Maritimes Opportunities

Electrical Apprentices (High Voltage)

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 1st/2nd year Electrical Apprentices based out of our Regina location.

Travel may be necessary.

NOTE: the successful candidate MUST have some experience/knowledge in High Voltage (HV) and Substations 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

  • Assist in the day to day activities involved with substation construction
  • Work with high voltage equipment such as circuit breakers, transformers, and switches, voltage regulators, capacitor banks, P&C (protection and control) equipment and SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition systems) systems, human machine interfaces (HMI) and remote terminal units (RTUs)
  • Install time sensitive network and power cabling, including connection, location and documentation of all circuits, as required
  • Perform preventive equipment maintenance; scheduled, unscheduled and emergency requests
  • Perform maintenance, predictive inspections and testing on substation equipment
  • Develop work scopes, draft procedures and perform routine repairs
  • Comply, at all times, with Rising Edge Technologies operating and maintenance safe work practices, procedures and standards
  • Develop and maintain test and maintenance reports while working under Journeyman Electrician
  • Work with Journeyman Electrician to install ground grids, power system equipment’s assembly and erection of structural steel

Qualifications

  • Indentured into Electrical trade
  • Have knowledge of the Canadian Electric Code and Occupational Health and Safety rules as they relate to the Electrician role
  • Have a valid Provincial driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows, Office and computer based test equipment would be an asset
  • Must meet pre-access Drug & Alcohol testing requirements
  • Must be able to work comfortably at heights

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