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Journeyman Millwright

Location: 

Castlegar, BC, CA

Branch: Electric
Affiliation: IBEW
Employment Status: Full-Time Temporary
Salary: $49.37 Hourly
Workplace Flexibility: No
Temp Duration: Approx. 15 months
Posting End Date: Open until filled

 

We’re a Canadian-owned and BC-based energy company taking steps toward a lower-carbon energy future by providing renewable energy, natural gas and electricity to more than 1.2 million customers.  


We’re looking for new talent to join us as we transform BC’s energy future. Our diverse team of more than 2,600 employees is committed to a safe and inclusive culture where each of us can connect, belong and grow. Join us and let’s work together for a better BC. 

Position Overview

A Journeyman Tradesman, Millwright, is expected to discharge the responsibility of and to practice fully his/her trades qualifications. A Journeyman Tradesman, Millwright, reports to a staff supervisor or delegate.

Responsibilities

  • Carry out proper construction, installation, adjustments, alignments, repairs and maintenance of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and equipment.
  • Assist in training new employees, apprentices and employees in lower classifications.
  • Perform duties normally carried out by a lower classification employee.

Requirements

  • Holder of a Canadian Interprovincial Millwright Journeyman Certificate or a Millwright Trades Qualification Certificate.
  • In addition, be familiar with and experienced in electric utility’s mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, equipment, apparatus and protective devices and their clearance and isolation procedures.

Additional Information

  • On-Call/Standby requirements:  This role may have on-call/standby requirements based on operational needs. 
  • Overtime requirements:  This role may have overtime requirements based on operational needs.
  • Travel requirements:  This role may have travel requirements based on operational needs.  

Our engaging workplace offers a wide range of challenging opportunities, while being safe, inclusive and diverse. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, while supporting life-long career development. We also encourage volunteerism and nourish the need to give back to your community.

 

To learn more about the recruitment process with FortisBC, please visit the You’re Applying. What now? page for additional information. 

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