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Multi Skilled Technician (L2 Controls)

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Sandpoint, ID, US

Company: TransCanada

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Multi Skilled Technician (L2 Controls) 

Reference Code: 57162 


Location: United States (US)  - Sandpoint, ID 
Job Category: Trades/Technical
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is eligible for our domestic relocation program   

General Information:

Reporting to the Borders West Operations Lead, the employee filling this position has (1) a high level of competency in the operations and maintenance of electronic and/or electrical Company equipment; and (2) an intermediate level of competency in mechanical skills.

 This position is:

  • Subject to random drug testing;
  • Subject to a rotating weekly on-call schedule;
  • Part of an on-call rotation and provides emergency support as required;
  • Required to reside within response time expectations as established by the hiring manager.

 *Please Note*

  • This position is represented by the IBEW Local Union #1245.  Filling of this position is subject to the terms and conditions of the governing collective agreement;
  • This position is subject to random drug testing.


  • Without direct supervision, performs installation, testing, repair and maintenance on compressor station equipment, pipeline facilities, metering and regulating equipment, communication systems and other facilities appurtenant to the pipeline system;
  • Performs routine and major maintenance on gas turbines packages, gas compressor units and associated auxiliary equipment; competent in rigging, interpreting technical reference documents and the use of precision measuring tools;
  • Performs service and repair to mechanical measurement or control equipment such as meters regulators and valves;
  • Responsibilities include power electricity, (including hazardous area equipment) process controls, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), electric generation equipment, microwave multiplex equipment;
  • Climb and work on the upper part of compressor buildings inside and outside;
  • Work closely with others and perform additional duties as assigned including administrative, clerical, and warehousing activities of the district. They may perform these functions apart from the crew either alone or with multiple employees engaged in a related activity;
  • Other tasks as required.


Qualifications and Education


  • Be qualified to perform the assigned duties with skill and efficiency.


  • Qualified candidates for the position will have a minimum of a two-year college electrical degree or equivalent electrical experience.


*The position requires candidates to:

  • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license;
  • Provide a driver’s abstract for review
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing.





*Depending on the qualifications of the applicants, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.

Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.

All positions require background screening. Some include criminal and/or credit checks in order to comply with regulations.

Please apply to this posting by 01/25/2019. To apply, please visit through your desktop or laptop. Use reference code 57162. Only applications submitted through the TransCanada Careers website will be acknowledged.

TransCanada is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. Government.

Make what you do matter.

At TransCanada we dream big, think big and do big things. For over 60 years, we've had the vision and scale to deliver big things that matter to the world. From supplying reliable and efficient energy to millions of North Americans with our pipelines, gas storage and power generation facilities, we believe in making big things possible. 

TransCanada is looking for people who are willing to think about the future...and think big. We're looking for people who are ready to take on the most significant challenges of their careers and define energy infrastructure in North America.

Thank you for choosing TransCanada in your career search.

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