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Thank you for your interest in a career at Orangeville Hydro Limited.

Orangeville Hydro Limited welcomes applications from potential employees who come from all backgrounds and life experiences. Orangeville Hydro Limited welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applications received will be kept on file for a six month period but we encourage applicants to re-apply for any current job openings.

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest in our positions, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

How To Apply

Email your resume to: info@orangevillehydro.on.ca

Mail your resume to:
Orangeville Hydro Limited
400 C Line
Orangeville, Ontario
L9W 3Z8

Fax your resume to: (519)941-6061

Below are the current job postings at Orangeville Hydro Limited:

 

     Powerline Technician/Apprentice Powerline Technician

We are currently seeking a Powerline Technician/Apprentice Powerline Technician to join our team at Orangeville Hydro Limited.  We are currently looking to expand our team with the candidate being responsible for the day to day construction, operation, and maintenance of the electrical distribution system which services our customers within the Town of Orangeville & the Town of Grand Valley.

While in this position the successful candidate must enroll and work towards the completion of the 434A Powerline Technician certification program by satisfying the hours and training requirements.  As their individual skill level improves they will work towards the following objectives:

Perform all line construction and maintenance work in connection with underground and overhead power distribution systems in a safe and efficient manner
Be familiar with and use all safe working practices as set out by Orangeville Hydro
Be able to operate bucket trucks, radial boom derricks, hydraulic equipment and all other equipment and tools used in line construction and maintenance
Perform industry standard troubleshooting, service, operating and testing work on Orangeville Hydro Ltd. power distribution network consisting of all voltage levels up to and including 27.6 kV and 44 kV

Minimum Qualifications for all Applicants:

Grade 12 Secondary School diploma
Previous exposure to Electrical Theory will  be considered an asset
An energetic, motivated individual with a good work ethic and strong oral and written communication skills
Possess or be able to obtain a Valid Class DZ Driver’s License with a good driver’s abstract
Must be in good health and physically fit for year-round outdoor line work, in all elements
Effective communication skills to successfully interact with customers and peers
Must demonstrate commitment to the team approach of project management
Ability to use sound judgment, is flexible and responsible
Must be able to demonstrate focus and attention to detail

The successful applicant must possess a strong work ethic and a desire to be part of an organization that is team focused and community oriented.

The successful candidates will live or be willing to relocate within twenty (20) minutes of the Orangeville Hydro office and will be required to perform regular on-call duties as assigned. Candidates will be required to comply and be familiar with Company work practices and standards, operating rules and regulations, as well as all pertinent OHSA regulations.

Orangeville Hydro Ltd. offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.  Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume and transcript by June 30, 2017 to:

Orangeville Hydro Limited, 400 C Line, Orangeville, ON, L9W 3Z8

careers@orangevillehydro.on.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.