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Electrical Maintenance Specialist

Sarnia, ON
  • To be discussed
  • As soon as possible

Posting End Date:

January 31, 2023

Employee Type:

Regular-Full time


This is a non-union position

Would you like to contribute to the protection of the environment and the operational reliability of our pipeline systems by maintaining all electrical aspects of the pipeline? The Electrical Maintenance Specialist provides professional and technical support and assists with creating a strong reliability, maintenance and mechanical integrity culture within the area maintenance groups. If this interests you, please apply today and join our team!

Interested in this phenomenal opportunity? Apply today! We can't wait to hear from you! #joinourteam

We offer opportunities for growth, increasing your knowledge and skills, and an exciting career filled with a competitive benefits and pension package including generous time off.

What You Will Do:
  • Develop job plans to be applied by Planners and work with Job Planning Subcommittee to standardize job plans across the company

  • Lead investigations into electrical equipment failures and prepare failure reports.

  • Lead and champion the implementation of preventive & predictive maintenance such as non-destructive testing (NSD), transformer oil sampling, infrared, motor analysis, etc.

  • Assist area maintenance teams with reliability and maintenance issues on VFDs, motor control centers, switchgears, instrumentation, valve actuators, electrical contactors, petroleum quality and measurement equipment, motors, substation and other electrical equipment.

  • Identify & assist aging equipment and submit risk assessments in Encompass for capital funding and lead five year substation inspections.

  • Review predictive maintenance reports and Control Centre generated work orders to identify reliability opportunities. Collaborate with impacted stakeholders as needed to resolve the issues.

  • Identify technical training requirements for Regional electricians. Supporting the development of technicians through formal / informal training and mentoring.

Who You Are:
  • Completion of an approved electrical apprenticeship program or 2 year electrical technical/vocational degree .Related university degree and six‐plus years’ experience OR eight‐plus years of previous field operations experience, OR equivalent mix of formal education and experience.

  • Strong problem solving skills demonstrated through a shown ability to identify solutions to complex challenges.

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills - both written and verbal to internal and external audiences.

  • Strong background in preventive and predictive maintenance technologies such as NSD, motor merging, infrared analysis, motor testing analysis, high & medium voltage maintenance and troubleshooting, etc.

  • Desire and ability to learn new maintenance concepts and techniques.

  • Knowledge of oil/gas pipeline operations is desired.

  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.

  • Ability to initiate and manage change, be innovative, think strategically, and work well with teams.

Working Conditions:
  • This role is comprised of both field and office work (50% and 50%, respectively). A valid Ontario “G” Driver’s license, a reliable vehicle and maintenance of a responsible driving record is required.

  • Hours of work can vary due to emergencies, line scheduling and outages or non-routine work. Work during nights and weekends are sometimes required.

  • Work occasionally required in high noise level areas or confined spaces.

  • Overnight travel of approximately 30-40 days per year may be required.

Flex work

Enbridge provides competitive workplace programs that differentiate us and offer flexibility to our team members. Enbridge’s FlexWork (Hybrid Work Model) offers eligible employees the opportunity to work variable daily schedules with a flexible start and end time, to opt for a compressed workweek schedule, and the option to work from home on Wednesdays and Fridays. Role requirements determine your eligibility for each option or combination of options. #LI-Hybrid

Diversity and inclusion are important to us. Enbridge is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, veteran status, Indigenous/Native American status, or disability. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats, communication supports, or other accessibility assistance by contacting

Information For Applicants:

  • Applications can be submitted via our online recruiting system only.
  • We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
  • Final candidates for this position may be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check.

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