Maintenance Technician - Electrician)

POLAR PAK Inc. - Brampton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Maintenance Technician – Position available in all Plants

Principal Job Duties

Perform skilled trade work including Mechanical / Electrical overhauling, installation and maintenance of all process industry equipment etc.
Assist in the maintenance and cleaning of work areas
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
Conduct all preventative and other maintenance activities as per set procedures and measure performance with respect to the total machine down time
Perform skilled machining work using lathe, milling machine, shaper, drill press and other machine tools (as per license)
Conduct hand fitting of machine parts to very fine tolerances using a variety of tools and equipment used in general shop practices (as per license)
Install, align, dismantle and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, according to layout plans using hand and power tools
Install and inspect all type of piping laying at ground and ceiling level both
Conduct monitoring of all equipment (Utilities equipment) on daily basis and work it accordingly for its smooth running.
Other then routine maintenance, participate on all improvement and building repair and maintenance project as guide by supervisors.
Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as forklift, scissor lift, cranes, and jacks to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery.
Make timely operational decisions and address/respond to alarm conditions and emergencies under the direction of the Shift Supervisor to ensure operational sustainability and efficiency within established performance guidelines
Provide updates and maintain the required documentation/ checklist on all work area maintenance activities
Clean dust collector filters and clear evacuation line if required
Clean Grinders and grinder bags (both clear and black, help can be asked for bag cleaning from supervisor if required)
Clean the work area once the job is done as per BRC regulations
Diligently follow lockout / tag out procedures whenever required
Maintain proper housekeeping and 5S in own work area and around work units
Perform all work in a safe manner and fully comply with the Safety and Quality (GMP) policies and procedures of the Company
PLC knowledge of preferably OMRON, B&R and Siemens.
Understanding pneumatic system and valves
Knowledge of utility equipment like compressors, grinders, pumps.
Knowledge of servo motors, drives and safety circuits.
Skill of working on height for electrical conduit.
Skill of working on 600 volts main and bus bars.

Must have knowledge of electrical codes to satisfy ESA requirement

Any other duties as assigned by the Management

Job Requirements

Certified Electrician license - 442A and but not a requirement of certified millwright license – 433A
2+ years of Canadian industrial experience in electrician trade.
Experience in the plastics manufacturing industry is preferred.
Strong troubleshooting skills
Good working understanding of electro-mechanical principles.
High standards of work ethic and excellent workmanship.
Good communication skills in English (verbal and written)

Working Condition:
12 hour continental shifts rotating every month from Days to Nights
Must have own tools.
Regular exposure to noise and temperature changes.
Must be able and willing to work at heights.
Must be able to lift 50lbs

Department: Thermoforming

Work Conditions: Work in a Thermoforming Plant, working rotating shifts

Reports to: Maintenance Manager

At Polar Pak, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported. Polar Pak offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of our recruitment process. If you are in need of an accommodation during our recruitment process, please specify in your job application.