Electrical Technician


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

CAD60000.00-65000.00 per year

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Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON N2C 1X4

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Job Description

Calling all Electrical Technicians!! Do you have 5 years experience in production and PLC'S? Looking for a great opportunity? Search no more!

Our client located in Welland is looking to add to their growing team.

What is the job?

* Perform service, start-ups, repairs, trouble-shoot, preventative maintenance service, ongoing and periodic inspections, replacement, and modifications as needed or requested.

* Keep current on all products in the market, operation, maintenance, service requirement, calibrations and repair while closely working with the Production and Plant Management.

* Provide technical support and basic training to operators and supervisor to assist them in their existing roles.

* Assist with basic electrical disconnects of critical equipment in the MCC and field to help support emergency maintenance

* Trouble shoot equipment starters and variable frequency drives if rotating equipment is not operating properly.

What do you bring to the role?

*Minimum 5+ years of experience working in a production facility supporting day to day improvements

*Have a basic knowledge of PLC programming to assist with diagnosing problems and Allen Bradley hardware

*Have a basic knowledge of Rockwell Automation Software

*Basic knowledge of programming Allen Bradley variable frequency drives

*Capable of working with outside contractors to help with the replacement and installation of existing and new equipment.

*Capable of reading and interpreting engineering blueprints, specifications and creating technical scopes of work to execute new projects.

*Capability to re-program / diagnosing instrumentation issues and setpoints using a HART

*Perform routine daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance all electrical systems at the request of the Maintenance Supervisor and Plant Manager.

*Complete monthly inventories of the spare parts and determine additional spare parts to improve day to day reliability.

*Assist the Maintenance Supervisor in the develop and continuously improve maintenance program using internal facility resources.

*Strong engagement in the Health and Safety culture within the facility.

*Provide leadership and direction to the operational team and foster a continuous improvement philosophy.

*Assist in the development and execute capital projects within the facility with the assistance of the Process Engineer.

*Must be able to deliver measurable results and follow the maintenance implementation schedules.

What is offered to you?

* full time permanent position

* Competitive salary

* Benefits

* RRSP program

* Working for a growing industry

Interested in this role? Please apply today!

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