Electrical Instrumentation & Controls Technician
TC Energy
Burstall, SK
Reference Code: 49047

Location: Canada (CA) - Burstall, SK
Job Category: Operations; Trades/Technical
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is eligible for our domestic relocation program
Application Deadline: 07/02/2019

We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TC Energy, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously.

Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities.

We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day. We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges.

The opportunity

TC Energy is seeking a skilled Electrical Instrumentation & Controls (EI&C) Technician to join our Canada Gas Operations team in Burstall, SK. Reporting to the Heartland Area Manager, as an EI&C Technician we will rely on you to repair, install, troubleshoot, and perform other planned maintenance and corrective tasks on assigned electronic, electrical, pneumatic and/or mechanical control systems, devices, and ancillary equipment.

In this role you will also operate and maintain natural gas compression and auxiliary equipment, in a manner to meet operational needs, in compliance with company and regulatory requirements. You will maintain core operational task qualifications and perform tasks from other disciplines.

This position is overtime eligible, part of an on-call rotation and provides emergency support as required. Some travel will also be required.

What you’ll do

Independently perform installation, testing, repair, and maintenance on compressor station equipment, and other facilities relevant to the pipeline system
Troubleshoot, test, & maintain shutdown devices, fire & gas systems, auxiliary systems, HVAC systems, relief and Over Pressure Protection devices, control valves, PLC’s & control systems
Install & configure software in control systems
Perform routine and major maintenance on gas turbine packages, gas compressor units, meter station asset equipment and associated auxiliary equipment, assist with pipeline asset maintenance
Perform emergency repairs to meet customer and client needs
Oversee the safe and efficient completion of projects
Active control of contractors
Ensure facilities and personnel comply with TC Energy’s safety, health, environment, and risk standards
Procure resources and manage within budgets for the facilities
Provide support to our business partners

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalency (GED) is required
Fully certified Journeyperson Electrician or Journeyperson Industrial Instrumentation Technician / Technologist
Minimum 5 years of industrial experience
An alternate combination of education and experience may be considered

Preferred Qualifications

Dual-ticket would be considered a strong asset
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
Demonstrated effective written & verbal communication skills
Competent using equipment applicable to the maintenance of control systems
Experience working with high pressure natural gas
Experience with GE PLCs or Allen Bradley PLCs
Current with technological advances in the compression field
Fully competent and current with all Health, Safety and Environment standards and training
Familiarity with SAP and/or Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Highly motivated with interpersonal skills to effectively work in a collaborative team environment that includes shared responsibilities, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others, support team and company objectives, and a willingness to work in all areas required by the team

  • This position requires candidates to:
Have and maintain a valid Driver's License
Provide a driver's abstract for review
Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing

Apply now!

Apply to this posting by 07/02/2019 using reference code 49047. You must apply through our jobs system at jobs.tcenergy.com. Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Use a desktop or laptop computer to avoid system errors.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer.

Learn more

Visit us at TCEnergy.com and connect with us on our social media channels for our latest news, employee stories, community activities, and other updates.

Thank you for choosing TC Energy in your career search.

  • Depending on qualifications, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.
  • Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.
  • All positions require background screening. Some require criminal and/or credit checks to comply with regulations.
  • TC Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to provide employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or disability. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available on request during the recruitment process. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats or communication supports by contacting careers@transcanada.com.