Posted on 05/13/2024

Powerline Technician Apprentice


Powerline Technician Apprentice
Full-time, Project Based position
Various Locations 
Referral Eligible: No

Celebrating 60 years of People | Projects | Values around the world!
Michels Canada is a nationally recognized energy, infrastructure, and power construction general contractor with offices across Canada. We are part of the Michels Family of Companies.
Our company is dedicated to empowering our People’s personal and professional growth and providing them with the tools and support needed to create innovative solutions to shape a better future for others.
The Michels Family of Companies is a family-owned and privately held global construction company with operations across North America, Australia, and Germany.
Michels Canada is headquartered in Nisku, Alberta, with offices in Vancouver and Toronto.

Michels Canada is looking for Apprentice Powerline for projects across Canada. MICHELS is one of the largest companies in North America powering communities with its robust expertise and resources. Michels Canada is excited to continue to expand its services across Canada, and for you to be a part of this exciting journey!


  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customer and follow all safety policies, procedures, and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
  • Performs work in accordance with construction and installation plans, standards, inspection and test plans, safety and technical procedures, repair, and maintenance requirements on Transmission, Distribution, and Substation.
  • Assists the installation, relocation, and/or removal of civil works, wires, communication cables, and other power facilities.
  • Assists in the assembly and installation of civil, structural, electrical, and communication equipment affiliated with power facilities.
  •  Works in conjunction with other trades and contractors to ensure timely completion of work.
  • Inspects and confirms safe operation of tools, instruments, devices, and mobile equipment.
  • Complete general site maintenance including clean up, and assisting other workers on site as directed. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Blue Book or proof of apprenticeship as an Apprentice Linesman 
  • Experience with distribution work  
  • Experience with line line work 
  • Experience operating powerline equipment 
  • Class 1 or Class 3 Driver’s License 
  • Experience working with SaskPower is an asset 
  • Successful completion of pre-access requirements (online training, verification of tickets and apprenticeship, satisfactory D&A test)

  • Must be able to communicate verbally and through written language (by hand and digitally) in English.
    We offer competitive total compensation, meaningful and challenging work, and an engaging and collaborative environment. For more information on our company, please visit our website at
    We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. For other opportunities at Michels Canada, join us at
    It is our commitment to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless their race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, or ordinances. If you need assistance and /or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruitment process, please send us an email to:

    No recruitment agencies, please!

    **Please be aware! **
     It has come to Michels Canada attention that job seekers have received false employment offers from individuals or organizations posing as Michels Canada. Please keep in mind these important tips:

  • Michels Canada does not require payment from anyone seeking employment at any time during the recruitment and/or selection process.
  • All recruitment email correspondence comes from email addresses displaying the correct spelling of our company name:
  • Formal offers of employment are only made once the recruitment and selection process are complete. Personal and banking information is NOT collected until you have been personally onboarded by our HR team.
  • We do not extend any formal offers of employment or execute employment agreements through text messaging, social media, job posting websites or social chat platforms.

We take this matter seriously and are continuously working with the appropriate authorities. Please remain aware of this matter, report any suspicious outreach to your local authorities, and email any concerns to
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Michels Canada
Infrastructure - Power
Canada | SK
Employment Duration
Full Time
Job Posted