Senior Commissioning Technologist

Full Time

Website Rising Edge Group

Since our inception in 2002, Rising Edge has grown to provide a wide array of high voltage electrical services in the power, transmission, distribution, industrial, and renewables sectors.

Role: Reporting to the Field Area Manager, the Sr. Commissioning Technologist is responsible to commission and test primary and secondary power equipment in the field which includes maintaining medium to high-voltage substation power delivery equipment such as breakers, switchgears, circuit breakers, relays and transformers. The Sr. Commissioning Technologist is also responsible to mentor and educate junior technologists including reading and interpreting prints, Risk Management and industry best practices. The Sr. Commissioning Technologist also plays a leading role in setting up and operating standard as well as specialized test equipment to diagnose and analyze the performance of power delivery equipment on the job site.

Responsibilities: As a Sr. Commissioning Technologist, your responsibilities include: Work safely alongside all members of the construction crew. Acceptance and maintenance testing of 600v to 500kV electrical equipment. Installation, commissioning and maintenance of protection and control equipment, SCADA in medium to high-voltage transmission substations such as differential, distance, line protections, transformer protections, overcurrent, etc.

Interpret prints, analyze test reports and recommend corrective actions. Work with high voltage equipment such as Circuit breakers, transformers, switches and control circuits for protection, indication and monitoring systems. Supervise, mentor and train junior technicians.

Be able to work with various types of manufacturer’s test equipment: Omicron, CMC, CT Analyzer, Cibano, CPC100. Doble M4000, SFRA. MEGGER, Insulation resistance. Ductor, micrometer. Dilo SF6 Tester.

Requirements: Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology from an accredited post-secondary institution or Degree in Electrical Engineering. Minimum of 5+ years of experience in Field Testing and Commissioning. Experience in substations required (ex. 600v to 500kV). Experience with relay testing with various equipment an software. Familiar with power transformers, high voltage switches, breakers, CT’s and PT’s, NGR, and Capbank. Past experience with testing software will be beneficial (Omicron Test Universe, Doble M4000, AcSELerator, Seimens Digsi, Enervista). Competent and comfortable with Microsoft Office Suite.

Demonstrate a willingness to work safely and show concern for environmental, health and safety issues in the workplace. Must have the ability to work in adverse weather conditions and have a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Willing to work out of town and on rotation, (ex. 4 on 3 off work schedule).

Benefits: Extended Healthcare Plan (Medical, Disability, Dental & Vision). RPP – Group RRSP. Paid Time Off Benefits. Training & Development. Employee Assistance Program – Counseling.

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