Power Systems Commissioner

Iconic Power Systems is experiencing steady growth as we continue to build long-term relationships with existing clients and foster relationships with new clients by providing them with consistently high-quality products and services.

If you are motivated by innovation, growth, teamwork, and complete client satisfaction, we have a career for you.

We offer an attractive remuneration package including health and RRSP benefits.


We are currently looking to fill 3 available positions for this role in Calgary, AB.


The Power Systems Commissioner is responsible for testing, inspecting, and commissioning high voltage power systems and equipment, such as transformers, circuit breakers, switchgears, and protective relays. You will also troubleshoot and resolve any issues or malfunctions that arise during the commissioning process, ensuring compliance with technical specifications and safety standards.


  • Diploma/degree in electrical engineering, electronics, or a related field.
  • Experience in power systems commissioning, testing, and troubleshooting, preferably in high voltage environments.
  • Knowledge of power systems theory, operation, and protection.


  • Proficiency in using electrical testing equipment and software, such as multimeters, power analyzers, Omicron, Doble, Meggar, and more.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, architectural, and SCADA flow drawings.
  • Ability to communicate with different types of relays such SEL, GE, and Siemens.
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills


  • Perform pre-commissioning checks and inspections to verify that equipment and systems are properly installed and meet design specifications.
  • Conduct functional tests and measurements on equipment to verify their performance and functionality.
  • Identify and troubleshoot any issues or malfunctions that arise during the commissioning process.
  • Document and report the results of commissioning activities and provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Coordinate and communicate with project managers, engineers, contractors, and clients throughout the commissioning process.
  • Follow and enforce safety rules and regulations, such as Permit To Work (PTW), Lock out – Tag Out (LOTO), Guarantee Of Isolation (GOI) and electrical lockout procedures.
  • Switching experience would be considered an asset.

Personal Characteristics

  • Safety – We go home safe every night.
  • Integrity – Around here our word means something.
  • Quality – Our quality stands on its own.
  • Accountability- We provide solutions, not problems.
  • Teamwork – Great people working together.
  • You have a calm demeanor and thrive in high-stress situations. You possess a nimble mind – You can think on your feet and resolve issues quickly.
  • Capable of implementing a culture of winning. We win the projects we want to win!
  • You are someone people rely on. You are responsible and dependable.
  • Approachable by all levels.
  • Not afraid to approach difficult situation and dig in to find a solution,
  • Self-motivated to make improvements and get tasks done on time – you want to see others in the company get the information they need at the right time.


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

Additional Information

  • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All staff may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time.

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