Enmax Journeyman Powerline Technician – Temporary Temporary in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

Journeyman Powerline Technician – Temporary
Calgary, AB

Possess knowledge of Industry standard safe working practices. Possess a valid Provincial Class 5 driver’s license and the ability to obtain a Province of…

At ENMAX, Safety is priority one. We strive to be “An injury free ENMAX” through improving our safety culture and safety management systems. People will never be put in a position where they must choose between safety and production. Is this challenge for you? Imagine the possibilities. A Journeyman Powerline Technician at ENMAX has the opportunity to work in many challenging areas. Being a fully integrated utility, opportunities exist in the construction, commissioning and maintenance of overhead and underground facilities of Calgary’s Electrical System, System Operations in ENMAX’s Control Centre, Electrical Construction Planning, Light Rail Transit System (LRT), Street lighting, and Distribution Network System (downtown Calgary). Major Responsibilities: Adhere to the Province of Alberta, ENMAX Corporation, A.E.U.C. (Alberta Electrical Utility Code) and Occupational Health and Safety rules and regulations. Ensure proper care and use of vehicles, equipment and work sites. As a Journeyman Powerline Technician (PLT) you will under direct supervision, perform activities related to the electrical construction, maintenance, repair or testing on energized and de-energized power lines, as required up to system voltage limits. Have skills in live line technique using rubber gloves on voltages up to, and including 25kv. Perform underground splicing and terminating. Recognize, assess and control potentially hazardous situations in the work environment. Function effectively as an integral part of a work group. Work safely in all conditions. Possess knowledge of Alberta Electrical Utility Code (A.E.U.C.). Possess knowledge of Industry standard safe working practices. Install remove all types of electrical and communication cables through ENMAX Duct systems and Transformer vaults. Terminate and maintain primary conductors, quick splice, H Splice, BLR’s, reducing taps, etc. Terminate and maintain secondary conductors and installing limiters, fuse’s, moles on a Network distributed Grid system (Energized or De-energized). Qualifications & Experience: Must meet ENMAX Corporation’s requirements as to qualifications and must be qualified under the Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act with respect to the related electrical trade. Must have a proven safety record and thorough knowledge of Safe Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Safe Work Practices (SWOPs). Qualified as Journeyman Powerline Technician (PLT) and be willing and able to obtain an interprovincial equivalency. General knowledge of the principals involved in the construction and maintenance of underground cable installations. Experience in rubber glove live line work (Preference will be given to applicants with 25kv rubber glove experience as well as underground splicing and terminating). Knowledge of the Electrical and Communications Utility Systems (E.C.U.C.- Safety Codes Act) and Occupational Health and Safety rules and regulations as they pertain to the trade. Knowledge of Industry standard safe working practices. Willing to assist and train apprentices. Ensures proper care and use of vehicles, equipment, and the worksite under your direction. Works comfortably in underground confined space environments and adverse climate conditions. Is able to communicate effectively to address customer concerns in a professional manner. Has had exposure to high stress situations and the ability to manage stress effectively. Possess a valid Provincial Class 5 driver’s license and the ability to obtain a Province of Alberta Class 1 driver’s license is essential. Working knowledge of MS Windows, MS Office. Must be willing to upgrade qualifications as required. Personal Qualities: Strong Safety Orientation. High level of personal accountability. Self-motivated. Good judgment in making decisions and generating solutions. Ability to work independently and in a team environment. Salary: $ 53.52 per hour. As outlined in the IBEW Collective Agreement (based on January 1, 2016 rates). Shift: Regular Days: 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Shift may be changed to meet operational needs. Location: LRT Depot at 8820 – 239 19th Street NE Calgary, AB. Note: Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check and a pre-employment medical screen (including drug and alcohol testing). Two pieces of valid Government issued ID will be required. Applicants will be required to provide a current driver’s abstract (those with more than 6 demerits will not be considered), and must be able to meet ENMAX’s insurance requirements. More than one applicant may be hired. Did we mention the ENMAX Advantage? We offer competitive compensation including a comprehensive flexible benefits program, non-downtown location that includes great building amenities such as free onsite fitness facility with programming geared to employees needs, onsite child care centre (upon availability, offered from our ENMAX Place location 141 – 50 Ave. SE), free parking and much more. If you share our values and would like to make a difference with your career, join the team and see where the ENMAX possibilities can take you. Please visit our careers page to learn more about other opportunities at ENMAX Corporation.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-27
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