Power Systems Electrician

Date Posted: December 04, 2018
Job Location: Boyle
Job Number: GWF-73846
Job Type: Full Time
Start: January 14, 2019
Company: Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.
Website: alpac.ca
Address: Box 8000, Boyle, Alberta, Canada T0A 0M0

Job Description


• Perform all required maintenance tasks in accordance with mill standards.
• Work safely and effectively on low, medium, and high voltage electrical systems (600 v to 138 kV).
• Provide assistance and support to other trades team members to ensure maximum equipment availability; liaise with Operations team members.
• Assist in trouble shooting and resolution of maintenance concerns
• Participate in the planning and executing of predictive and preventative maintenance programs
• Make recommendations for improvements to maintenance and production practices
• Maintain maintenance work records; assist to keep work areas clean.
• Commitment to quality and continuous improvement.
• Commitment to developing and maintaining technical knowledge.
• Must be willing to work shift work as required.


• Must hold an Alberta journeyman or interprovincial certificate in the Electrical trade with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in an industrial setting.
• Must hold a Power Systems Electrician (PSE) certificate or Electrical Engineering Technology Diploma.
• Experience with a Digital Control System and a Programmable Logic Controller is an asset.
• Must hold a valid driver’s license (GDL removed) with an acceptable driving history.
• Be a motivated team player, with good interpersonal and communication skills.

Please forward your resume in confidence to careers@alpac.ca and quote Greenest Workforce in the subject line.

Job Conditions

  • Overtime may be required.
  • Shift work may be required.

  • Minimum experience: 10+ years
  • Minimum educational level: Certificate/Diploma from a Technical School
  • Certifications:
    • Journeyman
    • Red Seal
    • Driver’s licence
  • Language: English