Manitoba Government
Selkirk, MB
The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary civil service that is inclusive and reflective of the population it serves. We encourage applicants to voluntarily self-declare in the cover letter, resumé or application if they are from any of the following employment equity groups: women, Indigenous people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

This is a preference competition. All applicants are encouraged to apply, however first consideration for this competition will be given to women, Indigenous people and persons with disabilities. Applicants are requested to self-declare at the time of application.

An Eligibility List will be established that may be used for positions that become available within the next 12 months.

The Manitoba government is seeking a highly motivated Electrician to work at Selkirk Mental Health Centre. This position offers reliable and full time employment with a defined pension plan. The Manitoba government also provides an excellent benefits package which includes extended health, health spending, dental, vision, long term disability, supportive employment, sick leave, paid vacation and maternity/parental leave. Manitoba Finance provides ongoing professional and educational development for its employees.

Conditions of Employment:
Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
Must possess a Red Seal journeyperson electician's licence.
Must have a valid Class 5 Drivers Licence and be capable of travel within the District.
Must be physically capable of performing the duties of the position, including sitting, lifting, reaching, working at heights and in confined spaces.
Must provide and maintain a satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check.

Red Seal journeyperson Electrician's licence.
Experience operating and maintaining electrical systems in a large commercial, industrial and/or institutional facility.
Experience working with electrical legislated codes and regulations.
Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
Knowledge of WHMIS, Workplace Safety and Health Act, and safe work procedures.
Knowledge of Building Automated Systems, including DDC or related systems.
Ability to plan and make effective work-related decisions.
Organizational skills.
Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
Verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with contractors, clients, and the general public.
Written communication skills.

The Electrician is responsible to maintain, repair and install electrical equipment and related systems at Selkirk Mental Health Centre as well as other owned facilities within the District. The Electrician's primary responsibilities include maintenance of electrical equipment and systems, repair and installation of electrical equipment and systems, maintenance of life safety equipment, consultation and direction on electrical work being performed by outside contractors, and participating in safety training and meetings.

Apply to:
Advertisement # 35065
Service Centre 3
Human Resource Services
600-155 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, MB , R3C 3H8
Phone: 204-945-8819
Fax: 204-948-3382
Email: govjobs@gov.mb.ca
Please be advised that job competitions may be grieved and appealed. Should a selection grievance be filed, information from the competition file will be provided to the grievor's representative or the grievor, if unrepresented. Personal information irrelevant to the grievance and other information protected under legislation will be redacted.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Your cover letter, resumé and/or application must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.