ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Company is a leading provider of turnkey solar systems on ground mounted utility scale PV power plants headquartered in Hirschberg, Germany. With their team of dedicated employees, they develop, plan, build, operate and finance photovoltaic systems in Germany, Europe and worldwide - tailor-made with a standardized approach. The North America office is in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with a satellite office in Calgary, Alberta.
As a growing international private company, they value authenticity, fair business practices, innovation, quality, and zest for life. They look for highly spirited people embracing those same core values to join them! They are dedicated to promoting solar renewable energy in North America and reducing our carbon footprint. Join them in shaping the energy transition!
ABOUT THE JOB
The Company is currently seeking General Laborer to work in our various sites across Alberta including, Fox Coulee (Drumheller).
The successful General Laborer will be responsible for various manual tasks, be dependable, safety-minded, and have a passion for the Renewable Energy Industry.
Installing racking systems and solar panels
Using hand tools, both manual and powered, to install racking and modular components
Inspecting solar panel racking components
Helping with site upkeep and cleaning as required
Able to work in a team setting as well as independently
Strong communication skills
Ability to readily accept and apply direction from supervision
On-the-job training provided as needed
Workers may be considered for additional roles as the project progresses
- Prior construction/trades experience an asset
- High school diploma
- A valid class 5 license and/or reliable transportation
- Must be of legal age to work in Alberta
- Current CSTS 2020 certification, valid certification required (required)
- WHIMIS 2015 certification, valid certification (required)
- Basic understanding of construction principles and procedures
- Willing to learn and adhere to all safety rules and regulations
- Be in good health and physically fit
- Familiarity with the use of hand and power tools
- Able to work outside in various weather conditions
- Fixed Term Contract
- The base hours of work are a regular 44-hour work week, with the potential for extended work hours based on business needs.
THIS IS A JOB OPENING POST
This position is posted by Iron & Earth. Your interest in this position would involve participating in the Net-Zero Pathways (NZP) Program, once hired by the employer.
The Net-Zero Pathways Program will enable self-identified and engaged Indigenous and fossil fuel workers, members of underserved communities (list or not?) to diversify their skills into the net-zero sector.
NZP is a 7-week program that provides one-on-one case management, employability soft skills teachings, and engagement with employers to recruit and hire skilled workers seeking reliable employment opportunities.
Week 1: Introduction /overview of the renewable energy sector. NZP offers a fully paid 5-day (including wrap-around financial assistance) employability and employer-based workshop with an overview of the opportunities in the renewable energy sector.
Weeks 2-7: Hands on training. We will assist you for the first 6 weeks of your employment onboarding with an employer in the renewable energy industry.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send their résumé/CV and cover letter to [email protected]
Please mention Job 83 when applying.
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This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada's Sectoral Workforce Solutions Program.