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Job Details

Electric Motor Systems Technician

Employer

Electric Motor Service Limited

Date Posted

June 16, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.50 to $54.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 16, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Electric Motor Service Limited

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Testing
  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Motor Winder Trade Certification
  • Electrical Mechanic Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Specialization

  • Shafts
  • Rotors
  • Industrial motors
  • Generators
  • Electric motors
  • Coils
  • Bearings
  • Armatures

Specific Skills

  • Wind, assemble and install various types of coils
  • Test and observe electrical and mechanical conditions of equipment
  • Perform static or dynamic balancing of armatures or rotors
  • Perform on-site servicing and repair
  • Troubleshoot and repair electric motors, transformers, switchgear, generators and other electro-mechanical equipment
  • Replace or recondition shafts, bearings, commutators and other components
  • Test repaired motors, transformers, switchgear or other electrical apparatus to ensure proper performance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

Parking available

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Electric Motor Systems Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Electrical Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to perform static and dynamic balancing of armatures and rotors by welding, brazing and soldering electrical connections, and by aligning and adjusting parts

METHODICAL

Interest in testing repaired motors, transformers, switchgear and other electrical apparatus to make sure they work properly

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to troubleshoot and repair motors, transformers, switchgear, generators and other electrical electro-mechanical equipment

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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General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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