Story: Building trades

Electrician

Electrician

Electrician Jack Blumgart wires up a power point in September 2007. Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and electrical and electronic equipment. Approximately one-third of New Zealand electricians were self-employed in the early 2000s.

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Carl Walrond, 'Building trades - Gasfitters and electricians', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/24694/electrician (accessed 4 June 2020)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 11 Mar 2010