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Job Posting – Temporary Industrial Electrician

Come and work as a Temporary Industrial Electrician for the City of Grand Forks. The Community is an ideal location for the outdoor enthusiast who also likes a safe and affordable family life style. Skiing, Snowmobiling, Fishing, Hunting, Hiking, Quading, BMX Biking, Golfing, Boating, Camping are adventures to enjoy in any of the true four seasons.

Under the general direction of the Manager of Operations or designate and the immediate direction of the Electrical Distribution Coordinator, the Industrial Electrician is generally responsible for Electrical department support and the repair and upkeep of the City’s buildings and PLC controls.

We expect applicants to have a valid Journeyman Industrial Electrician Certificate with demonstrated knowledge of the tools, equipment, materials and techniques necessary for the position such as:

  • Maintenance and repairs to electrical systems for all municipal buildings.
  • Equipment maintenance and repair relating to the electrical system.
  • Assist in performing duties related to the construction, maintenance, repair and testing of the distribution system, both overhead and underground.

Ability to hold the facilities Field Safety Representative certification would be an asset. Formal education should be complemented by current training in relevant safety courses like WHMIS and First Aid. The successful candidate will have demonstrated safe work practices and possess necessary knowledge of safety practices, procedures, and occupational hazards.

This position is a part of CUPE Local 4728 and subject to all parts of the Collective Agreement. The wage rate for this position as per the Collective Agreement is $34.68 per hour. This position will work 40 hours per week from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019.

Job Description – Industrial Electrician

To apply for the position, please send your cover letter and resume by 2:00pm March 2, 2018 to:

David Reid

Manager of Operations City of Grand Forks Box 220 – 7217 4th St.

Grand Forks, BC V0H 1H0

Tel: 250.442.8266

Email: Subject line: “Industrial Electrician”