it away from the hands of recruiters. Each human resource professional or recruiter will have one thing to say in common that the best way to find a job is via social media networking. According to Wayne Breitbarth who is the author of The Power Formula ...

How do I know if I would make a good electrician?

So you think that you might want to have a career as an electrician, but you are just not sure and are looking for further information – you have come to the right place. I. What Do Electricians Do Electricians are in the category of work that involves skilled tradespeople and they set up, repair and upgrade electrical systems in residential or commercials and set up and repair outside lines, especially ...

Facts you might not know about Electricians

Many people think of home construction and blue collar trades when they think of electricians. It’s actually a very interesting profession that requires a lot of education and offers many different jobs beyond the traditional position in construction. Consider the following: It takes almost as many years to become a master electrician as it does to become a doctor. Master electricians have received ...

Reno motel fire has been suspectedly caused by an electrical heater

Reno Fire department has suspected the electrical heater to be the cause of fire that happened on Friday at Reno motel. The fire started out at 11:35 a.m and has been contained in about 10 minutes. In a report written by Marcella Corona on RGJ, Battalion Chief Rik Kajans was proud that they were able to contain the fire in 10 minutes and said that’s how they do it. Electrical wiring of the building ...
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