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Maintenance Electrician

Location: Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions, East Gwillimbury, Ontario, Canada

Posted: October 2nd, 2017

Company Summary:

Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions (MDS) is one of the newest of Multimatic’s North American divisions. It is a supplier of suspension parts and welded assemblies to the automotive industry, manufacturing front and rear lower control arms, links, stabilizer bars and various welded assemblies in a modern 240,000 square foot facility.

Position Overview:

Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions is looking for a Maintenance Electrician who will be responsible for by providing manufacturing departments with well-maintained equipment, while ensuring quality and the ability to meet production requirements.

Plant Address:

Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions
125 Corcoran Court
East Gwillimbury, Ontario
Canada L9N 0M8

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance and repair work in either plant or grounds
  • Using variety of industrial equipment, tools and machinery, perform repairs and maintenance of production and other equipment
  • Troubleshoot in plant, offices all systems and grounds as required
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components using hand tools
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards and defects
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous
  • Maintain current electrician’s license or identification card to meet governmental regulations
  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures using hand and power tools
  • Install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures
  • Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment such as motors
  • Read blueprints to determine location of wiring and equipment
  • Work from ladders, scissor lift, and roof to install, maintain or repair electrical equipment
  • Maintain spare parts and components inventory at appropriate levels. Inform Maintenance Manager of low levels or shortage of parts or components in stock
  • Solve maintenance-related problems with minimum interruption to production
  • Actively participate in Preventative Maintenance Program, and downtime reduction process. This includes following PMP schedule and filling PMP checklists
  • Make recommendations to improve equipment efficiency and cost reduction. This includes manufacturing, repairs and installations of parts, components, services and equipment
  • Participate in all maintenance related training in order to upgrade skills and knowledge to meet changing technologies and customer, government and health and safety requirements
  • Maintain due diligence in regard to environmental matters, minimize any potentially harmful accidents and work in compliance with ISO 14001. Follow the environmental guidelines for aspects as outlined in job training requirements

Basic Requirements:

  • Industrial Electrician License
  • Diploma from a technical college in Robotic Welding, Electro-Mechanical, or Automation
  • Completion of an appropriate blend of education and experience, equaling a minimum of 5 years
  • Ability to understand electrical drawings and diagrams, and diagnose various electrical problems
  • Experience with Motoman & Fanuc Robots, and Allen Bradley PLCs
  • Must have basic electronic and computer knowledge
  • Good judgement is required to identify problems, and make repairs
  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment
  • Must posses excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal

Multimatic offers a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a friendly work environment. To apply for this career opportunity, click below on the "APPLY NOW" and send us your resume and cover letter outlining your professional experience.

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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