High-Demand Careers: Your Future as an Electrician, 1st Edition

  • Rachel Given-Wilson
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187843
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187844
  • DDC: 621.319
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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People across the world rely on electricians to heat and air-condition buildings and keep appliances functioning. This accessible book gives readers a detailed look at the various jobs available for electricians, including installing electrical systems, working on power lines, and installing phone and computer networks. Sidebars cover the skills and personality traits necessary to become an electrician, the influence of the growing demand for solar and wind power, and the best apps for electricians. Aspiring electricians will learn about apprenticeships and training opportunities and gain the knowledge they need to kickstart their careers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Does It Take to Be an Electrician?.
2: General Electricians.
3: Specialist Electricians.
4: Contractors and Business Owners.
5: Electricians of the Future.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.