Electrician, Journeyman

Electrical / Électrique Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, team today! 

Position Summary: 

We are currently looking for a Journeyman Service Electrician to join our fast-paced service & small projects team for Saskatoon and the surrounding area. The role will be responsible for completing daily service calls/small projects, control/BAS wiring, fire alarm systems, refrigeration electrical, EV charging installations and commercial TI's. 

The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, professional work ethic, above average computer skills with Windows-based programs, troubleshooting/analytical experiences, and ability to interact with customers a must. 


  • Performing new installations and repair work on electrical equipment and wiring
  • Read and interpret drawings, circuit diagrams and electrical code specifications to determine wiring layouts for new and existing installations
  • Cut, bend, thread and install conduits and other types of electrical conductor enclosures and fittings
  • Pull wire through conduits, walls and ceiling spaces.
  • Splice, join and connect wire to components to form complete control systems
  • Troubleshooting, analyzing, repairs, reconditioning and re-installing electrical equipment including HVAC, refrigeration systems and various BAS applications.
  • Experience working with electrical and electronic testing equipment
  • Reporting on and recommending improvements to electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Developing and managing work orders, logs, and other documentation accurately and on time
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Perform tasks with minimal supervision and in accordance with Ainsworth Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • Perform all job functions in a safe and healthful manner, abiding by and in accordance with all applicable Health, Safety and Environmental company policies and government legislation/regulations.
  • Some after hours and weekend work will be required


  • Journeyman Electrician with Commercial experience (5+ years)
  • Knowledge of electrical theory and terminology and the Canadian Electrical Code
  • Experience with Fire Alarms is an asset
  • Ability to read and draw simple electrical sketches and schematics
  • Excellent command of the English Language, both written and oral
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to execute precision work
  • Strong work ethic and communication skills.
  • Commercial/Construction installations experience
  • Must be able to obtain and pass security clearances once hired.
  • Class 5 driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract 
Why work at Ainsworth (a GDI company) ? 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is growing at an unprecedented rate and to help attract and retain top talent, we provide benefits on your first day with us. We offer a wide variety of benefits including the following:  
Benefits: Comprehensive health, dental and medical benefits, including wellness supports, RRSP matching and generous vacation 
Rewards: Service milestones and peer recognition plus Employee Discounts and Incentives 
Flexibility: Hybrid working models, where applicable 
Diversity: An inclusive organization that embraces diversity and belonging; work in a great team atmosphere with future potential for promotion within company 
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request. 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is an integrated multi-trade company, offering end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country!  
Join us…. Make a difference.