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Field Support

Job Title: Field Support
Location: Winnipeg, MB
Reports to: Manager, Winnipeg
Job Posting#: 103-2022
Application Deadline: October 9, 2022

We currently have an opening for a Field Support Person, responsible for providing an on-site presence to support our design offerings and coordinate construction of overhead and underground electrical and telecommunication infrastructure. Training will be provided.


Responsibilities:

  • Performing site visits to rural and remote communities to collect and record measurements, pictures, and field information
  • Meet customers on site to discuss electrical and telecommunications requirements
  • Providing markups, pictures, and concepts/sketches to the engineer-of-record for designs
  • Preparing site visit reports to communicate relevant design and safety information
  • Attending pre-construction meetings to coordinate construction tasks
  • Conducting progress inspections for safety and design conformity
  • Communicating construction issues clearly to design staff, contractors, and clients
  • Providing ongoing technical support, customer care, and quality assurance on-site
  • Inspecting constructed works and providing markups, pictures, and other documentation to the engineer-of-record for completion review
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrate excellent attention to detail and pride in their work
  • Demonstrate from previous experience their ability to learn and adapt to changing environments
  • Demonstrated self-motivation and drive for improvement
  • Class 5 driver’s license

A few qualifications that would help you succeed:

  • Have a strong technical background in electric utility construction
  • Provide experienced feedback regarding electrical designs and workmanship
  • Previous knowledge of and experience with utility design standards
  • Previous utility construction management experience
  • Great interpersonal skills with the ability to develop business relationships conducted in a professional manner
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities

Primary offers a highly competitive compensation package including, competitive salaries, bonuses, Health & Dental benefits, Health Care Spending Account, flexible work schedules, paid vacation, Company Matching RRSP, flex days, and several career and professional development opportunities.

This position may require the successful candidate to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. It may also require the successful candidate to undergo regular COVID-19 testing.

If you are ready for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the industry, please send your resume in confidence to: careers@primaryeng.com

We thank all candidates for their application however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
**Please note, you must be legally able to work in Canada**

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ABOUT US

Primary Engineering and Construction Corporation (Primary) is a growth-oriented industry leader providing professional electrical engineering and construction services and specializing in emerging marketplaces in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario and Saskatchewan.

We offer design and design/build services for all types of electric utility distribution infrastructure to a wide variety of clients including electric utility companies, developers, builders, commercial and industrial businesses, oil companies, government, and private contractors. Our devotion to excellence has attracted some of the best young professional minds to our company.

GOOD PEOPLE committed to progress

Primary is committed to growing the careers of our people. We believe everyone should have the opportunity to determine their career path and fulfill their ambitions. Our people are genuine, honest, accountable and full of entrepreneurial spirit.

We work hard, see the big picture, are always ready and willing to adapt, and always strive to be better than we were yesterday. We take pride and ownership in everything we do, and most of all, we do it as a team.

HEALTH & SAFETY

The safety and well-being of our people, our clients, and our communities is our top priority in any work we do and is never comprised. Safety is one of the core values that every member of our team understands and lives by, and we ensure this through communication, education and participation. Our safety goal has always been zero incidents, and we work together through every project to achieve that goal.

Safety is ingrained in every project and each task our employees and contractors complete, whether in the office or onsite. Primary has developed effective workplace health and safety management programs designed to reduce and eliminate the number of work-related injuries, leading to a safety track record well above industry average. We are also diligent in selecting the companies we work with, choosing only those with a safety standard as high as our own.