Licensed Electrician

Tillsonburg Custom Foods - Tillsonburg, ON (30+ days ago)

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Tillsonburg Custom Foods has an immediate opening available for a Licensed Electrician with mechanical abilities.

Overview: The successful candidate is required to have 3-5 years experience in a Maintenance department setting. Candidate will report to the Maintenance Manager. They will be responsible for the fine tuning, change over and rebuilding of all food processing equipment, and general maintenance of the plant. Experience in the food industry is an asset with familiarity regarding Food Safety and audit requirements. The elimination of breakdowns is of prime importance.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area;
  • Performs complex work assignments in the discipline with normal supervision;
  • Performs routine work assignments in the following disciplines; electrical, welding, fabricating, plumbing;
  • Read and understand technical bulletins, manuals, instructions and blueprints;
  • Observe, maintain, coordinate and complete standard work;
  • Install maintain, troubleshoot, and repairing stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment;
  • Provide support in facility related projects and preventative maintenance tasks;
  • Identify and support continuous improvement effort with Production Manager
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and fix irregularities and malfunctions;
  • Follow TCF’s health and safety rules, policies, work instructions and SOPs
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications / Characteristics :

  • Post Secondary Certificate or equivalent
  • Ability to communicate effectively through oral and written communications;
  • Ability to work in a moderate to cold working environment;
  • Ability to remain flexible and adapt to fluctuating work requirements;
  • Ability to work overtime and weekend as needed to complete all assigned tasks/duties
  • Strong preventative maintenance and troubleshooting ability

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • electrician: 3 years (Required)
  • Food Processing Facility: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • Drivers Licence (Required)
  • Electrician (Required)

Job Duties:

  • Run tests on electrical components to ensure a safe and effective installation
  • Inspect electrical systems and equipment for any damage, malfunctions, and safety hazards
  • Installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems in accordance with appropriate codes (e.g., Canadian Electrical Code)
  • Running tests on electrical components to ensure a safe and effective installation
  • Inspecting electrical systems and equipment for damage, malfunctions, and safety hazards
  • In-house assembly and manufacture
  • Managing or working with subcontractors
  • Recommending job improvements and alternative methods (problem solving)

Work remotely:

  • No