Licensed Electrician

JCI Employment Solutions - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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  • The Maintenance Electrician’s prime responsibility is the maintenance, repair, and continuously improvement of all packaging and process/bakery machinery and systems in a safe efficient manner.
  • The elimination of breakdowns is of prime importance.
  • Installs and repairs electrical systems, apparatus, electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment
  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment
  • Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as: transformers, motors and lighting fixtures
  • Replaces faulty electrical components of machines such as: relays, switches, motors and positions sensing devices
  • Performs routine work assignments competently in the following disciplines:
  • Instrumentation
  • Packaging and Process Control System
  • P-L-C able to connect and go on line, replacing input/output cards
  • Performs troubleshooting techniques in a logical manner on complex machinery including replacing motors, relays, transformers and safety relays
  • Prepares work orders using a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS/EAM)
  • Responsible for performing Preventative Maintenance (PM) on all site equipment as required
  • Sources and prepares parts from stores for use in all repairs, W/O and PM’s as required
  • Prepare basic dimensioned sketches when required
  • Reads and understands technical bulletins, manuals, instructions, blueprints and installs electrical parts in panel
  • Positive participation in all maintenance team meetings
  • Communicate and train production staff on electrical hazards and techniques in maintenance when required
  • Performs change over of equipment following production schedule
  • Maintain site programs, Lockout, Confined space, Arc Flash and Electrical Safety, Etc.
  • Supports the development of autonomous (operator), preventive and predictive electrical maintenance
  • Contributes to the solution of general maintenance problems by observation followed by constructive discussion with his supervisor and/or co-workers
  • Provide technical support and guidance to the continuous improvement team
  • This position may also called upon to perform other duties not specifically outlined by this job description


  • Solid working knowledge of the Ontario Electrical Code and Safety requirements including Arc Flash Safety is required.
  • Experience in the Food Industry is an asset with familiarity regarding Food Safety and audit requirements
  • Demonstrate competency using Electrical test equipment such as meters etc. for troubleshooting electrical systems and components
  • Minimum 5 years experience performing complex work assignments in the discipline with normal supervision
  • Experience in maintenance function within manufacturing environment (including food industry in general, and at least 1 year large-scale bakery experience)


  • Technical College or Vocational training an asset
  • Ontario Industrial Electrician License (442A) required
  • Ontario Industrial Electrician License (309A) may be in addition to the (442A)
  • Ontario Certificate of Apprenticeship (C of A) a definite asset


  • Demonstrates a strong knowledge of Health & Safety and good manufacturing practices including Food Safety and audit requirements
  • Must understand & abide by, all safety, security, quality & HR polices and procedures on site
  • Be willing to upgrade skills to deal with new technology
  • Be an active leader in the company continuous improvement programs
  • Familiarity with computers
  • Aggressively focused at achieving results through teamwork
  • Sociability Towards Outcomes: strong drive for results, superior execution of plans and activities, positive and high energy, ‘Can Do Attitude’
  • Highly Responsive: ability to react, ability to balance daily production priorities, strong observation and listening skills, can handle multiple activities, calm yet focused under crisis
  • Social Adaptability: has the ability to develop rapport and confidence in others yet seeks respect through honest, straightforward relationships, able to communicate change, able to handle controversial issues through principled approach, sensitive but firm
  • Structure: can handle multiple activities, able to maintain structure, controlled through crisis situations, detailed
  • Communication: strong communication skills and listening skills
  • Knowledge: strong knowledge of repair methods, materials and quality
  • Leadership: demonstrated leadership of Site’s standards and expectations


  • A considerable amount of walking including climbing of stairs and ladders
  • Occasional lifting of heavy equipment under 20 kgs.
  • Working in cramped / awkward spaces
  • Exposure to moderate to high mental stress
  • Exposure to potential hazards owing to the nature and variety of work, including compressed air lines and vessels, high speed automatic equipment, hot glue, ink-jet printing, steam and chemical handling equipment
  • Exposure to heat, cold, confined spaces, noise, greases, oils and dust


6.00 PM to 6.00 AM

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $34.00 to $35.00 /hour


  • journeyman electrician: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Drivers Licence (Preferred)