Electrician, building construction

February 22, 2024
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

  • Location Cambridge Bay, NU
  • Salary  40.00 to 45.00 hourly (To be negotiated) / 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Terms of employment  Permanent
  • employment Full time
  • Day, Weekend, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits
  • vacancies1 vacancy

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Willing to relocate
  • Commercial
  • Relocation costs covered by employer
  • Residential
  • Installation
  • Remote location

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Install underground wiring and cables
  • Install, replace and repair electrical controls and panel boxes
  • Design and construct single-phase service for single or multimeter installations
  • Splice, join and connect wires
  • Test and measure voltage, loads, ground faults integrity of circuits
  • Troubleshoot and isolate faults
  • Install surface mount and/or overhead cables
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Renovate electrical systems in residential and commercial structures
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • Electrician Trade Certification
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Instrumentation

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver’s licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Employment groups Help – Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Veterans, Visible minorities

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

By email

sgillis@qillaq.ca

Include this reference number in your application

20240118E

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include in your application:

  • Proof of the requested certifications

This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?