Electrical Installer


Abbotsford, BC

Safetek Profire’s Mission

Serving Those Who Keep Our Communities Safe

Why Join Us?

Safetek Profire is Canada’s leading provider of fire-rescue vehicles (fire trucks), parts and service. We represent Canada’s most recognized fire truck brands including E-One, KME, Metalfab, Smeal , Spartan, and SVI Trucks. We are looking for talented people to join our team who share our passion to serve.

We are looking for teammates with a proactive, never-fail attitude in the face of adversity and ambiguous situations. You must be curious and willing to learn and have the ability to work and motivate yourself independently while also working with teammates for the benefit of our customers and the team. If you are a self-motivated team player with a positive attitude, who understands and values customer satisfaction, we’d love to hear from you.

What You Will Contribute

As our manufacturing department continues to grow, we are actively seeking qualified individuals with strong technical expertise and adept problem-solving skills, we invite you to join us in upholding our commitment to delivering exceptional “Service Anywhere, Anytime”.

As an Automotive 12 Volt Electrical Installer, you will be involved in the installation of electrical wiring systems on automotive and heavy trucks, along with diagnosing various electrical wiring systems and ensuring each unit is operating correctly.

The job description and responsibilities outlined may not comprehensively cover all tasks associated with the role. Given the dynamic nature of the workplace, duties and responsibilities may be subject to additions and modifications as necessitated by changing circumstances.

What You Will Do

• Diagnose faults/malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of malfunction and the type and scope of repair required
• Adjust equipment and repair/replace defective parts, components, or systems, using hand/power tools
• Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers’ specifications and company quality standards
• Perform pre-delivery inspections of new fire-rescue vehicles
• Mount fire truck components to a body such as handrails, check plate, doors, etc.
• Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics, and code specifications
• Create wiring harness as per vehicle work order
• Troubleshoot any unforeseen issues that arise
• Program ECM’s and VMUX systems – training provided
• Some 12V light installation work
• Assembly and manufacturing conducted on-site
• Proficiency in using MS Office applications, parts ordering, and skilled in conducting research

What You Will Need

• A minimum of two years of experience in vehicular operations, coupled with a solid understanding of DC fundamentals, is required.
• Previous experience in vehicle upfitting or general 12 Volt vehicular installation is preferred.
• Experience in 2-way radio installations, public safety, commercial vehicle upfitting and installation, automotive security systems and OEM integration would be considered highly advantageous. .
• Able to operate systematically while retaining a sharp focus on precision.
• Demonstrates proficient practical skills in utilizing various tools, including electrical equipment.
• Collaborate with the production team leads to communicate customer requirements.
• Openness to learning about our fire truck manufacturing process and a commitment to continuously expanding expertise in the fire truck manufacturing industry, its components, products, and available technology.
• Approaches tasks with an optimistic, energetic, and passionate mindset.
• Demonstrates a willingness to learn about our fire truck manufacturing process and a commitment to continually expanding expertise in the fire truck manufacturing industry, including its components, products, and available technology.
• A skilled communicator who understands the significance of seeking assistance rather than becoming obstructed by challenges.
• Capability to cultivate collaborative relationships, serving as a well-regarded and trusted partner that others actively seek to work with.
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English.
• Demonstrated ability to work systematically with a keen attention to detail
• Actively engage in internal and external training courses for career advancement and personal development
• Driven by results without sacrificing quality
• Take accountability for tasks and executes them effectively
• Possesses a high level of ethics, values, integrity, and trustworthiness
• Possesses a valid BC Driver ’s License and is willing to acquire an air brake endorsement within 6 months of employment
• Must possess a valid passport and be willing and able to travel to the USA.

What We Offer at Safetek Profire

At Safetek Profire, you will enjoy competitive compensation, a safe and healthy work environment, and a full range of benefits (i.e.: group insurance, health care spending account, retirement savings plan, profit sharing plan, continuing education program, etc.).

• Opportunity to work on exciting projects of various sizes.
• Competitive salary and flexible benefits
• Good work-life balance
• Defined contribution pension plan
• Great team of colleagues to work and collaborate with
• Learning and Development programs, training, career opportunities


The masculine gender is used only to simplify the wording.

At Safetek Profire, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds, and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion, or disability, but enriches itself through these differences.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to: careers@firetrucks.ca