Automation/ Electrical Technician

East York
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16943
Salary $0.00
Job Description

Title: Automation/ Electrical Technician.

Location: East York, ON
Type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: TBD [Ask for expectation]
Benefits: Full benefits
Shift: Rotation D/A/N 


Our client a reputed company in Brewery industry based in East York is looking for an Automation/ Electrical Technician.



  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment, including PLC (Allen Bradley Controls), Device Net & Ethernet, and motor controls, safety sensors and relays.
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical equipment, including pneumatic and hydraulic systems, drives, bearings and gears.
  • Repairing and replacing parts as required by the company’s preventative maintenance program
  • Carrying out electrical maintenance procedures
  • Tuning equipment and ensuring that adequate controls and safety measures are functional
  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting electronic system faults
  • Install, maintain, test, troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment and electronic controls on various types of production equipment
  • Read and interpret electrical drawings, blueprints and electrical code specifications
  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, case assemblies and other electrical components
  • Ability to work on 110V up to and including 600V systems and equipment.
  • Background knowledge of frequency drives especially in Powerflexes
  • Perform preventative maintenance on electrical and mechanical equipment in accordance with standardized procedures.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma/Certificate
  • Licensed electrician (442A or 309A) within the Province of Ontario is an asset but not mandatory
  • Strong knowledge of troubleshooting PLCs
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in related position, preferably in the brewing or food & beverage industry
  • Experience in a high-speed packaging environment is an asset
  • The ability to read and interpret, manuals, blueprints and schematics
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical issues with equipment
  • The ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision
  • Proven analytical, planning, problem solving and project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work rotating shifts (Day, Evening, Night and Weekends)
  • Comfortable working in an environment of constant changes and comfortable working in both cold and warm climates

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role, please submit your resume to Masood Noor by email at

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