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Power Lineman/Woman Posted on Dec 06, 2017 by Forbes Bros Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $50.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Forbes Bros Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

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

  • Powerline Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • Powerline Technician Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work Setting

Electrical contractor

Specific Skills

  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical distribution and transmission systems
  • Erect and maintain steel, wood or concrete poles, towers and guy wires
  • Splice, solder and insulate conductors and related wiring to connect power distribution and transmission networks

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

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:

work@forbesbrosltd.ca

Online:

http://www.forbesbrosltd.ca/

By phone:

780-960-1950

By Mail

#301 10403 - 172 Street 301
Edmonton, Alberta T5S1K9

In Person

#301 10403 - 172 Street 301
Edmonton, Alberta T5S1K9

Advertised Until

Jan 05, 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Power Lineman/Woman is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electrical Power Line and Cable Workers
NOC code: 7244
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to splice, solder and insulate conductors and related wiring in order to connect power distribution and transmission networks using splicing tools, related electrical equipment and tools

innovative

Interest in compiling information to install and maintain street lighting systems; and in inspecting and testing overhead and underground power lines and cables and auxiliary equipment using electrical testing equipment

methodical

Interest in speaking with other workers to co-ordinate the preparation for and completion of assignments

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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