Electrical Apprentice

Building Automation / Automatisation du bâtiment Lethbridge, AB


Position at ESC Automation

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 ESC Automation team today!

Position Summary: 

Install building automation control systems in new and existing buildings including retro fit projects in a construction environment.  Working conditions may include restricted movement, dirty environments, hazardous materials, moderate physical duties and working at heights.


• 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 and ceiling spaces
• Install, replace and repair electrical control equipment such as relays, temperature sensors, actuators and panels.
• Troubleshoot and isolate faults in electrical and electronic systems, remove and replace faulty components
• Splice, join and connect wire to components to form complete control systems
• Adhere to all company policies and procedures
• Perform tasks with minimal supervision and in accordance with ESC 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


• Indentured Apprentice in Alberta (1st-4th Year) with conduit experience
• High School degree, diploma, or a GED equivalent qualification from a certified college
• Knowledge of electrical theory and terminology
• Experience with HVAC, building automation systems and VFD’s 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
• Commercial / Construction installations experience
• Class 5 driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

ESC Automation Inc. is the largest Delta Controls partner in North America, with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, New York, Seattle, Portland, New Jersey, Philadelphia, and Toronto. For more than 3 decades, ESC Automation Inc. has offered dependable and user-friendly building control solutions to commercial, healthcare, education, and leisure buildings vertical markets. As industry leaders, our track record includes delivering the world’s first fully integrated native BACnet building solution encompassing HVAC, Lighting and Access products.