Electrical Technologist



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Kingston, ON - (CAN) 645 Gardiners Road Unit 1 ON Kingston , ON K7M 8K2



Job Description

We are in urgent need of an electrical technologist to cover an unplanned absence for a few weeks.

Electrical Technologist Position (Temporary)


* 3-year Electrical Engineering Diploma or equivalent work experience.

Related Experience:

* Must possess exceptional organization skills

* Excellent verbal and written communications capabilities required

* Thorough understanding and demonstrated working knowledge of the laws and regulations related to the scope of work

* Ability to deal professionally and courteously with internal and external contacts

* Proven experience working with confidential and sensitive information

* Ability to work on multiple priorities in a fast paced environment, strong attention to detail is required on a daily basis

* Knowledge of different types of Man Machine Interfaces

* Knowledge of variable frequency drives

* Knowledge of conduit construction and installation

* Knowledge of running wire, making connections and labelling

* Knowledge of relevant codes, standards and guidelines (e.g. CSA, TSSA, NFPA)

* Knowledge of equipment to select for field installations

* Ability to create logic ladder diagrams for PLC

* Ability to program PLC Systems, preferably OMRON

* Ability to properly install electrical equipment and conduits

* Ability to create technical drawings (e.g. AutoCad) of the control system configuration

* Ability to read technical drawings (e.g. AutoCad, SolidWorks) to mount electrical equipment according to design

* Skills in troubleshooting to resolve field issues

* Skills in organizing workload and time to work on simultaneous projects

* Has good communication skills and the ability to work in teams with both technical professionals and hourly employees

* Recognizes internal customers (treats other employees as customers)

* Maintains co-operative working relationships with customers, community, as well as the entire staff of Draeger

* Demonstrates the ability to tactfully handle difficult situations

* Authorities for this position are those specified directly or formally delegated in the ISO Procedures and Work Instructions

Working Conditions:

* Must have ability to perform physical work and to lift 50 pounds as part of day-to-day work.

* The position is based at Kingston ON, and will involve travel.