Apprentice Electrician (3rd or 4th Year) (Nanaimo)

The intention of the Wenner Group is to be far more than an electrical, automation, audio video and security company. We are a collective of talented and skilled individuals, who collaborate together to deliver technical solutions that simplify the lives of our clients. We are “Professional Technologists”.

We believe that the technology associated with modern residential and commercial buildings is so fundamental to delivering social, economical and environmental benefits, that the traditional aspects of electrical, audio video and security trades has changed completely. Out team of expert designers, certified electricians, integration and security technicians work across the entire electrical spectrum using the latest in technology to deliver outstanding results.

We are Vancouver Island’s leading provider of complete automation systems, including lighting, A/V, shading and security. The company is an experienced dealer for both Control 4 and Crestron. Due to increased demand by businesses and individual homeowners in the Central Island region, we are seeking full time 3rd or 4th Year Apprentice Electricians to join our team.

The Apprentice Electrician position will require a minimum of 2 years of industry experience with line and low voltage installations. Specific experience working on residential projects and integrated automated systems would be an advantage.

All candidates will possess strong work ethic, ability to work in a team and a very professional attitude. You will also be required to pass a criminal record check and have a current Drivers License with a clean driving record.

Job Responsibilities will include some or all of the following duties as listed below. The list is not exclusive and other duties may be included as required and agreed:

Read and interpret drawings, circuit diagrams and electrical code specifications to plan wiring layouts.
Complete Rough-In of all electrical requirements and cabling as per design.
Install electrical and lighting control and distribution equipment, such as switches, relays and circuit breaker panels.
Splice and connect wire to fixtures and components to form circuits and continuity test.
Electrical Finish and install of all lighting and power outlets and trims and accessories.
Connect electrical power to sound and visual communication equipment, signalling devices and heating and cooling systems.
In addition to the electrical requirements, the position will require working with and coordination with Wenner team members for Low Voltage Audio / Visual and Automation and/or Security work (including CCTV and Access Control)

Qualifications & Attributes:

High Quality Installation Skills
Great people and communication skills

A competitive salary will be presented to successful candidates (including an Insurance and Health Benefit plan) who can demonstrate the desire and experience to part of the Wenner Team.