Mountain Electrician

  • Grouse Mountain
  • Front-line
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 6400 Nancy Greene Way North Vancouver
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: Yes
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on September 19, 2023

Job Description


Job Title: Electrician

Location: North Vancouver

Department: Maintenance

Reports to: Manager, Electrical Maintenance

Role Status: Full Time Permanent

About Us

Grouse Mountain offers a challenging and enjoyable work environment with a world of career opportunity. Our team is dedicated to Grouse Mountain’s renowned excellence and its continued growth as Vancouver’s premier mountain resort. In exchange for employee excellence, we offer a professional atmosphere, fantastic growth opportunities, unlimited outdoor recreation (including skiing and snowboarding), an inspiring setting and many unique employee privileges.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Essential Job Functions:

Responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, upgrades and new installations of all electrical and control systems on mountain (lifts, infrastructure, buildings, and facilities)
Remain in compliance with current Canadian Electrical Code
Utilize blueprints, wiring diagrams and manufacturer’s installation manuals to complete assigned projects
Prevent breakdown of systems by routinely inspecting and replacing old wiring and insulated cables
Training for and responding to emergency situations
Communicating and logging tasks performed to keep organized records of jobs completed, including the use of CMMS software
Working with the electrical team to ensure smooth operation and minimal downtown of the overall function of the resort
Working on a large variety of equipment and voltages, ranging from 12V to 12.5kV
Working closely with other departments including contractors
Perform all other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications and Abilities

Minimum of 5 years related experience required
Completion of Journeyman certificate in electrical
Experience with high voltage an asset
Experience with PLC and electronics an asset
Knowledge of current Canadian Electrical Code
Available to work a flexible schedule in all weather conditions, including weekends or PM shifts
Able to lift up to 40 lbs safely
Comfortable working at heights

Working Conditions

This position takes place on a ski resort mountain in the winter and a summer activities resort in the summer. The Electrical department works up top as well as at the base of the mountain. Work will take place indoors and outdoors, on mountain terrain and weather dependent.



Other Perks/Benefits

Compensation and Benefits Starting at $38.06 per hour All positions are eligible for the following benefits and perks: Free Seasonal Access Pass Discounts at the resort’s restaurants, retail, and rental outlets Referral Bonus Program Public Transit subsidies Free or discounted lift tickets at many other resorts (winter/summer) Access to free Employee and Family Assistance Program Excellent training and professional development Northland Properties friends and family discounts program including hotels, restaurants, and recreation. Full-time, year-round positions are also eligible for these: Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans RRSP matching plan after 1 year of service Free access passes for dependents Disclaimer The prior statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Equal Opportunity Employer Northland Properties is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

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