The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).
This is a preference competition. All applicants are encouraged to apply, however first consideration for this competition will be given to women, Indigenous people and persons with disabilities. Applicants are requested to self-declare at the time of application.
An eligibility list may be created for similar positions and will remain in effect for 12 months.
The Department of Central Services is seeking a highly motivated Power Engineer to work with Asset Management - Central Capital at Headingley Correctional Centre. This position offers reliable and full time employment with a defined pension plan. The Manitoba government also provides an excellent benefits package, which includes extended health, health spending, dental, vision, long-term disability, supportive employment, sick leave, paid vacation and maternity/parental leave. The Department of Central Services provides ongoing professional and educational development for its employees.
Conditions of Employment:
Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
Must have a valid 4th Class Power Engineering Certificate Registered with the province of Manitoba
Must have the ability to work on call, work alone, work outdoors and work with exposure to steam, chemicals, noise and dust
Must provide and maintain a satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check
Must have a valid 5th Class Full driver's licence and ability to travel within the District
Must be physically able to perform the duties of the position, including working at heights, in confined spaces, and wearing personal protective equipment
Manitoba 4th Class Power Engineering certificate.
Experience in operating, maintenance and repair of a Low and High Pressure Heating plant and its auxiliaries.
Experience with computers and computerized facility maintenance management systems.
Experience with HVAC operations, life safety systems and building control systems.
Time management skills with the ability to plan and follow up.
Interpersonal skills to communicate effectively and respectfully with internal and external contacts.
Analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative.
Knowledge of safe work practices, procedures and relevant safety policies and legislation.
Under the supervision of the Chief Engineer, or designate, the Power Engineer performs duties required under the Power Engineers Act to operate boilers, chillers and auxiliary equipment including HVAC in a safe and efficient manner at the Headingley Correctional Centre. The Power Engineer must be capable of performing scheduled and breakdown maintenance and responding to emergencies as required. This position may be required to assist in maintenance and repairs to buildings and equipment at this facility and others in the District.
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Service Centre 3
Human Resource Services
600-155 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, MB , R3C 3H8
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We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.