Reporting to the Site Supervisor, the role of Journeyman PSE/Electrician is to perform maintenance, upgrading and installation of equipment in 13.8kV to 500 kV substations. Under this role the Journeyman PSE/Electrician reads and interprets drawings, blueprints and electrical code specifications. The Journeyman PSE/Electrician is also responsible for planning layout and illustration of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures based on specifications. The Journeyman PSE/Electrician inspects electrical systems, components and equipment to identify defects and to ensure compliance with codes. This is a senior role which requires performance evaluation, coaching mentoring and training of PSE/Electrician Apprentices   

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  • Installation, troubleshooting, repairs, and maintenance of different electrical systems, faulty equipment and apparatus including transformers, circuit breakers, switches, switchgears, instrument transformers, relays and other related equipment (500kV, 240kV, 144kV, 69kV, 25kV, 13.8kV).

  • Installation of structural steel, installation of buried utilities.

  • Operation of construction equipment such as skid steer, mini hoe, manlifts, and zoombooms.

  • Comply with Rising Edge Technologies Ltd.’s Health and Safety Manual and industry safety regulations.

  • Provide leadership, supervision, mentoring and training to PSE/Electrical Apprentices in understanding, identifying and resolving technical issues. Assist PSE/Electrician Apprentices with the day to day activities involved with substation construction including working in a safe and quality manner.

  • Responsible for Inspection and testing of high voltage electrical equipment installed in a substation. Ensure test and maintenance reports are maintained and completed at all times

  • Lead installation and facilitate planning of ground grids, assembly of power system equipment, cabling and wiring

  • Perform and facilitate substation equipment maintenance according to company and industry standards

  • Adhere to Rising Edge’s safety policies and safe work procedures and be familiar with the potential hazards of working near energized equipment.

  • Valid and recognized Power Systems Electrician Journeyman or Journeyman Electrician Certificate

  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience as a PSE/Electrician with at least 2 years of experience working in substations required

  • Thorough knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC) and Occupational Health and Safety rules as they relate to the PSE/Electrician role

  • Have a valid U.S. state 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

  • Ability and willingness to work out of town

  • Able to travel including travelling to remote sites

  • Able to work in adverse weather conditions

  • Dedicated to a respectful work environment and teamwork with strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrate problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to work within strict deadlines

  • Must show that you can work in a safe manner with respect to the environment, health and safety issues in the work place



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