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Job Details

Electrical Technician

Posted on Oct 14, 2020 by ALCO

  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 32 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Nov 13, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

ALCO

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Assist in preparing estimates, schedules, specifications and reports

Area of Specialization

  • Repair
  • Installation
  • Design
  • Troubleshooting
  • Development

Type of Industry Experience

  • Manufacture
  • Electrical utilities
  • Building services

Specific Skills

  • Write specifications
  • Install, maintain and service equipment
  • Design, develop and test power equipment and systems
  • Calibrate electronic equipment and instruments
  • Assist in building and testing prototypes to specifications
  • Assist in design, development and testing
  • Assist in inspecting, testing and adjusting electronic components
  • Collect and compile operational or experimental data
  • Conduct or supervise the installation, commissioning, and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems
  • Carry out applied research in fields of electrical and electronic engineering and physics
  • Set up and operate specialized and standard test equipment to diagnose, test and analyze the performance of electrical and electronic components, assemblies and systems

Security and Safety

Bondable

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • On-site customer service
  • In shop
  • Various locations

Equipment, Systems and Controls Experience

  • NC and CNC systems
  • Industrial processes
  • Electronic testing equipment and systems
  • Electric motors, generators, drives and motor controls
  • Building system
  • Lighting system

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Values and ethics
  • 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.

By e-mail:

deana@alcoinc.ca

Advertised Until

Nov 13, 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 Electrical Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technologists
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to set up and operate specialized and standard equipment to test the performance of components, assemblies and systems

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to carry out applied research in the fields of electrical and electronic engineering and physics under the direction of scientists and engineers; and in diagnosing and analyzing the performance of components, assemblies and systems

METHODICAL

Interest in supervising the building and testing of prototypes according to general instructions and established standards; and in conducting and supervising the installation, commissioning and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems other than aircraft electronics or instruments

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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Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to conduct life tests (burn-ins) on assemblies, to install, operate and maintain electrical and electronic equipment and systems, and to calibrate equipment and instruments according to technical manuals and written instructions

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling and collecting operational and experimental data; and in assisting in building and testing prototypes to specifications

innovative

Interest in assisting to carry out a limited range of technical functions in support of research in electrical and electronic engineering and physics

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.

Learn More

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