City of Medicine Hat
  • 09-Nov-2020 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Medicine Hat, AB, CAN
  • Permanent, Full Time

Now Hiring System Control Operator

The City of Medicine Hat's Utility Distribution System's department is currently searching for a skilled System Control Operator to join their team. This position supports the Operational groups and provides technical coordination and switching, SCADA control, as well as facilitates the construction, maintenance and repair of the City's electric transmission and distribution infrastructure. This highly responsible, technical position requires thorough knowledge and experience with the SCADA system and Control Room, the ability to maintain open and effective communication with crewmembers for work procedures and day to day operations and the ability to problem solve under stressful or emergency situations.

As our ideal candidate, you have demonstrated your ability to liaise with operational crews and exercise considerable initiative and judgement, as well as your ability to operate and troubleshoot specialized computer programs.  You have working knowledge of relevant legislation related to the electric utility, and have demonstrated your commitment towards safety.  If you enjoy supporting others to help them achieve their work goals, and are a positive team leader and team member who willingly shares tasks and celebrates both individual and team accomplishments, then this may be the job for you.

Required Qualifications:

  • Valid Journeyman Power Line Technician Red Seal Trade Certificate or Valid Journeyman Power System Electrician Certificate.
  • Seven (7) years' experience as a Journeyman Power Line Technician or Power System Electrician in construction, operation and maintenance of an Electric Distribution System.
  • Experience in control room, operations, and SCADA would be an asset.
  • Possession of a valid Alberta Class 5 Driver's License with an acceptable driving record, and ability to obtain a City of Medicine Hat Driver's License.
  • NERC Certification would be considered an asset.
  • Previous supervisory experience is preferred.
  • An equivalent combination of management approved education and experience may be considered.

 This position has been identified as Safety Sensitive and requires the completion of a satisfactory pre-employment drug screen.

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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