Industrial Electrician - Journeyman

Location: Richmond, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Maintenance

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced


Tree Island is one of North America’s largest producers of steel wire and fabricated steel wire products. Their line of wire products includes high and low carbon, galvanized, bright and stainless steel wires. These products are sold in either spooled or straight & cut sections to a variety of customers for further downstream fabrication, or for end-use applications such as bailing, strapping and fencing. The company also offers many finished wire-based products including a broad array of fasteners (packaged, collated and bulk nails), stucco reinforcing products, concrete reinforcing mesh, fencing and other fabricated wire products. Their products are made from wire rod sourced from a variety of producers around the world.

A significant portion of Tree Island’s products are used by three different areas of the construction industry: residential construction, residential renovation and heavy construction, which experience different demand cycles. They also serve industrial manufacturers and commercial fabricators, as well as the agricultural and forestry industries. A significant portion of their products are sold to distributors, including wholesale distributors of building products, baling wire and fencing products.



Tree Island's Maintenance Department is now accepting applications for the position of Industrial Electrician.

The successful candidate requires:

  •  BC or Inter-provincial Industrial Electrician Trade Qualification with a minimum of 5 years heavy industrial work experience. 
  • Experience to include the maintenance and repair of AC/DC drives, motor controls, circuit trouble shooting, PLC exposure, electrical controls for gas furnaces and overhead cranes, general motor repair and maintenance including pneumatic and instrumentation equipment.

The position rate of pay is $37.27 per hour plus a tool premium of $.20 cents. Electricians who obtain Electronic tickets shall in addition to all other wage differentials receive $.40 cents per hour for all hours worked requires membership in the Teamsters Union, Local 213. Shift work is required.

We thank you for your interest in Tree Island; please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No agencies please.


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