Plant Inspector

Job Detail

Company: Recruiting through World Skills Employment Centre
Industry: Non-profit Sector
Job Type: Contract
Salary Level ($):
Job Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Highest Level Of Education: Certificate
Job Posting Date: 06-Nov-2017
Apply by: 16-Nov-2017

Job Description:

Job Opportunity with Hydro Ottawa

World Skills Employment Centre is working with Hydro Ottawa to recruit for the position of Plant Inspector.
World Skills is not hiring for this position. If you are interested in this opportunity, please follow these steps:
  • Please send a cover letter and a resume to, on or before 9:00am, November 16th, 2017.
  • Please write the position title in the subject line of your email.
  • Please save your targeted cover letter and resume as a SINGLE word document, with the file name WS_First Name_Last Name_Position Title (WS_John_Smith_Project Officer).
  • Late applications will not be accepted.

If you are not yet registered with World Skills, please contact 613-233-0453 to book an appointment for Intake and Assessment or to learn more about our programs and services.
World Skills works with newcomers/immigrants to help them integrate into the Canadian labor market.
By distributing power, each and every employee at Hydro Ottawa plays a part in empowering the lives of our customers.
Our work means all the actions that make up our lives – at home, at work, at play – are there when we need them.
That purpose unites us and fuels our work. And if joining us in this essential work energizes you too, we may have the opportunity for you.
You hold a Secondary School Diploma and are an Electrical Utility Trades Journeyperson or have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a related field such as cable locating, underground cable work, underground civil construction, or pole line construction, including Telecom Installations. You have knowledge of the Electrical Utility Safety Rules, Utility Work Protection Code, Hydro Ottawa Standard Work Methods and approved Construction Standards as well as your certification in First Aid/CPR, WHMIS and Confined Space Entry. You have Basic computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, and are comfortable learning new technology.
Your ability to work both independently and in a team environment, with minimal direct supervision, allows you to efficiently solve problems involving several variables. Your previous experience combined with your strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize will make you a valuable contributor to this team. People describe you as a skilled trades person with knowledge of overhead/underground plant installations, mapping as well as civil engineering.
Sound like you? Read on!
What would I be responsible for?
Reporting to the Supervisor Distribution Operations, you would be responsible to inspect, verify and confirm the construction and maintenance of both overhead and underground Hydro Ottawa plant, as well as the installation of third party plant in or on Hydro Ottawa infrastructure, conforms to Hydro Ottawa standards.
This temporary opportunity will begin as soon as possible for 18 months.
The salary range for this position is $50,648.00 to $77,792.00, and will be commensurate with experience. This position has been evaluated as a Grade 4 position and the terms and conditions of employment are governed by the collective agreement between Hydro Ottawa Limited and IBEW Local 636.
Hydro Ottawa is committed to establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.
Selected candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.