Edmonton Opportunities

Commissioning Technologist

Rising Edge Technologies Ltd. specializes in every aspect of the Medium and High voltage industry. At Rising Edge Technologies our team leads the way in implementing new technology in addition to maintaining and updating existing facilities. Our industry knowledge allows us to deliver a quality service on time and on budget. Rising Edge Technologies offers experienced personnel who are competent in all segments of power systems operation, installation and maintenance.

Opportunities exist currently for Commissioning Technologist based out of our Regina location.

NOTE: The successful candidate MUST have at least 1-2 years experience in High Voltage (HV) to be considered for the role

Rising Edge Technologies Ltd. Offers competitive wages, yearly bonuses, comprehensive benefits package, Group RSP, and training programs to continuously develop employees.

Responsibilities

  • Work safely alongside all members of the construction crew
  • Acceptance and maintenance testing of outdoor apparatus
  • Utility protection and control equipment that are to be installed, commissioned and operated in transmission substations
  • Commissioning of protection and control schemes
  • Analyze test reports and recommend corrective actions.
  • Work with high voltage equipment such as Circuit breakers, transformers, switches and control circuits for protection, indication and monitoring systems
  • Able to supervise, mentor and train junior technicians
  • Calibrate electronic equipment and instruments, when needed

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology from an accredited post-secondary institution or Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Field Testing and Commissioning
  • Past supervisory experience will be an asset
  • Experience in substation would be a major asset, ie. 144kV and 240kV
  • Experience with relay testing with various equipment; Omicron, GE, Manta, Meggar
  • Familiar with all apparatus found in a HV substation
  • Past experience with testing software will be beneficial
  • Competent and comfortable working with computers and spreadsheets.
  • Dedicated team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to work within strict deadlines.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to work safely and show concern for environmental, health and safety issues in the workplace.
  • Must have the ability to work in adverse weather conditions and have a valid Class 5 driver’s license.
  • Able to work comfortably at heights
  • Able to work alone or with minimal supervision
  • Willing to work out of town and on rotation, ie. 14 on 7 off work schedule

We thank all applicants for their keen interest in working for Rising Edge Technologies. Due to the volume of responses we receive, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

careers@ret.ca