Industrial Electrician

  • Forge Consulting Group
  • Brantford, ON, Canada
  • Sep 06, 2019
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Manufacturing Skilled Labor

Job Description

Our client, a leading global consumer packaged goods company based out of Brantford, ON is seeking a licensed (442A) Industrial Electrician to join their team. This is a permanent position working on a 3 shift weekly rotation – days, nights, afternoons, and the right candidate will have 3-5 years minimum experience in programming, designing and maintaining industrial control systems in a fast paced process industry. Experience working in food manufacturing is preferred. This is one of the most loved and respected companies in the CPG industry. It is offering a very competitive salary, benefits/pension as well as career growth!


  • Provide electrical and automation support to manufacturing, packaging and stores
  • Investigate manufacturing equipment abnormalities and variances related to electrical and automation software
  • Program PLC and HMI applications for integration and troubleshooting of automated process equipment
  • Perform upgrades and make software changes to improve equipment accuracy and runtime
  • Assist other maintenance staff in finding and securing equipment and parts necessary for daily maintenance requirements
  • Assist in electrical documentation of changes and upgrades
  • Provide technical support to maintenance staff
  • Electrical maintenance duties as required

Qualifications / Aptitude:

  • Industrial/Maintenance Electrician Licence 442A (or 309A)
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician Diploma preferred
  • Strong knowledge of process control systems and automation specifically Allen Bradley/Rockwell and Wonderware programming, hardware management and commissioning
  • Knowledge of Funuc robotics, Elau drives, Servo Axis controls, Vision systems, HMI programming, hardware management/commissioning and Scada integration
  • Strong PLC Programming/troubleshooting skills. Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, database management software, SQL Server and Web server software
  • Strong communication skills

Forge Consulting Group prides itself on delivering a quality service to all our clients. Whether you are a job seeker or business partner, integrity and speed are the cornerstones to our success. By building long-term partnerships with our clients we can respond quickly to their needs with an obligation to confidentiality and a commitment to quality.