Cambridge Chamber of Commerce


Zone: Region of Waterloo

Posted: 01-31-2024

Expires: 02-29-2024

GrandBridge Energy Inc. is guided by a vision to be a leader in energy transformation and driven by a mission to bridge communities to the energy future.  GrandBridge Energy delivers safe and reliable electricity to 111, 000 customers in the City of Brantford, the City of Cambridge, the Township of North Dumfries, and the County of Brant. Our talented employees fulfil our mission to help our communities bridge the transition towards an evolving and dynamic energy future.  Our values are the principles and beliefs that guide our operations.


GrandBridge Energy is recruiting for 2nd Year Apprentice to Journeyperson Powerline Technician who will report to our Operations South Centre in Brantford.


Major Job Duties:


  • Proficient with the construction of overhead and underground electrical distribution systems. 

  • Possess technical knowledge on the operation of the electrical distribution system, as well as the electrical equipment and mapping that comprises the electrical system.

  • Experienced in the troubleshooting and repair of the electrical distribution system.

  • Apply all aspects of the Electrical Utility Safety Rules, Book 7 Traffic Manual and relevant aspects of the Company Health and Safety program to all work on the electrical distribution system.

  • Competent with all aspects of the loading and operating requirements for digger and aerial device trucks, as well as associated rigging techniques.

  • Able to work in a physically demanding environment that includes heavy lifting, stretching, and pulling, climbing, working at heights and extreme weather conditions.

  • Perform regular stand-by duties (on-call) and assist with emergency callouts as required.

  • Contribute to a positive workplace culture by fostering collaboration, maintaining a positive attitude, supporting our customers, and contributing to a respectful and inclusive environment.


Education & Experience:


  • Meet or exceed the requirements of a 2nd Year Powerline Technician Apprentice in terms of hours worked, schooling status, competency & skills.

  • Valid driver’s record in good standing, preferably a DZ licence or Restricted AZ licence. If you do not hold a AZR licence, you must be willing to obtain it within your first eighteen months of employment.

  • Be able to respond to our service center within 30 minutes to meet on call requirements.


We offer an excellent working environment, career path exploration and development opportunities, a comprehensive total rewards package, and opportunities to get involved with teams and charitable events that support and make a difference in our community. To become a member of our team, please forward your resume by February 14, 2024 to [email protected]. When applying for the position, please quote “2nd Year Apprentice to Journeyperson Powerline Technician” in the subject line.