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Job Details

Apprentice Electrician

Posted on Sep 15, 2020 by RGM Contracting Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 29, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

RGM Contracting Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Major Work Area

  • Maintenance
  • Installation
  • Construction

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Traffic Control Person (TCP) Certification
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Aerial lift and aerial work platform Certification
  • Working at heights training

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Conventional electrical devices

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

Professionalism in customer service

Area of Specialization

Lighting system

Work Setting

Civil (road and bridge construction, etc.)

Specific Skills

  • Troubleshoot and isolate faults
  • Test and measure voltage, loads, ground faults integrity of circuits
  • Splice, join and connect wires
  • Install, replace and repair electrical controls and panel boxes
  • Install surface mount and/or overhead cables
  • Install underground wiring and cables
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs
  • Ground and bond electrical equipment, systems and structures including swimming pools and hot tubs

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Sep 29, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Apprentice Electrician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electricians (Except Industrial and Power System)
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to test continuity of circuits using test equipment to ensure compatibility and safety of a system, following installation, replacement and repair

innovative

Interest in analyzing to troubleshoot and isolate faults in electrical and electronic systems, and to remove and replace faulty components

methodical

Interest in speaking - signalling to conduct preventive maintenance programs; and in keeping maintenance records

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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