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Journeyman Electrician - Remote Camp Maintenance

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Northern Alberta Full-time Immediately No End Date

General Description

RIGHT CHOICE Camps & Catering is looking to hire a Journeyman Electrician/Maintenance Technician Worker. Must be willing to complete regular daily maintenance duties as well as electrical duties when required.

In support of facility operations and within established policies and procedures, Maintenance is accountable to provide safe, effective, efficient and timely routine maintenance duties at remote facility locations.

Maintenance accurately completes detailed inspection documents on a daily basis and forwards to the Facility Manager daily. Maintenance is responsible to notify and seek assistance from the Mobile Fleet & Service Manager on non-routine maintenance matters. During peak season, flexibility in shift rotation, days and hours worked is required.


Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

•Demonstrates familiarity with the Right Choice Health and Safety Program; complies with all safety legislation, policies, standards, procedures and reporting requirements. Actively participates in meetings and consistently works in a safe manner for the health and safety of oneself, coworkers, contractors and subcontractors.
•Maintains walkways, steps & landings on a daily basis, by providing snow removal, sanding as required and ensuring they are free of debris.
•Checks fuel and maintains generators on a daily basis. Performs preventive maintenance on generators at required intervals. (oil change, fuel filters, air filters etc)
•Notifies the Facility Manager when to order consumables (water, fuel, propane), as required.
•Performs routine monthly inspections (furnaces, hot water tanks, emergency devices etc)
•Prepares and maintains an accurate inventory of parts on site (use of parts request forms).
•Checks levels of fuel, water, propane & waste water levels on a daily basis, and reports as required.
•Checks heat tracing and all water and waste water plumbing lines.
•Repairs items as they arise. (door adjustments, lock changes, install shelving, changes bulbs, water leaks etc)
•Completes small construction projects as assigned by the Fleet/Service Manager. (builds landings, decks, etc)
•From storage tanks, transfers fuel to fill generators and water for Camp, as required.
•Conducts a daily inspections/checklists, accurately completes a Daily Maintenance Report and faxes or emails to the Fleet/ Service Manager each day.
•Observe opportunities for improvement and efficiencies and communicate with facility manager and Service/Fleet manager.


•Attends and participates in daily tool box meetings with coworkers. Participates in weekly and/or monthly safety meetings as required.
•Completes hazard assessments as required in advance of maintenance activity to ensure hazard awareness and proper PPE, equipment is used. (i.e. snow off roof around chimney – fall protection, ladder, etc.)
•Assists Hospitality operations as required.
•Other duties as required.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

•Remote locations and exposure to adverse weather conditions.
•Regular moderate and occasional heavy physical demands including lifting up to 50 lbs.
•Follow Journey Management Safe Work Practices and Procedures.
•When travelling, recognize and manage fatigue.


Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Abilities

•Journeyman Electrician Certification is required.
•2-3 years maintenance work experience is required, preferably in remote camp maintenance. Experience maintaining and switching generators, furnace repair and maintenance, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, kitchen equipment repair and maintenance and sewage systems knowledge is preferred.
•A strong team player with a professional, cooperative and responsible customer service orientation.
•Must be physically fit to perform position requirements; be mechanically inclined and have good time management skills.
•A valid driver's license, class 5 and clean drivers abstract is required. GODI (General Oilfield Driver Improvement) is required.
•Required: Safe chemical handling (WHMIS); Standard First Aid; CSTS; Lock & Tag Out; OSSA approved Fall Protection; Fire Extinguisher Awareness; Bear Awareness
•Preferred: H2S Alive

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