Electrician

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Trade / Craft

Job Title :
Electrician
Location :
Scarborough
Start Date :
7/25/2018
Type :
Contract-to-Hire
Created :
7/25/2018
Salary :
Job Description
Our client which is a leading international construction products and services provoider in Scarborough is looking for an afternoon shift Electrician to join their team.
Shift time: Afternoon shift (3pm to 11:30pm)
Location: Scarborough, ON
Pay rate: up to $28/hour, negotiable based on experience
Job Summary
Diagnoses and fixes all electrical problems facility wide and performs preventative maintenance to keep all equipment in operating condition. Contributes to implementation of capital projects with technical expertise and assistance, oversees contractors if required. Modifies existing equipment to improve effectiveness. An electrical license is required. Works under general supervision.
Major Responsibilities:
Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine
layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components
Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors
Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems
Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices
Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records
Install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices
Qualifications:
Must have 5 years of experience as a certified industrial electrician
Ideal candidate will be a strong problem solver, creative, methodical and will possess strong analytical skills.
Proven ability to work well independently with little supervision as well as in a team oriented environment is necessary
Basic computer proficiency required
Ability to read, troubleshoot, and perform small modifications on ladder PLC programs (Siemens Step 7 PLC)
Able to work well in a fast paced, chemical manufacturing environment
Due to the nature of the work, the candidate must be willing to work overtime on short notice
Must be willing and able to work in a multi-shift environment, specifically 2nd or 3rd shift
Red Seal trade certification would be considered a strong asset
How to Apply:
Please send your resume to resume@gc-employment.com with the subject line “Electrician – Scarborough”