Industrial Electrician - Afternoons


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Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON L4N 8W8



Job Description

Our client in Barrie, ON that specializes in the consumer product manufacturing industry is in need of a licensed electrician to join their team.

The Perks:

  • $38-39/hr with increases + afternoon shift premium
  • benefits
  • pension
  • growth potential
  • production bonus
The Role:
  • Prioritize duties, multi-task jobs where possible; maintain an ongoing list of jobs in priority & assign accounting & job numbers.
  • Schedule electrical work around production schedules, so that power interruptions are kept to a minimum.
  • Assist with the installation of new wiring. New wiring installations must comply with the Electrical Safety Code & be inspected by the Electrical Safety Authority; maintain a log of completed work to be inspected.
  • Assist with improvements of current infrastructure and troubleshooting equipment issues.
  • Meet with various Company Associates to access & accommodate their electrical requirements.
  • Troubleshoot malfunctioning machinery and determine the root cause of the failure using prints and testing with meters & instruments to correct machine failure
  • Review electrical schematics / use information to trace or complete electrical installation
  • Label machinery & equipment with relevant electrical ratings & sources of power.
  • Utilize manuals, internet & phone contacts to gain knowledge of equipment, for making repairs. Finding alternate sources for repair & replacement items.
  • Research materials required for building, maintaining & repairing equipment.
  • Order electrical supplies and keep stock levels to make the necessary repairs.
  • Communicate to and train Associates regarding changes to machines
  • Accumulate and organize manuals, wiring diagrams & drawings for equipment; create drawings of work completed; update existing drawings with changes performed
  • Manage equipment obsolescence: track status of equipment. Make plans for upgrade or replacement.
  • Co-ordinate electrical contractor quotes. Provide guidance to contractors once a job has been accepted.
  • Adhere to Company's health & safety policies; Lock out / Tag out, PPE etc.
  • Willingness to work alternative shifts and overtime as required to support business requirements
You Bring:
  • Must have a valid Industrial Electrician License 442A
  • Must have a minimum of five 5 years’ Industrial experience
  • PLC operation, modification, troubleshooting & associated software – Allen Bradley RSLogix, Omron CX Programmer and Siemens Step 7
  • Specific component software for machine control -motor drives, press controls & relay logic control systems
  • Knowledge of networks (Profibus, Device net, RSNetWorx)