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Electrician Certified- RedLake, ON (Cochenour) (2018-3169)

n RedPathn  Anywhere 14 Jul 2018

Job Description

Project:                       Cochenour

Location:                    RedLake, Ontario

Rotation:                    3 weeks on - 3 weeks off

Shift Length:              12 hours (Averaging hours site)

Travel:                         Provided from airport closest to point of hire

Accommodation:       Camp Setting

Compensation:          J.S. Redpath Limited offers comprehensive benefits


Pre-employment requirement

  • Drug test

  • Criminal background check


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Electrical trades certificate of competence for Industrial or Construction and Maintenance (required)

  • Registered and active member with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT)

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an underground mining environment

  • Ontario Hard Rock Underground Service Type Common Core (or other provincial equivalent) (required)

  • Ability to multi task and work safely and effectively

  • Ability to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently


Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Lead Electrician and/or the Electrical Supervisor, the primary role of an electrician is to install, wire, maintain & perform preventive maintenance and repairs to electric equipment in surface and underground areas.

  • Shops, warehouse, sub-level

  • Troubleshoot and repair ventilation fans

  • Lighting and electric/hydraulic equipment

  • Phone systems and all mine communication systems

  • PLC and other advanced or automation systems

  • High Voltage and Low Voltage Power and control systems

  • Trolley haulage system

  • Assist and carry out repairs and maintenance to all underground sub-station;

  • Fabricate when required electrical panels and other necessary Installation of electrical cables

  • Installation of electrical apparatus

    The incumbent will also be required to work with PLC and communication systems.


    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • General:

  • Must be able to work independently

  • Must be able to comprehend written and verbal instructions as required to perform his duties in a safe and efficient manner

  • Must be capable of reading & understanding electrical drawings

  • Must be capable of reading and interpreting basic electrical instruments and testers

  • Perform safely and timely emergency repairs to equipment

  • Must be able to follow proper procedure to ensure safety and to control equipment damage

  • Must have skills to help train new employees, apprentices, etc., in the area on day to day operations plus and on the procedures for operating electrical test, maintenance and installation equipment not requiring third party approvals.

  • Must be able to communicate written and verbal instructions to subordinates

  • The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive


Health and Safety:

  • Having the authority and responsibility to maintain a safe and efficient working environment

  • Following Company health and safety standards and reporting any unsafe acts or conditions to Supervisor

  • Responsible for the use and maintenance of all safety equipment, i.e. Lanyards, warning signs and labeling, according to company rules and applicable legislation.

  • Responsible to ensure proper use and maintenance of personal protective equipment.

  • Must have knowledge of the WHMIS legislation and know how to effectively use an MSDS sheet.




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