Field Electrician

AB, Canada
Posted On Nov 17 2020 Dec 17 2020

Your new company 

At SMS Equipment, safety is our number one priority. Our successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and committed to making safe choices, when completing all tasks. We are seeking a Journeyman, Electrician to join our growing team and to work in field. This role will be a permanent opportunity and the successful candidate will be working across Canada on a 14x14 rotation, with camp provided


Your new role 

You will be responsible for remote surface mining operations in the NWT, AB and ON. You will be working on a fly-in-fly-out basis on a 14x14 schedule marshalling out of Calgary or Edmonton. For this position, you will be responsible for maintaining and upgrading existing electrical systems on mobile mining equipment. You will play a vital part in the overhaul, repair & rebuild of specific components, haul trucks, electric shovel and other electrical equipment under the Komatsu brand. You will be well versed in troubleshooting techniques and understanding of circuitry. As a Journeyman Electrician, you will understand the basic concepts of AC & DC motors, relay logic and PLC input/output.


What you'll need to succeed 

You will have a Red-Seal Journeyman Electrician Certificate with 3+ years’ experience in the surface mining industry post ticket, working in field. You will have an understanding of schematics, and interpreting different prints, code specifications and OEM drawings. You will have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and having experience with wPTU, WebPTU, Komtrax or TeraTerm is seen as an asset. You will have a positive attitude and an eagerness to learn. You will have strong problem-solving abilities, able to think outside the box when faced with a difficult task and be self-motivated.


What you'll get in return 

Competitive hourly rate


What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. 

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