Tuesday , November 28 2023

ATCO Careers – Powerline Technician

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Job Summary

ATCO currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a ATCO Careers – Powerline Technician for Full Time at their offices in Vegreville, AB, Canada. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: ATCO Careers – Powerline Technician
Company Name: ATCO
Job Location: Vegreville, AB, Canada
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: ATCO
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
Posted on: Jobinton.com

Job Details:

Job Description:

Under the direction and leadership of the Supervisor, Operations this position is responsible for the construction, operation and maintenance of the Transmission and Distribution system, equipment and company facilities in accordance with company standards, policies and procedures, the Alberta Utility Code and other regulatory requirements and will be expected to actively participate in setting and achieving personal and district goals. The position is also key in the delivery of superior customer service and maintaining positive customer relations. Work will also require assisting in the development of PLT Apprentice positions and other new employees.

We’re looking for someone who cares about their work and strives for more each day. Someone who challenges the status quo, embraces change, and thrives in a collaborative work environment. If you are someone who approaches work with passion, curiosity and the courage to innovate, then this role is for you.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identifies and evaluates operating problems and assists in determining long term/short term solutions.
  • Interpret and applies applicable terms, conditions and policies.
  • Installs and uses electrical apparatus, including OVR, OCRs, gang switches, fusing.
  • Assists in the supervision of contracted labour (construction crews, hydrovac etc).
  • Assists electrical technicians in the installation and maintenance of electrical equipment.
  • Responds to customer service requests, retailer directed activities (connect, disconnect and collection), power quality issues etc. in a complete and timely manner.
  • Assists in commissioning new construction for compliance and operating needs.
  • Performs standby duties, including emergency response.
  • Performs system switching, ensuring adherence to Electrical Operations Standards (EOS) and necessary clearances/permits are obtained.
  • Investigate, assess and recommend corrective actions to customer complaints.
  • Works on energized electrical circuits, including live line processes necessary to perform work.
  • Participates and assists in the organization of company sponsored community relations activities.
  • Carries out maintenance and planned programs and system inspections in accordance with yearly plan and ensures proper documentation.

Job Requirements:

  • Valid Class 5 vehicle operator’s license.
  • Ability to obtain Class 1 or Class 3 Operator’s License.
  • A proven safe work record, including diver’s abstract.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Ability to obtain Interprovincial Red Seal.
  • Demonstrated skills in training of apprentices and development of team and individual performance.
  • Valid Journeyman Powerline Technician Certificate.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of live line techniques using bare hand, sticks and 25kv rubber glove work achieved through live line training is preferred.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous on call and troubleshooting experience preferred.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience through a Powerline apprenticeship program.
  • Personal computer experience is an asset.
  • High school diploma.

Job Details:

Company: ATCO

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Vegreville, AB, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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