Industrial Electrician - $36/hr


Manufacturing and Production

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Pickering, ON - (CAN) 1315 Pickering Pkwy Suite 100 ON Pickering , ON - L1V 7G5 Phone : 905-831-7683



Job Description

INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN - permanent job opportunity with a highly reputable world renowned packaging company in the Toronto East area (Durham Region). Offering top wages and perks/benefits.

Position Overview: The Electrician is responsible to install, maintain and repair all electrical apparatus within the plant. Perform minor mechanical repairs and assist the mechanics as needed. To support and help train other electricians as required.

Position functions under the guidance of the Maintenance Electrician Lead hand but reports directly to the Maintenance Manager.

Position requirements include a full understanding of all the machinery within the plant, as well as, good knowledge of trouble shooting techniques, problem solving and communication skills.


Plant/Machinery Maintenance (35%)

Ensure electrical equipment within the plant is regularly serviced and operating well (press, finishing, pre-press)

Operate necessary equipment/tools to perform the repairs

Read electrical and mechanical blue prints to determine how problem is to be approached

Keep a log of repairs made to each of the presses

Improvises acceptable electrical and electronic fixes to get equipment running properly

Trouble Shooting (35%)

Respond to machine operators request for a work order by running the machine to determine exactly electrical faults

Read and understand blue prints, specifications, and manufacturers manuals

Preventative Maintenance (20%)

Regularly clean/check all electrical equipment within the plant to ensure satisfactory operation and safety

Perform electrical inspection with Hydro Inspector twice a year

Test electrical equipment for safety

Leadership & Communication (5%)

Provide guidance and on the job training for other electricians as required

Train operators in basic trouble shooting and engineering of machinery

Available for important repairs off shift hours (if necessary)

Install New Electrical Systems (5%)

Follow prints designed by engineers for large jobs on equipment

Make material lists, decide best format for installation and carry out installation according to Canadian Electrical Code for smaller jobs

Install electronic and electronic wiring, controller, and rewire presses/gluers as required


Minimum of grade 12 education college education in electrical program preferred

3-5 years experience in manufacturing environment is required

Electrician license/certificate is required

Electronic and P.L.C. experience

Full understanding of CSA and Code electrical standards and compliance

Read and understand blue prints, specifications, and manufacturers manuals

Experienced and skilled on all maintenance equipment an asset - Lathe, Welder, Milling Machine, Drill Presses, Cutting Tools

Lift truck license an asset.


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