Electrician /Millwright

Stratford, Ontario
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16582
Salary $0.00
Job Description

Area of Accountability:  Stamping presses, robots, cooling systems etc. Mechanical and electrical repairs for various manufacturing equipment and programing (PLC). Implementation of continuous improvement activities to equipment including verification and effectiveness of the change.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Follows all safety rules, guidelines and uses appropriate PPE. Raises potential safety hazards to others as well as the equipment.
  • Maintains excellent 5S conditions.
  • Dis-assembles and assembles robots or peripheral equipment to make repairs such as replacing of circuit boards, sensors, controllers, servo motors (incl. encoders) as well as, mechanical components.
  • Performs preventive or corrective maintenance on manufacturing equipment, including pneumatic & hydraulic systems.
  • Maintains repair & service reports (Daily Downtime Reports & Major Downtime Reports) of presses, robotic equipment and automated production systems.
  • Installs, programs, or repairs programmable controllers, VFD’s etc.
  • Align, fit, or assemble component parts using hand & power tools.
  • Terminates wire harnesses and other electrical installations.
  • Develops, corrects and verifies robotic path motions to ensure safety, quality and equipment efficiency.
  • Maintains and repairs building equipment including air compressor system, water treatment system, lighting etc.
  • Maintains inventory of spare parts.
  • Attends daily Start of Shift and End of Shift meetings for proper handover of shifts.
  • Assists with 8-Step problem solving activities.
  • Informs his/her Leader if equipment is down for more than 20 minutes (Escalation Process)
  • Validates all repairs and Preventive Maintenance activities by performing the 5-Piece Validation check.
  • Participates, develops and improves all PM activities.
  • Works with contractors as necessary to implement new equipment or modify existing equipment.
  • Be available for shift work and overtime as required.
  • Supports and develops process improvements and Kaizen activities.

Location: Stratford, ON
Pay: $25.82 - $33.83 an hour
Benefits: Yes +
9 stat holidays and 4 additional floating holidays.
Shift: R
otating shifts.   2 weeks days then 2 weeks afternoons.   An occasional midnight shift

Shift Premium: 1.00 shift premium for both afternoon and midnight shifts.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Robotic Technician certification, Manufacturing Technology diploma or Millwright/Electrical trade certification.
  • Must have trade license
  • Demonstrated mechanical and electrical experience.
  • Strong communication skills including written and verbal.
  • Sound judgment in decision making and establishing priorities.
  • Proactive and oriented to make improvements in systems and procedures.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and teamwork.


  • Industrial Electrician (Preferred)

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role, please submit your resume by email to rob@winterstaffing.com, or fax 416-495-8487 quoting the job title in the subject line. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.


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