Electricians install, maintain, and fix electrical wiring, fixtures, and switches in a variety of environments.
Generally, people learn to do this work through an apprenticeship program. Having a high school diploma or equivalent may be necessary.
The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.
Jobs: Check Available Jobs!
Electricians are typically employed by electrical contractors and large businesses. Some are self-employed. They may work inside or outside, and often in very tight places. The job can be physically demanding.
Structural engineering is a branch of civil engineering that focuses on the planning, desi...
Civil engineers design, build, and maintain construction projects including bridges, roads...
Masons use stones, bricks, cinder blocks, or tiles to make floors, walls, sidewalks, or ot...
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada