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Job Details

Construction Electrician

Employer

Planet Electric Ltd

Date Posted

September 02, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $36.00 to $37.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 01, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Planet Electric Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Service
  • Various locations
  • Maintenance
  • Willing to relocate
  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Installation

Tasks

  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Install underground wiring and cables
  • Install, replace and repair electrical controls and panel boxes
  • Design and construct single-phase service for single or multimeter installations
  • Splice, join and connect wires
  • Design and construct low voltage (30 to 750V) multiphase service for single or multimeter installations
  • Test and measure voltage, loads, ground faults integrity of circuits
  • Determine appropriate selection of materials and methods for hazardous locations
  • Troubleshoot and isolate faults
  • Connect power to audio and visual equipment
  • Install surface mount and/or overhead cables
  • Supervise other workers
  • Ground and bond electrical equipment, systems and structures including swimming pools and hot tubs
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Renovate electrical systems in residential and commercial structures
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Electrician Trade Certification
  • Construction Electrician Red Seal Certificate

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Conventional electrical devices
  • Motors and controls

Area of specialization

  • Emergency power system
  • Fire alarm system
  • Security and surveillance system
  • Lighting system

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

5 years or more

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

Disability benefits

Financial benefits

As per collective agreement

Other benefits

Transportation provided by employer


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Construction Electrician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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