Electrical Distribution Coordinator (Journeyman Lineman)

City of Grand Forks
Grand Forks, British Columbia

Last Day to Apply: April 26, 2021


The City of Grand Forks – Job Posting


Position Title: Electrical Distribution Coordinator (Journeyman Lineman)

Department: Utilities

Position Type: Full Time, CUPE


The City of Grand Forks is seeking an individual for the position of Electrical Distribution Coordinator. This position is full-time and offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits. 

Under the general direction of the Utilities Manager or designate, the Electrical Distribution Coordinator is generally responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the City’s electrical utility systems in alignment with legislative requirements, City policies, departmental asset management program, capital plan, annual budget, and customer requests. 

The City of Grand Forks is one of five municipalities in British Columbia that operates their own electrical distribution system. 

The preferred candidate will possess the following education and competencies:

  • Journeyman Lineman Certificate and Interprovincial Red Seal or equivalent,
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience in hotline procedures,
  • A minimum of 3 years of recent and relevant experience providing day-to-day supervision of employees to meet operational and safety standards. 

This is a Union position, subject to all Sections of the CUPE Collective Bargaining Agreement. 

Using the subject line “Electrical Distribution Coordinator”, please submit your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to Rod Zielinski, Utilities Manager, City of Grand Forks, 7217-4th Street (PO Box 220), Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0, or by e-mail: jobs@grandforks.ca 

Cover letters and detailed resumes, including references, will be accepted until 4:00 pm on Monday, April 26, 2021. 

A full job description can be found via this page: https://www.grandforks.ca/careers/ 

The City of Grand Forks appreciates the interest and effort of all applicants in applying for this position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

March 25, 2021

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