ERTH Power Corporation is a local distribution company (LDC) that provides safe and efficient delivery of electricity to approximately 24,000 residential and commercial customers within our licensed boundaries.
When you join ERTH Power, you become part of a team that encourages, supports, and inspires one another, and promotes a culture of diversity and inclusion. As part of our team, you’re not just going to work, you’re part of an organization that helps keep businesses, families, and communities running.
If you feel you would be a good fit for our organization, please submit a resume and cover letter at any time by email to email@example.com.
ERTH Power (formerly Erie Thames Powerlines) is a licensed electricity distribution company servicing over 24,000 customers throughout Southwestern Ontario. ERTH Power is pleased to announce an immediate opening for a Powerline Technician with a minimum 2nd year Apprentice for our Ingersoll and/or Aylmer location.
This position is responsible for constructing and maintaining all overhead and underground distribution lines and associated apparatus. This position will have responsibility to be on-call and must be available to respond to 24-hour emergency situations within the time mandates set out by the Ontario Energy Board and the Company.
Qualified applicants, who meet the following criteria, will be considered.
Must possess a Powerline Technician Certificate of Qualification or Interprovincial Red Seal Certification (or equivalent) and a Grade 12 High School Diploma
Must be literate and able to perform manual mathematical calculations involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
CPR/1st Aid training
Valid Ontario Class DZ or AZ-Restricted Driver’s License in good standing (Minimum)
Readily available for Overtime and On-Call Duty
Effective communication skills to successfully interact with customers and peers
Willingness and ability to understand and abide by all Health and Safety policies and procedures
Knowledge of electrical inspection process
Ability to read blueprints and interpret drawings
Ability to work in a physically demanding environment that includes heavy lifting, stretching and pulling, climbing, working at heights and extreme weather conditions
Must have an excellent safety record and continually demonstrate safe working habits and mechanical aptitude
Ability to work effectively and safely in a team environment and follow instructions from supervisor and peers
Ability to use sound judgment, be flexible and responsible
Must be able to demonstrate focus and attention to detail
Must be organized
ERTH is an equal-opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process under the Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.
In accordance with ERTH’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, as a condition of employment, successful job applicants must provide written proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their start date. This requirement is subject only to valid human rights-based requests for accommodation to the point of undue hardship.
Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply, in confidence, by submitting a resume, stating qualifications and work experience by Tuesday, September 4, 2023. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.