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Date:  Sep 22, 2022

Calgary, AB, CA Fort McMurray, AB, CA Winnipeg, MB, CA

Operating Sector:  Electricity

Position Title:  General Labourer

Build Your Career at Aecon

Aecon is proud to build some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of this generation. From the roads and transit systems that connect our communities, to the communication networks that link us from coast-to-coast, and the water infrastructure that supplies our businesses and homes. Our integral work includes constructing the pipelines that join provinces with the energy that fuels the nation, and the airports and ports that connect us all. Aecon is there, safely and sustainably building the future.  


We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our employees. We are always searching the globe for exceptional candidates to join the Aecon family and be a part of our forward-thinking, innovative, best-in-class organization!  


What Is The Opportunity?

Faster.Smarter.Safer. This is how Aecon Utilities is committed to delivering projects. Aecon Utilities is ready to become Canada’s #1 utility construction provider and we are looking for a General Labourer to help us get there!


Voltage Power Ltd, a subsidiary of Aecon Utilities, is a design build high voltage electrical contracting firm that provides the highest quality in products and services for electrical utilities, independent power producers and large power users.


As part of Voltage Power, you will be responsible for assisting our line crew in installing and maintaining overhead, underground, transmission, and distribution systems. This position is project based with awarded and ongoing projects located in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia. Ability to travel and work out of town considered an asset.


What You Will Do Here

  • Assist with Install of major equipment such as circuit breakers, switches, transformers, and other electrical apparatus’s
  • Support with install and repair of conduit and cable trench in and around substations, powerhouses, and other installations
  • Operate specialized mobile equipment and vehicles
  • Loading and unloading construction materials, and moving them to work areas
  • Sorting and assembling material such as hardware, connectors, and /or assemblies
  • Receiving and inspecting materials on site
  • Pass tools to line crew by acting as a general helper on the ground
  • Support line crew with setting poles, installing structural steel, etc.
  • Assist with grounding installations
  • Aid with positioning reels of electric cable
  • Perform other related duties of a comparable level/type as assigned
  • Assist team with filling out Occupational Health & Safety administration and forms when needed
  • Drive an inclusive culture to promote equity, welcome different perspectives, and enable career progression by fostering a sense of belonging.


What You Will Bring to the Team  

  • High School diploma or equivalent an asset
  • Familiarity with power tools, machinery, and equipment used in the electrical trades.
  • Ability to interpret and apply blueprints, specifications, and codes an asset
  • Valid ON Driver’s License and reliable transportation
  • Ability to navigate construction job site terrain and meet physical demands such as standing for long periods of time, lifting and/or manipulation of objects or heavy loads of up to 50 + pounds
  • Knowledge of construction occupational health & safety principals and procedures
  • Ability to operate aerial workplace platform vehicles and construction vehicles
  • Comfort working in high-stress environment within extreme weather fluctuations
  • Ensure safe, effective use and maintenance of any vehicle, tools or general equipment used
  • Excellent interpersonal skills when relating to the public, contractors, subcontractors, or co-workers.
  • Be a champion of inclusion and diversity



Aecon fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging within and across our organization. We welcome all to apply including, women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


We are committed to adhering to the objectives and requirements outlined in the Accessible Canada Act (ACA), and to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner, through the implementation of the requirements of the ACA and its applicable regulations. If you require accommodation under the ACA Act during any step of the application process please click here.