Industrial Electrician in Kitchener



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

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Are you a licensed Electrician looking for something new? Are you open to working on a continental shift? Read on!

What is the job?

* Is a safety advocate; lead by example by complying with all plant and Occupational Health and Safety policies.

* Maintenance of site equipment

* Completion of preventative and predictive maintenance inspections

* Perform general inspection of plant electrical equipment on a daily basis.

* Lockout any electrical equipment to satisfy all safety requirements.

* Troubleshoot and resolve issues in a diverse, fast paced environment. This includes but not limited to PLCs, motor controls, safety sensors, relays, VFDs, etc.

* Log parts out of inventory and record as necessary.

* Maintain plant PA and intercom systems.

* Make wiring changes according to code and update electrical schematic drawings as required.

* Execute daily assigned work.

* Respond to work orders and service calls in a timely fashion.

* Report and communicate any problems or changes made, ensuring information is shared with all team members (through the use of a logbook).

* Report all dangerous behaviour or unsafe conditions to the appropriate supervisor

* Work well within a team environment (trades group and Production).

* Participate in training as required

* Additional duties as assigned.

What you bring to the role?

* Valid Industrial Electrician Certificate of Qualification or 309D

* 3-5 years previous Electrician experience, preferably in an industrial/manufacturing environment

* Strong working knowledge of PLC's, Variable Frequency Drives (VFD), high voltage systems

* Familiar with schematic drawings, wiring diagrams, power distribution.

* Experience in electrical repairs

* Troubleshooting hardware by using relevant software and drawings

* Ability to work as a member of a team with minimal supervision

* Ability to work shifts

* Ability to work safely at heights.

* Good communication skills, both verbal and written

* Motivated and positive attitude

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by email to:

Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.