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Trades Technician

Trades

Location:

Slave Lake

Competition #:

NLC-1705R

Open To:

All Applicants

Date Posted:

August 17th, 2018

Closing Date:

October 22nd, 2018 - 11:59pm

Compensation Rate:

Salary Range: $64,848 to $85,776 per year

Hours Per Week:

36.25

Additional Information:

Northern Lakes College is a publicly governed Comprehensive Community Institution (CCI) with 23 campuses and 5 community access point sites, located in 50 communities across northern Alberta. Diploma and certificate programs include academic upgrading, business administration, office administration, health sciences and human services, trades and technology, university studies, and a variety of continuing education and corporate training certificates and courses. We support and promote professional development and wellness opportunities, and provide our employees with an attractive benefits plan and competitive salaries. The college’s service region offers numerous recreational activities for the entire family to enjoy!

Northern Lakes College has the following ongoing position available at our Slave Lake campus:

Trades Technician 

Reference #NLC-1705R

Salary Range: $64,848 to $85,776 per year

October 2018 to June 30, 2019

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) or Heavy Equipment Journeyman certificate
  • 5 to 7 years’ trades-related experience.
  • Valid class 1 driver’s license.
  • Heavy equipment operation experience would be an asset
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office.
  • Travel is expected in this position

For complete details on this employment opportunity, visit us online at: www.northernlakescollege.ca click on CAREERS at NLC

Please submit a resume quoting the reference number NLC-1705R  to:

Northern Lakes College, Human Resources, 1201 Main Street SE, Slave Lake, AB  T0G 2A3 

Fax: 780-849-5881

Closing Date: October 22, 2018

Northern Lakes College thanks all applicants for their interest in employment; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Description

Position: Mobile Trades Technician

This position will primarily be associated the apprenticeship and mobile training labs. Moving and set-up\teardown of labs and equipment, materials delivery other pre/post-program duties.  When required this position will also assist with logistics and support of trades programs. This position is also actively involved with department safety program work.

Duties include:

  • Contact and work with College campuses, communities and other post-secondary institutions for delivery and setup of mobile trades trailers.
  • Lead setup of equipment with the mobile trade’s labs and permanent College lab facilities.
  • Work with contractors and College personnel for equipment moves and logistics.
  • Assist with scheduled program offerings as required.
  • Lead mobile delivery setup and take down.
  • Maintain mobile trades tool/equipment inventory list and identify deficiencies in stock.
  • Repair mobile trades equipment as appropriate.
  • Carry out various safety duties as per department safety program, including ensuring appropriate mobile trades transport documentation is completed and stored, performing random building/site safety audits, etc.

Qualifications

  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) or Heavy Equipment Journeyman certificate
  • 5 to 7 years’ related experience, trades experience preferred.
  • Valid class 1 driver’s license.
  • Heavy equipment operation experience would be an asset
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office.
  • Travel is expected in this position.
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