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Job ID #88 - Solar Installer (Powertec Electric Inc.)

ABOUT THE COMPANY

The Company provides a variety of electrician services for residential, commercial and industrial customers. Their mission is to leave each client feeling confident that their project has been professionally completed, and that they have received good value for their project dollars. They are constantly striving to improve our processes to create efficiencies, which in turn lead to a better product, delivered quickly, with less cost to the client. Their focus on lean construction practices allows them to provide inputs throughout the building process to ensure that the project is completed as efficiently as possible with the desired outcomes for the project owner. They are focused on the continued growth of the business, through maintained relationships with clients, employees and vendors. The Company strives to be the industry leader in Manitoba, with specific focuses on new emerging, and renewable technologies. They are an ambitious young group of individuals committed to growing and evolving with the changing needs of society and the electrical industry.

ABOUT THE JOB 

The Company is looking for Solar Installer. The position is based out of Winnipeg and the selected candidates may be required to travel as needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Installing Solar Systems
  • Carrying out Electrical Construction
  • Performing Maintenance Work
  • Traveling to and from job sites
  • Undertaking General Labor Duties and other reasonable expectations.

APPLICANT QUALITIES 

The candidates will have a strong desire to develop a career in the renewable energy field and will be willing to participate in an apprenticeship program.

COMPENSATION AND HOURS

Full-Time, $22/hr

LOCATION

Winnipeg, MB and required to travel as needed.

HOW TO APPLY

This position is posted by Iron and Earth. Your interest in this position would involve participating in the Net-Zero Pathways (NZP) Program, if eligible.

The Net-Zero Pathways Program will enable self-identified and engaged Indigenous and  underserved communities, fossil fuel workers and their communities to diversify their skills into a net-zero sector. For 7 weeks, NZP 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 to Net-Zero and its pathways (renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainability). NZP provides 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: We will assist with your onboarding for the first 6 weeks of your new job with an employer in the Net-Zero industry. You will also be assigned a Case Manager for support.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates should fill out the Participant Application Form as well as send their résumé/CV and cover letter to [email protected]  
Please mention Job 88 when applying.

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This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada's Sectoral Workforce Solutions Program.

Iron & Earth is committed to partnering with Indigenous workers to empower their communities to become self-sufficient in training programs, clean energy transition projects, and employment opportunities to combat environmental racism. It falls to all of us to continue the work of healing and reconciliation in our communities and our organizations. Our relationship with the land and the people who live here shapes who we are. It is in the spirit of reconciliation and honouring the past that we recognize treaties and agreements wherever they are and wherever we work.

We also acknowledge all peoples who live, work, and play on this land, and who honour and celebrate this territory.
As individuals and teams we may make mistakes along the way, but we are dedicated to growth, openness, compassion, and forgiveness. These principles in our work are essential to building successful and healthy relationships with individuals, communities, organizations, and governments.

We look forward to building a path to lead us to a better relationship with Indigenous nations and the environment around us based on peace, friendship, and respect.