Job Description

Senior Power System Tech
Operating Company Sigma Power Systems
City Fort McMurray
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Sigma Power Services Inc., a subsidiary of Stuart Olson Inc., is looking for a Senior Power System Tech. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Senior Power System Tech will be responsible to perform duties in Alberta, with a focus on Northern Alberta Oil and Gas customers.


This position can be based in Edmonton, Calgary or Fort McMurray and will require regular travel to customer work sites.




  • Demonstrates the Promise and contributes to it becoming embedded across the organization.


  • Commissions, maintains, services and repairs client’s electrical distribution equipment at all voltages including but not limited to:  Transformers, Protective Relays, Cabling, Switchgear, Circuit Breakers, Motor Control Centers and Motors.

  • Participates in ILP investigations, HAZOPS and Job Safety Analysis.

  • Prepares and issues technical reports including providing recommendations.

  • Seeks value-add opportunities with clients such as potential repairs or upgrades.

  • Provides support to other staff in resolving technical issues.

  • Provides mentorship and support to junior employees.

  • Acts as an ambassador for Safety and Quality at all times.

Stuart Olson Corporate

  • Participate in corporate initiatives.



  • Certified as an Electrical Engineering Technologist, Electrical Engineer, Power Systems Electrician or Journeyman Electrician
  • 5+ years’ experience in Electrical Commissioning and Maintenance

  • Strong working knowledge in operating various test apparatus for acceptance and maintenance testing

  • Knowledge of formal Management of Change (MOC) processes

  • Registration with applicable Professional Association in good standing

  • Experience in Project Management or leading a team considered an asset

  • Ability to forge, grow and maintain positive relationships

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and meet the time demands of unpredictable activities; capable of handling pressure and challenges

  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and prioritization of work to achieve them

  • Strong critical thinking, troubleshooting, presentation and problem-solving skills

  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals; ability to work in challenging, fast paced environment

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills at multiple levels

  • Supportive of a culture that encompasses the highest ethical standards aligned with the Company Promise


Why Choose Stuart Olson?

Safety, Sustainability, Collaboration, and Integrity are core Company values that encourage innovation and make a lasting difference in meeting the goals of our stakeholders and the communities in which we operate. Stuart Olson strongly supports and encourages employees to get involved and give back in their local communities. We expect our employees to bring their best to work every day and in return, management recognizes and rewards employees for their valued contribution through competitive compensation, robust benefits, health & wellness programs, and learning development opportunities. At Stuart Olson we are committed to creating a culture built on a passion to do great things.


Who We Are?

Stuart Olson has been positively impacting the businesses we serve, the communities in which we operate, and the lives we touch since 1911. Our rich history demonstrates our reach and diversity as an integrated, full service organization serving the commercial and industrial markets.

We are a $1 billion+, fully integrated commercial construction and industrial services provider with offices in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario. We deliver confidence through a client-centered approach that ensures the highest quality of service, reduces risk and delivers results.


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Unsolicited resumes and phone inquiries from 3rd party agencies will not be accepted.



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