Junior Controls Technician

Richmond Hill
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 17046
Salary $0.00
Job Description

Title: Junior Controls Technician
Location: Richmond Hill, ON
Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: TBD
Benefits: Yes


Our client designs and manufactures turnkey electrical control systems for all types of applications within the industrial automation sector globally.

They are looking for a Junior Controls Technician to join their team. The Junior Controls Technician is responsible for the assembly & installation of complete control systems using electrical schematics and operation sheets. This position requires employee to do work on occasion at customer sites around Canada and worldwide.


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Must be able to read and interpret electrical schematics
  • 1- 2 years of Siemens experience - troubleshooting, plc programming, minor program changes
  • 1 -2 years of Allen Bradley experience - troubleshooting, plc programming, minor program changes
  • 1 -2 years panel assembly and install
  • 1- 2 years doing service calls
  • 442A license is a plus

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assemble control panels by laying out components, mounting, and wiring them according to the electrical schematics.
    Cutting out enclosure plug locations and wiring them.
  • Prepare operator consoles by knocking out pilot device holes, mounting pilot devices and wiring them. Installing din rail, terminals and other components necessary.
  • Prepare junction boxes by installing din rail, terminals & pilot devices if necessary.
  • Position, install and wire junction boxes on equipment by drilling & taping. (Some cases require a bracket to be made)
  • Position, install and wire operator consoles & enclosures.
  • Wire & install limit switches, proximity switches, photoelectric switches, motors, ultrasonic sensors and other electrical sensors or components mounted on the equipment. (Some cases require a bracket to be made)
  • Prepare, install and wire all flexible conduits connecting all sections of the equipment together.
  • Start-up Troubleshooting and basic electrical service calls.
    De-commission equipment for shipping.
  • System commissioning and de-commissioning assistance at customer site.
  • Must be okay with traveling if required.
  • Ability to commute/relocate to Richmond Hill, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Siemens: 1 -2 years (preferred)
  • Allen Bradley: 1-2 years (preferred)
  • Panel assembly and install: 1-2 years (required)
  • Service calls: 1-2 years (preferred)
  • 442A license (preferred)

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 [email protected]

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