Assess areas for power line installation

Description

Assess areas in order to identify whether it would be suitable for the installation of underground or overhead power lines and cables, and to assess the energy needs of the area and how it could be better connected to the grid.

Alternative labels

area assessing for power line installation
check areas for power line installation
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area checking for power line installation
checking areas for power line installation

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

cross-sector

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Assess areas for power line installation is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Power lines supervisor: Power lines supervisors monitor the construction and maintenance of power lines and associated equipment. They assign tasks and take quick decisions to resolve problems.

Optional skill

Assess areas for power line installation is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Overhead line worker: Overhead line workers construct and maintain power supply and control cables in overhead power lines. They also make and repair electrical cables connecting customers to the electricity network.
Electrical power distributor: Electrical power distributors operate and maintain equipment which deliver the energy from the transmission system to the consumer. They supervise power line maintenance and repairs, and ensure the distribution needs are met. They also react to faults in the distribution system which cause problems such as outages.
Electrical transmission system operator: Electrical transmission system operators transport energy in the form of electrical power. They transmit electrical power from generation plants over an interconnected network, an electrical grid, to electricity distribution stations.
Electricity distribution worker: Electricity distribution workers construct and maintain electric power transmission and distribution systems. They maintain and repair powerlines, compliant with safety regulations.
Street lighting electrician: Street lighting electricians construct and maintain electric power transmission and distribution in street lights. They maintain, test and repair street lights in compliance with safety regulations.

 


 

References

  1. Assess areas for power line installation – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022