Tank Electrician

Nisku, AB

Job Description


The Tank Electrician is required to perform tank inspections, repairs and maintenance on the wire powered systems for fuel storage systems which includes, but is not limited to troubleshooting electronic equipment, from lights to plus to cardlock electronics and customer interfaces. The Tank Electrician position highly impacts other business functions that depend on the accuracy and efficiency of the work being completed.


  • Design and build of control panels
  • Prepare work orders and other necessary paperwork and documentation according to Company and customer requirements
  • Repair, maintain, install, and trouble-shoot problems with electronic equipment
  • Maintaining a clean driving record and producing a drivers’ abstract upon request
  • Meet scheduling and on-call requirements (service calls, customer service etc.)
  • Ensure proper maintenance is conducted for Company tools, equipment and vehicles used
  • Meet Company, Customer and Legislative safety standards (i.e. personal protective equipment, equipment/material handling etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manager
  • Support Tank Technicians with shop workflow, tank turnaround
  • Work with minimal supervision in remote locations alone and sometimes with no cell service
  • Willingness to take initiative and provide strong communications skills


  • Experience in the oil and gas industry would be an asset but not necessary
  • Strong background in hazardous locations and classified zones
  • Strong understanding of CEC
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a warehouse/technician capacity


High School Diploma

Valid Journeyperson Electricians license

Working For AFD

AFD Petroleum Ltd. offers its team members competitive wages, paid training programs & educational reimbursement, future growth opportunities and an exceptional benefits package.

Get your career moving in the right direction and apply today.