ALSTOM Field Service Supervisor Full Time in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

Field Service Supervisor
Calgary, AB

Graduate of a 2 years Electrical Technology program from a recognized technical institute such as SAIT or NAIT;…

Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The Group employs 88,000 people in around 100 countries.

ALSTOM Grid – Is a leader in the grid management industry providing high-voltage equipment, engineered solutions, power electronics, automation, control rooms and service to utility and large industrial customers worldwide.

The Service unit of Alstom Grid is currently seeking a Field Service Supervisor
. The position is located in Calgary. The successful candidate will report directly to the Field Service Director. In collaboration with the client and the engineering group this candidate would be responsible to perform the commissioning of substations and provide support on all equipment (i.e. breakers, disconnects, transformers, P&C relays, CT, PT, etc.). He will also train and support his colleagues and the client’s employees in performing this task.

More specifically the Field Service Supervisor will have to :

1-Test, and commission electrical apparatus and protection & control equipment/system in transmission substations;
2-Building, testing, and commissioning of utility protection & control;
3-Equipment/systems according to general instructions and established standards;
4-Conduct the installation, commissioning, and operation of utility protection & control equipment /system in transmission substations;
5-Complete turn-over package, test forms, as built drawings accurately and on time;
6-Troubleshoot problems with electrical equipment and/or systems, analyzes failures and completes reports;
7-Resource planning, equipment and time for commissioning, repair and/or construction.

•Graduate of a 2 years Electrical Technology program from a recognized technical institute such as SAIT or NAIT;
•Demonstrated safe work skills and commitment including knowledge of safe work and job planning procedures;
•Excellent knowledge of equipment and controls that are typical for a utility substation environment;
•Effective interpersonal, communication, and troubleshooting/ problem solving skills with the ability to work within strict deadlines;
•Valid class 5 motor vehicle operator’s license;
•Requires travelling more than 60% on short notice on odd schedule
Alstom provides a competitive compensation and benefits plan to all employees. This role includes also a retirement plan and a short term incentive bonus plan.
Alstom will contact all selected candidates. Alstom is fully engaged into pay equity and invite all qualified candidates to apply online on the Alstom career website.
Job Installation & Commissioning
Primary Location CA-AB-Calgary

Organization Regions – BUSGRI012
Schedule Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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