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Sr. Electrical Engineer - Mississauga, ON

Mississauga, ON, CA

CRH Canada - Cement ON

Job ID:  152264 

Work Type:  Full Time Permanent 


It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.

We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!

You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

Position Overview:

Reporting to the Electrical Maintenance Manager is responsible for providing overview of all electrical operations, systems including automation and power for primarily a Cement Manufacturing Plant. Responsibilities will be conducted in accordance with company policies and legislation and standards; interfacing with other functional groups to maintain safe and efficient facilities and processes.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions):

  • Lead electrical safety improvement projects and initiatives.
  • Develop best practice preventive and predictive maintenance schedules for electrical infrastructure.
  • Lead and assist with fault finding and implement modifications to solve technical issues or improve the plant.
  • To design, plan and implement electrical projects, in collaboration with senior management /company objectives.
  • To survey existing electrical equipment with the aim of developing new projects for Capital Expenditure.
  • Design, implement and manage schemes for performance enhancement and energy efficiency to reduce electrical energy costs.
  • Provide technical overview of electrical assets to ensure that safety and production needs are met across all businesses.
  • Undertake project work on electrical and control/instrumentation systems within cost and time requirements on new and/or existing plants with Management.
  • Assist Unit Managers with technical assessment of the recruitment of electricians to ensure that electrical staff has the required levels of competence.   
  • Provide an oversight of electrical matters and provide guidance on OH&S, changes to legislation and technical matters to Company Executives, Regional, Area and Site Managers, the Director OH&S and OH&S Staff.
  • Monitor and review arrangements for electrical safety.
  • Design, amend and implement company standards, policies and procedures relating to electrical safety and engineering.
  • Assess and review the competence of employees, sub-contractors/third party workers dealing with electrical systems and give advice on authorizations of persons.
  • Advise the Site Manager on the authorization of relevant company employees, sub-contractors/third party workers.
  • As required assist with incident investigations.
  • Advise on the management of high voltage systems.
  • Carry out audits of the condition of the electrical systems.
  • Audit the results of inspection and testing and of actions necessary to remedy any reported deficiencies and defects.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • University Degree with discipline in Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years of work experience is preferred
  • P.Eng is preferable
  • Experience in heavy manufacturing industry is preferred (cement, steel, mining)

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Safety oriented and sound knowledge of OH&S policies, procedures and regulations
  • Computer literate for all MS Office (incl. MS Project) and AutoCAD software

Core Competencies

Think the Business

  • Analysis and Problem Solving - Effectively examines events, issues and problems to generate optimal solutions in a timely manner

Deliver Results

  • Leads for Performance – Demonstrate and foster a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals
  • Detail oriented with effective planning and organizational skills
  • Drives Change and Innovation – Champion new ideas and initiatives and create an environment that supports change and innovation
  • Customer Focus – Foster a customer-focused environment delivering exceptional customer service and anticipating future customer needs
  • Engages and Inspires – Inspire commitment and energy and a desire to excel and bring one's best contribution to the organizational mission and goals
  • Adapts and Learns- Work effectively in the face of ambiguity, shifting priorities and rapid change while actively developing one's skills and capabilities 

Energize People

  • Communications - Communicates with impact and creates an environment in which people communicate openly and honestly
  • Foster Teamwork and Cooperation – Foster a sense of collaboration and work effectively across the organization to achieve goals

Sustainable Environment Performance

  • Understand and operate in accordance with company programs, policies and legislative requirements to ensure that environmental standards and performance objective targets are met

Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Health & Safety – maintain a safe working environment by promoting a strong safety culture, enforcing all safety guidelines and ensuring compliance under legislation and Corporate requirements
  • Act as an ambassador for the company when interacting with the public – represent the organization as a responsible corporate citizen

Human Resource Excellence

  • Seek development opportunities for professional growth



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CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Date Posted:  Jul 31, 2019

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