Industrial Electrical Foreman

Techmation Electric & Controls Ltd is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Electrical Foreman for our Olds & Rocky Mountain House branches. This position is responsible for planning, scheduling, assigning, and inspecting the work of electrical journeymen, apprentices and trades helpers.


Techmation works on a variety of industrial oil and gas maintenance projects throughout Western Canada. As a successful applicant, you will have the opportunity to work on full-time, long-term construction projects with well-established and reputable clients.


Duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Plans, assigns, schedules, and supervises the work of journeymen and apprentices
  • Conducts periodic inspections and gives on-site supervision of hazardous work assignments
  • Install, modify, repair, and maintain various electrical systems and related equipment
  • Plan layout and illustration of electrical equipment and features based on job specifications
  • Estimates the time and material costs required for projected jobs
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards and defects, to ensure compliance with the code
  • Keeps cost and job records and submits reports to management
  • Promote and monitor site safety to ensure requirements and standards are adhered to and meet TECL’s safety culture



  • Journeyman Electrician certificate OR
  • Dual Ticketed Journeyman Electrician & Journeyman Instrumentation Technician
  • Minimum of 3 years leadership experience in a foreman or supervisory role
  • Must have previous electrical experience working within the Industrial Oil & Gas maintenance sector
  • Ability to manage a fluctuating workload and set priorities to meet deadlines
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable electrical codes, standards, and regulations
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Must have a flexible work schedule - shift work, overtime, and weekends
  • Valid Class 5 drivers license and reliable transportation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven dedication to safety
  • Candidates must have valid ESC H2S Alive, Standard First Aid Level A or C with CPR/AED, ESC Fall Protection, CSTS 09 & CSTS 2020 Certificates


Techmation Electric & Controls is one of Canada's Best Managed Companies (Platinum Club Member) that provides a complete range of electrical and instrumentation services throughout Western Canada for the Oil & Gas industry. Our culture is built on a foundation of positive attitudes, genuinely invested people, innovative programs, and quality mentorship. At Techmation, we are committed to Quality, Safety & Service!

We provide an attractive compensation package that includes competitive wages, benefits, and much more. Techmation believes in succession planning to promote employee career advancement.

If you are interested in a stable, long-term career growth opportunity, please submit your resume online through our company careers webpage: