Thomson Training Solutions Shift Engineer, Lead Hand & Chief Engineer Contract in Winnipeg, MB

Thomson Training Solutions

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Shift Engineer, Lead Hand & Chief Engineer
Winnipeg, MB

Must have a 2nd class Power Engineering Ticket/must have MOPIA Certificate. Shift Engineer Lead Hand & Chief Engineer (2nd class)….

Shift Engineer Lead Hand & Chief Engineer (2nd class)

Contract Position (9 months) starting June 8, 2018

Position Summary:

The Chief Power Engineer (2nd Class) is responsible for maintaining regulatory compliance of the Refrigeration Plant (Second Class Plant) in accordance with The Power Engineers Act. The Chief will supervise and direct work involving the operation of the mechanical services pertaining to high pressure power plants across the Central Utilities Building (CUB) which includes single stage centrifugal chillers, low volume/high-pressure steam boilers, hot water boilers and air compressor plant across a complex of buildings located on a beautiful clean campus like setting in Winnipeg.


  • Supervises and directs the operation of a second class power plant
  • Assists in the preparation of the maintenance and repair program for Central Utilities Building and equipment.
  • Coordinates, implements and oversees the activities of contractors, suppliers, and various on-site facilities; maintenance personnel and on-site visitor events
  • Attends to administrative duties pertaining to costs of operation, records of purchased materials and all such expenditures.
  • Respond to incidents that may impact operational integrity of the plant and assist in investigating probable causes and viable remedies
  • Assist with the creation of operation schedules to facilitate Guarded Status exemption.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


  • 5 years’ experience, preferably with demonstrated Chief Engineer experience
  • Demonstrated experience in commissioning and troubleshooting a variety of mechanical equipment
  • A good general knowledge of various overall building trades, electrical mechanical, piping trades, welding, machining, HVAC/R systems, controls, basic electronics, as well as process improvement initiatives
  • Hands on Experience in a powerhouse facility of 1000 HP or similar, with experience in various building automation and controls and stand-by fuel systems.
  • Must have a 2nd class Power Engineering Ticket/must have MOPIA Certificate

If this position is of interest to you, please submit your resume by May 25, 2018

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Shift Engineer/Chief Engineer: 5 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-23
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