Journeyman Electrician - FortisBC

Journeyman Electrician - FortisBC
Posted a month ago
$49.37 per hour
Full Time

Job Description

Branch: Electric Affiliation: IBEW Employment Status: Full-Time Temporary Salary: $49.37 Hourly Workplace Flexibility: No Temp Duration: Approx. 11 Months Posting End Date: January 17, 2023

We’re a Canadian-owned and BC-based energy company taking steps toward a lower-carbon energy future by providing renewable energy, natural gas and electricity to more than 1.2 million customers.

We’re looking for new talent to join us as we transform BC’s energy future. Our diverse team of more than 2,600 employees is committed to a safe and inclusive culture where each of us can connect, belong and grow. Join us and let’s work together for a better BC. Position Overview A Journeyman Electrician is expected to discharge the responsibility of and to practice fully his/her trades qualification. A Journeyman Electrician reports to a staff supervisor or delegate. Responsibilities Carry out proper construction, installation, repairs and maintenance of electrical systems, equipment, apparatus, electronic and supervisory controls, meters and protective relays. Under the direction of person-in-control carry out system switching and manually operate generating units in Power Generating Operations. When required perform “Standby” duties. Assist in training new employees, apprentices and employees in lower classifications. Perform duties normally carried out by a lower classification employee. Requirements Holder of a Canadian Interprovincial Electrician’s Certificate or an Electrical Trades Qualification Certificate. Be familiar with and experienced in electric utility systems, equipment, apparatus and protective devices and their clearances and isolation procedures. Additional Information On-Call/Standby requirements: This role may have on-call requirements based on operational needs. Residency requirements: The successful candidate must adhere to the residency requirements of this position. Overtime requirements: This role may have overtime requirements based on operational needs. Travel requirements: This role may have travel requirements based on operational needs. Our engaging workplace offers a wide range of challenging opportunities, while being safe, inclusive and diverse. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, while supporting life-long career development. We also encourage volunteerism and nourish the need to give back to your community.

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