Job Title / Job Description
Union electrician - major commercial projects
What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?
An apprenticeship will prepare individuals for all types of work - commercial, residential, industrial, etc.
What new technology will be important?
What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?
Five year apprenticeship, which includes on the job and classroom training.
What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?
Before entering an appenticeship, it is helpful to have a strong background in math, science, and reading. Shop courses are helpful, in familiarizing with tools, blueprints, and principles of elctricity.
When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?