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Powerline Technician Posted on Nov 20, 2017 by Valard Construction

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $47.73 to $49.38 hourly
  • Work Hours 56 to 77 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 60 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 20, 2017
Job Requirements


Valard Construction




Other trades certificate or diploma

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

  • Powerline Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • Powerline Technician Trade Certification


3 years to less than 5 years

Work Setting

  • Public utilities
  • Electric power company
  • Electrical contractor

Security and Safety

Drug test

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel

Work Location Information

Remote location

Personal Suitability

Team player

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

Dec 20, 2017

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 Powerline Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electrical Power Line and Cable Workers
NOC code: 7244

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


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


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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