canada

powerline technician

Edmonton - Alberta,

at Pace Technologies Inc.

$7,448 a month

Job Description:

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
3 years to less than 5 years

    Work Setting

  • Electric power company
  • Specific Skills

  • Install and maintain street lighting systems
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical distribution and transmission systems
  • Erect and maintain steel, wood or concrete poles, towers and guy wires
  • Splice, solder and insulate conductors and related wiring to connect power distribution and transmission networks
  • Inspect and test overhead and underground power lines and cables and auxiliary equipment
  • Climb ladders or operate hydraulic buckets
  • Work in confined spaces to install power lines and cables and associated equipment
  • Communicate with other workers to co-ordinate the preparation and completion of work assignments
  • Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement