Journeyman Powerline Technician (Foreman) – Lethbridge

Job Category: Full-time
Job Location: Lethbridge

Forbes Bros is currently recruiting a full-time Journeyman Powerline Technicians for Foreman positions in the Lethbridge and Pincher Creek area.



The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct tailboard meetings and plan daily work activities utilizing tailboard
  • Ensure daily checks, inspections are completed
  • Enforce all Company and Client compliance; reporting and stopping all non compliance
  • Ensuring time cards are entered correctly and in timely manor
  • Manage crew concerns and issue and elevate when required
  • Working with crew members for completing tasks
  • Adhere to Forbes Bros Occupational Health and Safety rules and regulations
  • Perform other tasks related to this function as assigned


Preferred Qualifications:

As the successful candidate, you will have …

  • Journeyperson Certificate/Red Seal Certificate
  • 3- 5 years experience working in the trade as a Foreman, with knowledge of distribution system
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to take and/or provide direction
  • Able to work in a team to efficiently and effectively complete jobs within deadlines
  • Must be flexible in hours worked, traveling, and working in adverse weather conditions
  • Able to lift 25kgs or more on a regular basis
  • Able to distinguish between colours
  • Able to complete physically demanding work that includes bending, crouching, kneeling and climbing at heights
  • Strong work ethic with a positive team attitude


Additional Details:

This position requires candidates to:

  • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license and acceptable driver’s abstract
  • Successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Live in the Lethbridge/Pincher Creek area
  • Travel and work overtime as required


What We Offer:

Forbes Bros offers an attractive compensation package that includes competitive wages, comprehensive benefit plan and a rewarding pension program. Forbes Bros has an open and team oriented culture that focuses on communication, innovation and respect in the workplace!


Forbes Bros is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring, to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted.

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