Edward Rilkoff, AScT

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Edward Rilkoff, AScT

Compression & Controls Technician

  • Classification: Applied Science Technologist
  • Discipline: Electronics Engineering
  • Current Employer: FortisBC
  • Position: Compression and Controls Technician E&I
  • Post Secondary: Electronics Technology Diploma
  • High School: SHSS Castlegar

Career Experience

I have a wide range of experience. I started out as a Gas Controller in operations controlling a natural gas pipeline system via SCADA. Radio Technician transitioned into Electronics Construction of Marine Radio control consoles for the Coast Guard. I have for the most part of my career been involved in the care of natural gas pipeline compressor station work. This includes day to day, annual and predictive maintenance, and any related project work.

Why I Became A Technology Professional

  • Networking and to support technology in BC

Career Highlights

  • Industrial Instrument Mechanic - Red Seal
  • Industrial Electrician - Red Seal with unassigned B level FSR status
  • Electrician - Red Seal
  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) - Red Seal
  • Gas fitter Class A License

Professional & Community Activities

  • Outdoor recreation - hiking, biking.
    Amateur Radio