Maintenance ElectricianAjax, Ontario
Our client located in Ajax, Ontario is currently seeking a Maintenance Electrician.
Candidate will be working CONTINENTAL SHIFT (2 weeks days, 2 weeks nights and every other weekend)
Pay rate is based on skills $38 to $40 per hour
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.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
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.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
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
HEALTH AND SAFETY
Responsible to work in compliance with the provisions of the Health and Safety regulations
Use and wear all protective devises/clothing as required
Report to the employer/supervisor the absence of or defect in any equipment or protective devices
Report to the employer/supervisor any contravention of the Occupational Health and Safety Act or the regulations or the existence of any hazard which he/she knows.
Mandatory participation in MWV safety program – see program list for options
We thank all candidates for their applications, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role please apply online or email your resume to Natasha Beharry-Weekes email@example.com
We are an equal opportunity Employer