Industrial Electrician

Nov 30 2022




A local manufacturer specializing in premium, high performance construction products is seeing a Industrial Electrician to oversee electrical and mechanical preventative maintenance and troubleshooting, as well as new electrical installations. He/she is on call 24 hours per day while the plant is in operation. The Maintenance Electrician reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Primary Responsibility:

  • Perform preventative maintenance, repairs, and all related tasks to minimize downtime of production equipment
  • React with sense of urgency on all unplanned downtime issues


  • Installations, modifications, preventative maintenance and repair work; mechanical and electrical
  • Troubleshoot problems with control systems on production equipment
  • Repairs on equipment and buildings not associated with the production lines
  • Daily reporting, housekeeping and adherence to safety and quality standards
  • Observe and anticipate possible problem areas with machinery
  • Purchasing, organizing, and managing spare parts inventory
  • Recommend improvements to process methods, production equipment regarding safety, efficiency and/or cost savings
  • Co-coordinate and oversee work and safety of on-site contractors
  • Perform all work in a safe manner and adhere to all safety policies and procedures
  • Keep all work areas in a safe, clean, and orderly condition at all times
  • Report all injuries (no matter how small) in the first aid book
  • Complete incident reports in relation to health and safety issues or material spills
  • Report and/or contain any hazardous condition or problem
  • Wear all mandatory Personal Protective Equipment
  • Assist with production when needed
  • Complete daily logs and activities reports and any other required documentation
  • Occasionally (if requested by supervisor/management) prepare documents
  • Provide on the job training to new/junior staff.
  • Tasks may change at any time and/or other tasks may be assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Graduate of Co-op Industrial Electrician program or Electrical Engineering Technician program
  • Industrial Electrician 442A and Certificate of Qualification
  • Minimum 5 years related work experience
  • Siemens (S7) 300/500 and 1500 PLC programming & trouble shooting
  • AC Frequency S120 Siemens drives
  • DC Lenze drives
  • Relay logic and motor controls
  • Temperature controllers
  • HMI
  • Some specialized training such as regulatory, health and safety training
  • Forklift certificate
  • Driver’s license (Class G)