Apprentice Electrician

Location: Edmonton, AB

Spark Power Apprentices are responsible for helping Journeymen and other employees with their tasks and contributing to operations. Over the course of time, the Apprentice’s skills will increase, and they will take more ownership of jobs and how they are run, dependent on their abilities.

Here’s what you will do as an Apprentice:

  • Deciding on the best methods for visualizing, measuring, and estimating work as appropriate for the job situation
  • Deciding when additional materials are needed in order to complete required work
  • Defining and labeling wires, conduits, and apparatus in order to avoid shock/electrocution
  • Deciding on best routing options for conduit, wires, and other systems
  • Assisting newer/fellow Apprentices with orientation and learning
  • Attending Required Meetings, safety meetings and professional development sessions
  • Keeping phone and barcode scanner charged and ready and truck stocked with proper tools and materials
  • Loading materials, lifts, trailers, and other equipment
  • Maintaining Work Order Accuracy
  • Performing field work/installations
  • Performing Vehicle Maintenance

Do you have the Spark? Here’s what we are looking for:

  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum 2nd level Electrical apprentice
  • Experience in industrial, commercial and/or institutional electrical work is preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience pulling wire/cable, bending conduit
  • Controls / automation experience is an asset
  • Excellent attitude with a proactive, hardworking and team-oriented personality is key!
  • Valid Drivers License with clear abstract
  • Solid troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Positive and hardworking attitude with a desire to grow in your Electrical career
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet specified deadlines
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety standards and practices

Here are some of the perks Spark Power employees enjoy:

  • Diverse and exciting industrial, commercial and institutional customer base
  • Growing company with consistent work and full time hours guaranteed
  • Continuous training and skills improvement including Spark U and external training certifications
  • Career advancement opportunities (such as Foreman, Project Manager)
  • Competitive Wages
  • Profit Sharing
  • Employee Share Ownership Program
  • Uniforms provided and cleaning service
  • Tooling paid
  • Workboot allowance
  • Corporate discounts (such as hotels, travel, insurance, retail..)
  • Excellent Benefits Package with flexible options and wellness spending accounts
  • RRSP
  • …much more

Who is Spark Power?

We provide end-to-end electrical contracting, operations and maintenance services, and energy sustainability solutions to the industrial, commercial, utility, and renewable asset markets.

We have over 1300 employees in 38 offices across North America.

We have numerous exciting projects in commercial, industrial, and institutional sectors across Canada and the US.