Electrician Journeyman in Whitehorse at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Whitehorse
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/26/2019

Job Description

Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects? Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done? Parsons is seeking a candidate with a desire to enhance the fabric of our community.

Role:

Abandoned Mine Opportunities – Faro, Yukon

Electrician

Full time - Year round (must relocate to Faro)

Parsons has been successful in winning environmental and mining projects in Northern Canada and will be aggressively pursuing additional northern projects. We are a world-class leader in providing in-depth engineering, construction, technical, and management services. Our employees deliver landmark commercial, industrial, environmental, energy, power, and renewable infrastructure — and provide innovative solutions to complex environmental, water quality, supply, treatment, watershed, and wastewater projects. We hire colleagues with an entrepreneurial spirit who thrive on solving project challenges in a high-energy environment. Parsons is helping to build a healthier and more sustainable world.

NEED:

As a journeyman electrician you will performs a variety of various trade functions that may include the following:

  • Installing, maintaining, or repairing of equipment for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy.
  • Installing or repairing any of a variety of electrical equipment such as generators, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit systems, or other transmission equipment; working from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications, locating and diagnosing trouble in the electrical system or equipment, working standard computations relating to load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment, and using a variety of electrician's hand tools and measuring and testing instruments.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Journey Electrician certification (Inter-provincial ticket)
  • 3 years related experience
  • Knowledge of Canadian Electrical Code, Territorial and Municipal Building codes
  • Knowledgeable in PLC, Control Systems and I&C preferred
  • Ability to lift up to 20 kg.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Computer Skills -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Proven ability to concentrate, pay attention to detail, organize, priority set and be a team player
  • Proven understanding of safe work practices and mitigating risk
  • Ability to work with little supervision and function in a multi-discipline environment

_

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.