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Apprentice Construction Electrician Posted on Feb 06, 2018 by Armada Electrical Services Ltd.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $21.89 to $25.54 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 20, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Armada Electrical Services Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Major Work Area

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

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

  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Electrician Trade Certification
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Working at heights training

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Motors and controls
  • Electronic devices
  • Conventional electrical devices

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • 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

  • Lighting system
  • Communications system
  • Emergency power system
  • Fire alarm system

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

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

Feb 20, 2018

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 Apprentice 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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