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Power System Electrician Posted on Jan 25, 2018 by YK ELECTRICAL SERVICE INC.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $43.22 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 23, 2018
Job Requirements






Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Installation

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

Power System Electrician Trade Certification

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Voltage regulators


3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Write maintenance reports
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Read and interpret blueprints

Specific Skills

  • Troubleshoot and locate faults
  • Repair or replace faulty equipment and apparatus
  • Install and maintain equipment and apparatus in powerhouses
  • Inspect and test electrical equipment and apparatus

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

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.

In Person

Edmonton, Alberta T6L2H1

Advertised Until

Mar 23, 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 Power System Electrician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Power System Electricians

Interest in precision working to inspect and test installed electrical equipment and apparatus to locate electrical faults


Interest in analyzing power systems to repair and replace faulty electrical equipment and apparatus


Interest in speaking with co-workers when installing and maintaining electrical distribution equipment such as transformers, generators, voltage regulators, switches, circuit breakers, capacitators, inductors, and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems

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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