Automotive Electrician

Automotive Electrician

Automotive Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and electronic components in motor vehicles.

Automotive Electrician

Job Demand: Medium

Average weekly wage: $1,044

Where you could work:

  • Auto Electricians: Caruana Auto Electrical, Smart Auto Electrical & Air Conditioning
  • Car Dealerships:  Frizelle Sunshine Automotive, Grand Motors

Automotive Electrician do the following tasks:

  • • using test equipment to locate electrical and electronic malfunctions
    • dismantling and removing electrical and electronic assemblies and components
    • installing electrical equipment and electronic components in motor vehicles
    • connecting power-operated vehicle equipment and accessories to power supply
    • adjusting engine control systems and timing
    • testing and replacing defective alternators, generators, voltage regulators and starter motors
    • repairing and replacing faulty ignition and electrical wiring
    • replacing defective parts such as fuses, lamps and switches