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NOC – 2241 – Electrical and electronics engineering

To apply under NOC-2241 National Occupation Classification you must follow the roles and responsibilities of Electrical and electronics engineering.

Required roles and responsibilities:-

Electrical and electronics engineering perform some or all of the following duties:

Electrical and electronics engineering technologists

  • Design, develop and test power equipment and systems, industrial process control systems, telecommunication, broadcast, recording and audiovisual systems, micro-electronic systems and circuits, computers, computer systems and networks, and computer software
  • Supervise the building and testing of prototypes according to general instructions and established standards
  • Conduct or supervise the installation, commissioning, and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems other than aircraft electronics or instruments
  • Carry out applied research in fields of electrical and electronic engineering and physics under the direction of scientists or engineers
  • Set up and operate specialized and standard test equipment to diagnose, test and analyze the performance of electrical and electronic components, assemblies and systems
  • Write specifications, schedules and technical reports and control schedules and budgets.

Electrical and electronics engineering technicians

  • Assist in the design, development and testing of electrical and electronic components, equipment, and systems
  • Assist in inspection, testing, adjusting and evaluation of incoming electrical, electro-mechanical and electronic components and assemblies to ensure conformance with product specifications and tolerances
  • Conduct life tests (burn-ins) on assemblies and record and analyze results
  • Assist in building and testing prototypes to specifications
  • Carry out a limited range of technical functions in support of research in electrical and electronic engineering and physics
  • Install, operate and maintain electrical and electronic equipment and systems
  • Calibrate electrical or electronic equipment and instruments according to technical manuals and written instructions
  • Collect and compile operational or experimental data and assist in the preparation of estimates, schedules, budgets, specifications and reports.

You can also see the required titles to apply as a Electrical and electronics engineering. 

NOC 2241 – Electrical and electronics engineering: example titles.

  • audio amplifier repairer – production
  • biomedical and laboratory equipment repairer
  • biomedical engineering technologist
  • calibration tester
  • circuit designer – railway
  • communications technologist
  • computer communications technician
  • computer hardware technologist
  • computer inspector-tester
  • control panels tester
  • control systems tester
  • design technologist, electrical and electronics
  • design technologist, lines distribution
  • development technologist – telecommunications
  • digital electronics technician
  • distribution planning technologist
  • electrical and electronics design technologist
  • electrical and electronics quality control technologist
  • electrical engineering design technologist
  • electrical engineering technician
  • electrical engineering technologist
  • electrical power supply system technician
  • electrical power system planning technician
  • electrical power system technician
  • electrical technician
  • electricity distribution network technologist
  • electromechanical technician
  • electromedical equipment technician
  • electronic components inspection technician
  • electronic equipment maintenance technician
  • electronic equipment repairer, hospital
  • electronic prototype technologist
  • electronic systems tester
  • electronics design technologist
  • electronics engineering design technologist
  • electronics engineering technician
  • electronics engineering technologist
  • electronics manufacturing technician
  • electronics manufacturing technologist
  • electronics production support technician
  • electronics quality control troubleshooter
  • electronics technician
  • electronics technician, drilling rigs
  • electronics technologist, physics department
  • engineering technologist – electrical power distribution
  • fibre optics technician
  • fibre optics technologist
  • holographics technician
  • holographics technologist
  • home lighting technician
  • laser technician
  • lighting technologist
  • lines distribution design technologist
  • medical instruments repairer
  • medical laboratory equipment repairer
  • metering technologist
  • metrics technologist
  • metrology technician
  • metrology technologist
  • microwave maintenance technician
  • optics technologist
  • paramedical equipment repairer
  • physical sciences laboratory technician
  • physics department electronics technologist
  • production repairer, electronics
  • production support technician – electronics manufacturing
  • production support technician, electronics
  • protection technologist – electrical power system
  • quality control technologist, electrical and electronics
  • quality control troubleshooter, electronics
  • radar systems technician
  • radar technician
  • radio frequency technologist
  • repairer – electronics production
  • repairer, medical instruments
  • research laboratory equipment repairer
  • satellite technician
  • satellite technologist
  • satellite verification technologist
  • sonar technician
  • space vision technologist
  • test equipment repairer – oil exploration
  • test technician
  • tester, control panels
  • tester, control systems
  • tester, electronic systems
  • underground distribution technologist – electrical power

Employment Requirements

  • Completion of a two- or three-year college program in electrical or electronics engineering technology, computer engineering technology, telecommunications technology or an equivalent is usually required for electrical or electronics engineering technologists.
  • Completion of a one- or two-year college program in electrical or electronics engineering technology is usually required for electrical or electronics engineering technicians.
  • Certification in electrical or electronics engineering technology or in a related field is available through provincial associations of engineering/applied science technologists and technicians and may be required for some positions.
  • A period of supervised work experience, usually two years, is required before certification.
  • In Quebec, membership in the regulatory body for professional technologists is required to use the title “Professional Technologist.”

Additional Information

  • There is mobility to other related occupations such as technical sales, electronics service technicians, instrument technicians and avionics technicians.
  • Progression to managerial positions in engineering, production or operations is possible with experience.


  • Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors (<2244)
  • Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment) (2242)
  • Engineering managers (0211)
  • Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics (<2243)
  • Manufacturing managers (0911)
  • Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade (6221)

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