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Construction Electrician Foreman

Location
Kelowna, BC
Details
Full Time
5 days ago
Company goal:

Our primary direction is to supply a wide range of repairs, services and parts related to the HVAC, Automation and Electrical industries and to meet the needs of commercial, industrial and institutional type clients. Management’s objective is to work with its employees to establish a well-known company that is respected for quality materials, workmanship and service at competitive prices.

With your help, team effort and positive contribution to the work environment we look forward to continued growth and success in the future.


Primary role:

Although we wear many hats at Kimco, your primary role is to install, troubleshoot and maintain a wide variety of electrical systems. Provide technical knowledge and training, troubleshooting ability and resident knowledge. The ability to direct and organize a team to properly execute a project to completion, on time and on budget.

Candidates should posses the following attributes:

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a foreman for commercial and institutional projects
  • Red-Seal Journeyman Electrician
  • FSR Certification (an asset)
  • Experience managing client and contractor expectations
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills
  • Ability to provide technical knowledge and training to apprentices
  • Strong communication skills
  • Adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • Proficient with computer, software, cellphones, etc.

    Essential skills:
    • Ability to work alone or on a team, lead by example and motivate
    • Exceptional communication and organizational skills
    • Ability to accurately plan, organize, and order materials for your job site
    • Positive attitude, solid work ethic and honesty
    • High regard for safe practices and getting our team home safe
    • Ability to think outside the box

    Your responsibilities will include:
    • Manage and lead crews on large scale projects
    • Coordinate with all site trades to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget
    • Conduct weekly toolbox meetings and ensure OHS safety protocols are being followed
    • Inspected electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, to ensure compliance with codes 
    • Plan, organize, direct, and control daily operations including completion of work scope and on-site inventory management 
    • Reading and interpreting drawings and schematics


    Lifestyle:

    • Competitive wage, benefits, RRSP & compensation package
    • All paid labour and travel expenses
    • Okanagan lifestyle
    Category
    Construction, Mining and Trades Labour