ELECTRICIAN AND APPRENTICES - NISKU

Job start: September 2018

Job location: Nisku, AB

Established in 1981, Pronghorn Controls Ltd. supplies high quality instrumentation and electrical services and products to the oil and gas, pipeline and petrochemical industries; and to a diverse and expanding array of industry clients across Western Canada. We are a rapidly expanding and industry-leading enterprise, driven by core values of safety, integrity, performance, learning and teamwork. We have a forward-looking growth strategy, and increasing opportunities for career advancement. Our commitment to communications and employee development has helped us become an employer of choice.

Job Location:  Nisku, AB

Title: Electrician(s) –Apprentices

Key Responsibilities:

  • Installing and terminating conduit and cable. Locating and installing equipment, panels, sensors and other control components and devices 
  • Fabricate control panels, wiring check-out. Perform and/or assist with systems start up
  • Participate in job site final walk though.  Prepare all as built markup drawings for the design engineer
  • Assist the project manager in the coordination of on-site activities and monitoring of progress
  • Layout and plan the installation. Quantify and order required material
  • Provide input relating to the resolution of any design or installation issues
  • Where possible participate as part of the initial handover team to plan the job from the onset
  • Install, alter, repair and maintain a wide range of electrical equipment for safe, efficient and environmentally sound operation
  • Ensure all electrical maintenance operations are in compliance with applicable regulations and trade practices;
  • May supervise apprentice electricians and troubleshoot problems that occur with the job, submit requests for supplies and tools to ensure that they are available on the worksite when needed
  • Lay out circuits, set up breaker and panel boxes, and install fixtures and lights as well as other electrical equipment

Education and skills:

  • The successful candidates will be:
    • Registered Electrical Apprentice or Certified Journeyman
    • And have the following:
      • A minimum of three years of experience in an oilfield industrial environment
      • A valid Driver's License and a good driving record
      • Training in First Aid, H2S, CSTS/PST, Fall Protection

Experience: Industrial experience is preferred including three years’ experience in an oilfield environment

Benefits:

  • Competitive benefits & wages
  • Group RRSP
  • Health Spending Account
  • Referral Incentive Program
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program

Application Process:  Please submit your resume online to www.pronghorn.ca ; careers and training section

We appreciate all submissions; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

We appreciate all submissions; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted