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Looking for change #178373
05/29/08 07:11 AM
05/29/08 07:11 AM
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mr_electrician  Offline OP
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Joined: Jun 2007
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London, Ontario
Hello everyone. I am sure this is not the right area to post this but I wanted it to be in the canadian area. I am a 35 year old electrician in London Ontario looking to make a move to another company. I am looking into working with well established small to medium sized companies that do industrial work and some commercial work. I have a 309a, 442a, and a masters. Currently I am employed in the automotive industry. If you know of a good company that pays my current wage of $30/hr + or - $2/hr then point them to this posting or send a private message.
Thanks

Last edited by mr_electrician; 05/29/08 07:12 AM.

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Re: Looking for change [Re: mr_electrician] #178539
06/03/08 09:26 PM
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marsbar  Offline
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london, ont, canada
Now is not the best time for starting a new job, where are you working. I am also from London, Ontario and things are slowing down as far as I can see, there is the option of sub contract work in residential areas but I would still keep a FT job.

Re: Looking for change [Re: marsbar] #178545
06/04/08 12:33 AM
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Edmonton Alberta Canada
Would you be willing to pay your own move to Alberta?

Re: Looking for change [Re: Check Pilot] #178546
06/04/08 12:45 AM
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Edmonton Alberta Canada
I'm looking for one new guy. We do reno's exclusively, mostly kitchens, which almost always means a change in panelboards in the area that we concentrate on here in Edmonton. 10 hour days. Someone that's a Journeymen only and looking for or has a Master certificate is our requirement.

Ya gotta be extremely good with our clients too.

It starts at $45.00 per hour and incrementally gets to $75.00 per hour in 3 years if you make our customers happy with no complaints. You will need to be a Master Electrician by that time too. (Or my wife will kill me). :-)

Re: Looking for change [Re: Check Pilot] #178550
06/04/08 07:16 AM
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mr_electrician  Offline OP
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London, Ontario
That wage seems fairly good to an ontarian, but the cost of living is so much higher there in Alberta.


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Re: Looking for change [Re: mr_electrician] #178749
06/10/08 08:27 PM
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call the ibew local in your area or if your interested in toronto or ibew 2085 in wpg is hotter than a firecracker for work and will probably take in new journeyman


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