Industrial Electrician Wanted


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Salary Range

Up to CAD40.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON - N2C 1X4 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Are you looking for a fast paced permanent career with opportunity to advance in a new facility? Are you looking to make a fresh start in the New Year? We are looking to find an integral person with Ontario Electrical Trade License.

This is a unionized position with a starting rate of $40.00 per hour, training on days and moving to straight afternoons when training completed. Looking to hire for a start date in January 2019.

What is the job?

* Demonstrate solid communication and interpersonal skills in a team based work environment

* Ensure production downtime is minimized and production output is maximized

* Perform electrical preventative maintenance on all facility equipment as assigned

* Ensure the Electrical Code is adhered to for all plant equipment

* Respond promptly to breakdown calls and troubleshoot/repair the problems

* Perform breakdown analysis to create action plans to address root causes

* Perform electrical maintenance activities safely and report unsafe conditions

* Perform rebuilds for motors (rewiring)

* Perform PLC troubleshooting

* Maintain a high level of cleanliness and organization in maintenance shop

* Requires standing, walking, reaching and bending for periods of time across all areas of the facility. Ability to lift up to 30lbs in a safe manner.

* Reliable attendance and punctuality; flexibility in work schedule to accommodate business requirements; including weekends and rotating shifts

* Some repairs will be conducted in high or low temperature and/or confined space

Essential Skills and Qualifications

* Minimum 3 years relevant working experience in a manufacturing environment

* Must have a valid Ontario industrial electrician trade license

* Hands on experience with PLC's, logic controllers and variable speed drives

* Experience reading diagrams and schematics drawings

* PLC programming on controls and automation experience would be an asset

* Hands on experience on panel troubleshooting, servo drives, plant controls, and highly automated packaging would be considered an asset

* Experience in a food manufacturing environment would be considered a definite asset

Please apply with us today, and follow up with Diana MacQueen @ 519-571-7910 or email

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