Electronic Instrument Control Technician 1

Vancouver Coastal Health - Powell River, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Description:
Job Title: Electronic Instrument Control Technician 1

Work Site:
Additional Sites:
Plant Maintenance, Powell River Hospital - Powell River, BC

Bella Bella, Bella Coola, Sechelt (2 to 3 short trips per year for maintenance purposes)

Status: Regular Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $33.65 per hour


Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays

Reference#: 129849-rro

Come work as an Electronic Instrument Control Technician in Powell River, BC with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for an Electronic Instrument Control Technician to join the Plant Maintenance team at Powell River Hospital. Apply today to join our team!

As an Electronic Instrument Control Technician with VCH you will:

Perform skilled work in the installation, alteration, troubleshooting, maintenance, service and repair of electronic equipment and systems.
Interpret prepared sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications.
Understand and operate computer software for electronic equipment/systems, and building automation systems (BAS).

All work performed on electronic equipment and systems is done in accordance with, where applicable, bylaws, regulations, codes and standards.


Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.


On the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, where endless green mountains meet sheltered Pacific Ocean waters, Powell River provides a stimulating blend of outdoor adventure and cultural amenities. Originally founded as a resource extraction centre - once home to the world's largest pulp and paper mill - Powell River now offers adventurers countless opportunities for kayaking, canoeing, rock climbing, golfing, boating, hiking, biking, fishing, and scuba diving. This area is host to world-class art galleries, tremendous dining opportunities, and memorable events and festivals.

On the doorstep of both Vancouver and Vancouver Island, the Powell River region offers an array of experiences for travelers of all kinds, no matter the season. Experience the legendary Sunshine Coast Trail and Powell Forest Canoe Route, rock-climb the Eldred Valley, snowshoe in the Knuckleheads; this is the adventure destination you've long been waiting for.

Education & Experience

Graduate of a recognized diploma program in Electronic Technology plus three (3) years’ recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Industry and vendor equipment certifications as required.

Knowledge & Abilities

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.