Blog/News

28 06, 2017

Sign and Lighting Tech Lead Hand Wanted!

June 28th, 2017|Careers, News|

Are you an electrical technician with experience in multiple trades? Are you a true leader who is capable of getting the best out of your employees? Want to join an organization that takes pride in doing the right thing? If so, we've got the perfect role for you. One of Western Canada's leading specialists in [...]

26 06, 2017

Our Spring Newsletter is here!

June 26th, 2017|News|

Well technically its now summer, but here is Westcan Sign & Lighting Service's June Newsletter!

21 06, 2017

Our Newest Addition to the Fleet!

June 21st, 2017|Go Green, News, safety|

We recently purchased and set up a new 2017 Nissan Service Van. The van has a rh41 lift on it and can reach 41 foot working height. The rh41 lift is also better for the environment since it can run for several hours on battery power reducing the amount of vehicle idle time. [...]

21 06, 2017

Sign/Lighting Tech & Safety Officer – Stephen

June 21st, 2017|News, Our Employees, Sign/Lighting Technicians|

We are doing features on Westcan's Sign/Lighting Technicians. This month's feature is Sign/Lighting Techician and Safety Officer Stephen Winrow. We asked Steve 6 questions: What was your first job? McDonald's, but my first full time job was as an auto body apprentice How long have you worked with Westcan Lighting? Almost 5 years What do [...]

21 06, 2017

The Wait Is Over: Alberta Energy Rebates Have Arrived!

June 21st, 2017|Go Green, News|

Years after most other jurisdictions took energy rebates for granted, the province of Alberta is finally getting with the times. Citizens are now incentivized to get greener and reduce their burden on the grid. LED lights are the key to saving energy, which means saving money. Incandescent, halogen, metal halide, and high pressure sodium bulbs are [...]

21 06, 2017

Team Building

June 21st, 2017|News, Our Employees|

A group of staff from both Westcan Sign & Lighting and sister company Chris's Signs at North King Lodge in beautiful Camano Sound on the north west coast of BC for a team building weekend. This event has been an annual occurrence for the past 8 years, often with several other customers and affiliated companies [...]

31 05, 2017

Safety Meetings – Another way we keep our employees safe!

May 31st, 2017|News, Our Employees, safety|

Did you know? We have regular safety meetings, this keeps our employees on top of the latest safety information. We also discuss any questions they may have about jobs on the go, safety of our service vehicles, and customer service as well. Because our work is often in awkward positions, and at heights using our [...]

28 05, 2017

Safety Issue? Trust Westcan Sign & Lighting

May 28th, 2017|maintenance, News, safety|

During the recent wind storms in Alberta, Westcan Sign & Lighting was called out to many emergencies from our customers. The below example is from client Acklands Granger, who's sign was badly damaged in the wind storm. Our technicians were called into service to take down the sign so that it could be repaired. The [...]

10 05, 2017

Shell Safety Day Edmonton

May 10th, 2017|News, safety|

Service Technicians from Westcan Lighting attended Shell Safety Day in Edmonton today. We learned about: Retailer dip stick and temperature testing Retailer printer training City of Edmonton fire extinguisher presentation and did some virtual fire extinguisher training A great and informative Shell Safety Day!