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Electrical Field Services Technician/Technologist - Grande Prairie

Electrical Field Services Technician/Technologist - Grande Prairie


Technical Field Services


Grande Prairie, AB, Canada


Electrical Technologist, Technical Field Services, Electrical Test Technician, Electrical Technician, Electrical Technoligist

Date Posted

December 1, 2022


About Magna:

Magna IV Engineering is an electrical engineering and technical field services firm established in 1982 in Edmonton, Alberta. Since this time, Magna IV has grown steadily and now has offices in both North and  has completed projects in six continents.

Magna IV has become the Canadian leader in the delivery of testing and technical field services to the electrical power system sector and is one of the largest testing and commissioning firms in Canada. This has been accomplished by developing our capabilities in maintenance commissioning and turnkey services. These core services are complimented by our expertise in engineering, manufacturing, and electrical equipment sales.

Our outstanding team of people are committed to delivering superior client service through practical engineering and field services solutions. We are always on the lookout for client focused, dedicated, and motivated individuals to join our team. We will provide you with the training you need to succeed and the development opportunities you need to grow.

Career Opportunity:

We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Field Services Technician/Technologist in the Grande Prairie region. The successful candidate will be accountable to support the GP Client Manager and work with project teams on electrical field projects; ultimately providing exceptional client experiences through commissioning, repair and maintenance of primary and secondary power equipment.


  • Work safely and effectively on low, medium, and high voltage electrical systems in a variety of environments, including commercial, utilities, manufacturing, mining, pipeline and oil and gas

  • Commissioning, repair and maintenance of primary and secondary power equipment including circuit breakers, transformers, switchgear, protective relays, etc.

  • Confidently work with various brands of test and troubleshooting equipment

  • Work with project teams effectively through collaboration, support, and team focus

  • Ensure safe work process is executed with each job and a culture of safety is fostered

  • Ensure completion of technical reports and follow up with clients to ensure satisfaction and completeness of work

  • Ability to interact with clients in a courteous and professional manner

  • Identify and implement process improvements

  • Various other duties as required

Project Specific/General Office Support

  • Vehicle maintenance and fleet readiness

  • Test equipment calibration management

  • Shipping/Receiving (Logistics)

  • Local procurement – job material, equipment, supply needs

  • Assist in preparing  reports, tender packages and quotation documentation for clients

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • MUST have an Electrical Engineering Technology Diploma, Electrical Engineering Degree or PSE (Power Systems Electrician)

  • Experience with hands-on field experience commissioning, testing or maintaining power delivery equipment, including breakers, switchgear, relays, transformers would be an asset.

  • Safety tickets such as first aid, H2S, WHMIS & TDG would be considered an asset.

  • Knowledge in commercial, industrial and utility environments would be an asset.

  • Experience working within teams.

  • Self-motivated, self-managed, flexible and driven.

  • Proficient computer experience in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel.

  • Strong problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent time management skills with an attention to detail

  • The ability to work flexible shifts, which could include weekends, evenings and statutory holidays

  • Must have a valid drivers license

  • Ability and willingness to travel and to be out of town frequently

  • Team player with excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • A positive, “can-do” attitude and client focused approach.

  • Fly-in/out position may be considered for the right candidate.

Please apply by sending your resume directly to

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted

We thank all interested applicants however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About us

Magna IV Engineering is a power & automation solutions provider, founded in 1982. We are specialists in Electrical Engineering, Automation Solutions, and Technical Field Services.

Our focus and robust team composition enables us to deliver superior client experiences across a host of industry segments. Some of our clients have been seeking our expertise since our inception.


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