Westcan Sign and Lighting Service would like to inform the public that we are taking steps to ensure the safety and well-being of our employees, our community, clients and industry colleagues during this COVID-19 crisis. After considering this crisis and reviewing the data supplied by the BC Centre for Disease Control and other resources, we [...]
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 [...]
Well technically its now summer, but here is Westcan Sign & Lighting Service's June Newsletter!
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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!