Licensed Maintenance Electrician
Can-Tech Services - Ajax, ON

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Can-Tech Services is looking for Maintenance Electrician for an automotive manufacturing company.

Position: Maintenance Electrician
Shift: Days
Pay: Depends on Experience
Assignment: Permanent position
Location: Ajax

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum Grade 12 mathematics with a minimum 5 years work experience in a similar role ideally in production orientated environment, with emphasis on stamping, presses, forming, and welding processes
  • Holds a Valid Electrician's license, with knowledge of applicable electric codes
  • Working knowledge of electric circuitry consisting of relays, PC and PLC logic (i.e. Allen Bradley, Omron) * Hands-on experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, and mechanical theory
  • Basic machine shop skills (i.e. lathes, grinders, welding and milling machines) * Ability to use programming devices for troubleshooting and modification of programs
  • Ability to perform basic wiring work, conduit bending and control cabinet wiring
  • Ability to identify causes of problems and develops methods to correct these problems
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good organization skills, be a self-starter and a team player
  • Good understanding of the requirements as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act

Critical Success Factors:

  • Excellent attendance
  • Ability to work efficiently with no supervision
  • Ability to work in a team environment and be a Team Player
  • Flexibility to work overtime as required
  • Ability to maintain records in an organized and tidy manner
  • Support Quality Systems and Environmental Management Systems Requirements
  • Respecting and understanding of the Customer / Supplier relationship
  • Ensure that all duties and tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner and at

no time is the employee or their co-workers placed in an unsafe condition


  • Troubleshoots and maintains production equipment, which includes electrical, hydraulic, mechanic, and pneumatic systems. Works from wiring diagrams, engineering drawings and equipment specifications
  • Repairs and replaces electric and electronic components such as motors,

contactors, relays, timers, and kind of switches, PLC's, light curtains, motor controls, etc.

  • Make calculations for load requirements for circuits and chooses appropriate size and grade components
  • Runs new power supply lines to new and relocated equipment according to
  • Hydro codes and other applicable standards and regulations. Works to IEE wiring regulations, Electrical Safety Code and company codes
  • Wires new control panels according to drawings, and verbal instructions under consideration of Hydro Codes and other applicable standards, and regulations.
  • Locates and diagnoses faults on electrical equipment or systems which may involve complex interlocking or interrelated circuits
  • Informs electrical supervisor about changes in electric circuits or updates the original diagrams.
  • Works primarily on voltages up to 575V
  • Maintains and adjusts electrical supply and production equipment to maximize operating performance.
  • Helps to maintain electric spare part inventory levels in stock room
  • Maintains work order and preventive/predictive maintenance system by filling

in the required forms

  • Read and write electrical and electronic schematics as well as read basic hydraulic and pneumatic circuits
  • Install, examine, replace and repair electronic wiring, receptacles,
  • switch boxes, conduits, feeders, cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components
  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity,
  • current, voltage and resistance
  • Follow all safety rules inside plant and occupational health and safety


Interested Candidates please submit your resumes to this posting and qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.