We surveyed 11 hydroelectric plant technicians to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical hydroelectric plant technician. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a hydroelectric plant technician?

Low

High

Working as a hydroelectric plant technician typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become a hydroelectric plant technician?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a hydroelectric plant technician typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as a hydroelectric plant technician?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically difficult to find a job as a hydroelectric plant technician. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for hydroelectric plant technicians.