MPA has partnered with Canada’s leading providers of comprehensive electrical services, operations and maintenance, and energy sustainability solutions for the industrial, utility, and renewable asset markets. They are currently seeking a Lead Power System Electrician to join their expanding team.
What you’ll do
Lead installation and maintenance crews of 2-3 people, working on generator unit stations, sub stations, collector stations and/or powerhouses.
Read and interpret drawings, circuit diagrams and manufacturer specifications to determine wiring layouts for new or existing installations, splice, join and connect wire and/or high voltage cable to fixtures and components to form circuits.
Create and fill out maintenance and test reports. Inform management of any immediate and long-term maintenance issues
Install and maintain electrical power distribution equipment such as transformers, generators, voltage regulators, switches, circuit breakers, capacitors, inductors, above/below ground conduit, ground grid, structural steel and fabricate control panels, brackets, and hangers.
Inspect and test installed electrical equipment and apparatus to locate electrical faults and check their operation, using volt meters, ammeters and other electrical test instruments and equipment
Complete maintenance reports, QA/QC and ensure paperwork is completed timely and legibly.
Scope and order material for projects and daily work requirements.
Travel to remote locations and work at heights outdoors in all types of weather conditions.
Troubleshoot and isolate faults in electrical and electronic systems and remove and replace faulty components.
Test continuity of circuits using test equipment to ensure compatibility and safety of system, and if need be, replacing or repair following proper installation guidelines.
Drive an inclusive culture to promote equity, welcome different perspectives, and enable career progression by fostering a sense of belonging.
What you need
Minimum 5 years of experience as a registered Power System Electrician or Journeyperson Electrician with a minimum of 5 years of Substation experience
Experience leading Power System Electricians and Apprentices on projects that include installation, maintenance and repair of electrical power generation, transmission and distribution systems and equipment.
A professional and respectful attitude with a strong customer service focus
Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to effectively communicate verbally and written
Capable of working at various heights. With the ability to stand, crouch and kneel for long periods of time.
Knowledge to interpret Canadian electrical code and Alberta Utility Code with a high level of mathematical aptitude
Willingness to travel, work in remote job locations and perform shift work.
What you’ll get
Competitive wages plus incentive program
Excellent benefit package with wellness spending account options and corporate discounts
Diverse and exciting scope of work
Continuous training and skills improvement
Career advancement opportunities
Laptop and phone provided
Employee Share Ownership Program
Fun and supportive company culture
….and much more
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