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Job Details

Construction Electrician

Employer

Planet Electric Ltd

Date Posted

September 12, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $37.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 12, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Planet Electric Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Installation
  • Construction
  • Troubleshooting/diagnostic

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Construction Electrician Red Seal Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Motors and controls
  • Conventional electrical devices

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Determine appropriate selection of materials and methods for hazardous locations
  • Design and construct single-phase service for single or multimeter installations
  • Design and construct low voltage (30 to 750V) multiphase service for single or multimeter installations
  • Professionalism in customer service

Area of Specialization

  • Robotic equipment and systems
  • Neon signs
  • Data processing and computers
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system
  • Lighting system
  • Communications system
  • Security and surveillance system
  • Emergency power system
  • Fire alarm system

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Institutional
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Troubleshoot and isolate faults
  • Test and measure voltage, loads, ground faults integrity of circuits
  • Splice, join and connect wires
  • Renovate electrical systems in residential and commercial structures
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Install, replace and repair electrical controls and panel boxes
  • Install power generation, stand-by power generation and power conditioning systems
  • Install surface mount and/or overhead cables
  • Install underground wiring and cables
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs
  • Connect power to audio and visual equipment
  • Ground and bond electrical equipment, systems and structures including swimming pools and hot tubs

Security and Safety

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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses not 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
  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • 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

Oct 12, 2021

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 Construction 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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