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Job Details

Escalator Installer-Repairer

Employer

Venture Elevator Inc.

Date Posted

September 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $52.00 to $65.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 28, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Venture Elevator Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Maintenance
  • Willing to relocate
  • Repair
  • Fitting

Tasks

  • Assemble, install, repair, and maintain elevators, escalators, moving walkways and related equipment
  • Install and wire electric and electronic control system devices
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Install, test and adjust safety control devices
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Test operation of newly installed equipment
  • Disassemble defective units and repair or replace suspect parts
  • Adjust valves, ratchets, seals, brake linings and other components
  • Carry out preventative maintenance programs to ensure public safety
  • Troubleshoot electrical or mechanical systems failures
  • Maintain log books that detail all repairs and checks performed

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

Elevator Constructor and Mechanic Trade Certification

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Electronic devices
  • Escalators
  • Hydraulic elevators
  • Moving walkways
  • Traction elevators
  • Disability elevators

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Vehicle supplied by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

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

Long term benefits

  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
  • Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Escalator Installer-Repairer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Elevator Constructors and Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to adjust valves, ratchets, seals, brake linings and other components; and in performing preparatory construction work including steelwork, wiring and piping

METHODICAL

Interest in carrying out preventive maintenance to ensure public safety

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical system failures and test the operation of newly installed 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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