Construction electrician

Skyline Electrical Services Inc. based in Calgary, AB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Construction electrician who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Permanent employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day, Night and To be determined.

Employer Name: Skyline Electrical Services Inc.
Position: Construction electrician
No. of vacancies: 2
Salary: $22.00 to $39.00 hourly for 40 to 44 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Calgary, AB

Major Work Area: Service, Repair, Maintenance, Installation, Construction, Troubleshooting/diagnostic

Job Description

  • The candidate will be in charge of troubleshooting and isolating faults.
  • The candidate will be in charge of testing and measuring voltage, loads, ground faults, and circuit integrity.
  • The candidate will be in charge of splicing, joining, and connecting wires.
  • The candidate will be expected to renovate electrical systems in both residential and commercial buildings.
  • The candidate will be responsible for reading, interpreting blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications and adhering to instructions and operating manuals
  • The candidate must install, replace, and repair electrical controls and panel boxes.
  • The candidate will be expected to install power generation, backup power generation, and power conditioning systems.
  • The candidate must install surface mount and/or overhead cables.
  • The candidate must install underground wiring and cables.
  • The candidate must carry out preventive maintenance programmes.
  • The candidate will be required to connect power to audio and visual equipment.
  • The candidate will be required to ground and bond electrical equipment, systems, and structures such as swimming pools and hot tubs.
  • The candidate will be required to keep maintenance reports and documentation.
  • The candidate will be expected to maintain professionalism in customer service.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • The candidate must have a Registered Apprenticeship certificate or equivalent experience.
  • Candidate having experience is an asset.
  • The candidate must have completed college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training.
  • The candidate must have a Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate, a First Aid Certificate, a Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate, a Construction Electrician Red Seal Certificate, an Electrician Trade Certification, a Fall Arrest Protection Training Course, and working at heights training.
  • The candidate must be capable of acting on their own initiative.
  • The candidate should be organised and flexible in nature.
  • The candidate should be a good team player with enough interpersonal and judge-mental skills.
  • The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication.
  • The candidate should be client focused.

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • The ideal candidate will have prior experience operating motors and controls, generators and turbines, electronic devices, and traditional electrical devices.

Area of Specialization

  • The candidate should be familiar with neon signs, data processing and computers, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, lighting systems, communications systems, security and surveillance systems, emergency power systems, and fire alarm systems.

Work Setting

  • The candidate will be required to work in Commercial settings.

Security and Safety

  • The candidate should be bondable and easily communicate.
  • The candidate should be subjected to a thorough driving record check (abstract) as well as a criminal record check.
  • The candidate must have a basic level of security clearance.

Own Tools/Equipment

  • The candidate must have their own tools, safety equipment/gear, steel-toed safety boots and hard hat.

Work Site Environment

  • The candidate will be required to work in confined space.
  • The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.
  • The candidate must be able to work at heights.
  • The candidate must be able to work in dusty, hot and cold/refrigerated conditions.

Transportation/Travel Information

  • For transportation, the candidate should use their own vehicle.
  • The candidate should be willing to travel.
  • The candidate should have valid driver’s licence.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be able to work in fast-paced busy environment.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should be prepared for doing physically challenging tasks as part of daily work.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate must finished the work with in the given time line.

Work Location Information

  • The candidate will be required to work in various locations.


  • Health, long-term and financial benefits will be provided to the selected candidate.
  • Under Health Benefits, the selected candidate will receive Health care plan, Disability benefits, Dental plan and Vision care benefits.
  • Under Long Term Benefits, the selected candidate will receive Group insurance benefits, Life insurance and Other benefits.
  • Under financial benefits, the selected candidate will receive Bonus.

Apprenticeship training

  • The candidate must have Level four apprenticeship training, Level one apprenticeship training, Level two apprenticeship training and Level three apprenticeship training.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

[email protected]


Please include the following while sending the application

  • Proof of the requested certifications
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