Extra High and High Voltage Cable Jointing Specialist - Edmonton, AB

Extra High and High Voltage Cable Jointing Specialist - Edmonton, AB


Technical Field Services


Edmonton, AB, Canada


Technical Field Services, Extra High Voltage Cable Jointing Specialist

Date Posted

December 16, 2021


Company Operating Name: Magna IV Engineering

Business Address: 1103 Parsons Road SW, Edmonton, Alberta T6X 0X2

Job Title:  Extra High and High Voltage Cable Jointing Specialist

NOC: 7244 – Electrical power line and cable workers


Job Duties:

  • Repair, Terminate and troubleshoot low, medium and high voltage power cables. Installations to include heat shrink and cold shrink.

  • Prepare and Install Connex Plug-In style terminations up to Size 4 (69kV)

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot complex cable systems including PILC (Paper Insulated Lead      Covered Cable) and Connex Cable.

  • Testing and diagnosis of cable health via DC, VLF / Tan Delta and Partial Discharge      Test methods

  • 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.

  • Work in confined spaces, including manholes, to complete cable repairs, termination, and      re-routing.

  • Train and Mentor other members of the team to become subject matter experts in the field of      cable Jointing

  • Confidently work with various brands of test and troubleshooting equipment

  • Write technical reports based on the findings made out in the field

  • Interact with clients in a courteous and professional manner to help build Magna’s      reputation as a premium cable termination and jointing provider.

  • Identify and implement process improvements

  • Various other  duties as required

Number of Positions:  One

Terms of Employment: Full-time Permanent

Wage/Salary: $52.50 per hour

Benefits: Extended Health Care, Dental, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, RRSP program, laptop & cell phone. Relocation assistance up to $8,000.

Location of Work: Primary location of Edmonton, Alberta with projects across Alberta – Limited project work in B.C. may be required.

Education Required: Trade or tech school certification or equivalent required.

Required Skills and Qualifications

Work Experience: 10+ years’ experience as a Journeyman Electrician and/or Electrical Technologist/Field Technician or equivalent. Additional experience includes:

  • PSE (Power Systems Electrician) is an asset

  • High voltage cable termination experience (up to      35kv)

  • Hands-on experience with electrical maintenance      (low to high voltage power)

  • Broad knowledge in commercial, industrial and      utility environments

  • Experience training team members on all aspects      of high voltage (up to 33kv) jointing, including statutory regulations,      safe operations, protection and fault diagnosis

  • Pfisterer training certificate required for the      following accessories:

  • 33kV Connex size 1

  • 42kV Connex size 2

  • Up to 52kV Connex size 3/3S

  • 52kV Connex size 3XL

Points of Contact: Qualified applicants can apply directly to humanresources@magnaiv.com or contact Human Resources at 780-462-3111 for more information

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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