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Powell Industries, Inc. Site Journeyman Electrician in Acheson, Alberta

Powell People Solving Tough Problems

Welcome to Powell Canada, we are the top player in Switchgear and E-house Manufacturing, Field Services, E&I Construction and Valves Services. A career with us will challenge you to solve some very Tough problems, but in doing so you will be rewarded with growth and development.In exchange for your hard work, Powell makes sure you are taken care of with a comprehensive Salary package, RRSP matching, above average benefits, ongoing training and a professional environment.

We are located in a new facility in Acheson which is located 5 mins from Edmonton on Highway 16 (Yellowhead Trail). In our facility we have for you an onsite cafeteria, outdoor courtyard, brand new offices and manufacturing facilities, as well as access to an active social club.

We are currently seeking a Journeyman Electrician.

Essential Responsibilities:

·Perform industrial electrical services in accordance with standard practices and the Canadian Electrical Code (CEC Part 1) which involve the construction and maintenance of electrical distribution and utility systems

·Perform services including but not limited to the installation of electrical equipment and components, cable tray, conduits, cable and wire, heat trace, grounding and bonding, terminations and testing.

·Diagnose malfunctioning electrical systems, circuits, equipment and components to make good their repair and restoration.

·Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards and defects for their adjustment or repair and to ensure compliance with codes.

·Test electrical systems, circuits, equipment and components using a variety of tools and equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, continuity meters, voltmeters, insulation testequipment etc.

Job Requirements:

This is a project based role, hours are project dependent


·Hold a valid Journeyman Ticket or Red Seal certification Knowledge of materials, methods, applicable electrical codes, and the tools involved in the construction and/or E&I maintenance in an industrial setting

·Be physically capable of lifting, carrying and moving up to 50lbs on a regular basis and able to provide a negative pre-employment drug and alcohol test

·Have valid WHMIS, H2S Alive, CSTS, Fall Protection and First Aid certification

Who we are

A subsidiary of Powell Industries out of Houston, Texas, a company with 70 years of experience and 3500 employees worldwide, Powell Canada is one of the most reputableelectrical manufacturing,valve servicingandelectrical/instrumentationcontracting companies in Western Canada. Powell Canada holds a strong industry presence with offices located in Edmonton, Acheson, Vancouver, Calgary, Nisku, Redwater, Fort McMurray, Hardisty, Lloydminster, and Saskatoon.

Powell strives to create one unified company through training, communication and leadership. We offer diversified services based on our customer’s needs, keeping us on the cutting edge of new products and services within our industry.

Your Partner in Safety

Successful candidates must have legal authorization to work in Canada on a full-time basis for any employer, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Powell Canada, Inc is an equal opportunity employer.