JobContax are looking for a number of qualified Transmission Linemen / Network Technicians / Powerline Technicians to work on the construction, upgrade and expansion of the distribution and transmission network in Alberta, Canada. Our client will take care of Visas for you and your family and provide a generous relocation package along with an excellent salary.
Our client is one of Canada’s premier corporations with over 9,000 employees. Based in Alberta, Western Canada, they develop regulated distribution and transmission projects. The company operates and maintains a safe, reliable system of transmission and distribution lines, delivering power to residential and commercial users.Job Description
An opportunity currently exists for multiple Linemen of all experience levels; to be responsible for completing and assisting with overhead maintenance and construction tasks to ensure the safe, timely and cost effective completion of work in accordance with policies and procedures.
This position is responsible for construction of the Transmission and Distribution lines, equipment and company facilities in accordance with company standards, policies and procedures.
There will be extensive travel as this is a traveling construction based program. Accommodations will be provided.
To be considered for these positions you will require previous experience in the Power Line Industry with associated qualifications.Requirements
Recognised trade qualification
Transmission Network construction, operation and maintenance
Live line experience
Committed to safety
Have a valid current drivers licence
Demonstrated relevant work experience
Transmission experience 69KV to 500KV
Spikes/Climbing irons experience
Good English language skills, both written & verbalPreferred
Live line techniques using barehand, hot sticks and rubber glove work
On call and troubleshooting experience preferred.
Previous experience running Digger derricks would be an asset.Package
€60,000 – €80,000 Basic Salary
($90,000 Basic + allowances for o/t, call-out, inclement weather, site etc to achieve up to $120K)
Relocation Package includes flights and initial accommodation
Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position. If you have any queries about this role, you can contact Karen by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +353-1-7978720
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Canadian Visa and Relocation Process
JobContax is highly proficient at assisting candidates through all stages of the relocation process from job interview and visa applications to the physical relocation to Australia.
Our Canadian partners pay all relocation costs including: flights, shipment of belongings, initial accommodation for 6 weeks.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in the above position, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.