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Industrial Electrician - Woodstock, ON

Woodstock, ON, CA

Oldcastle APG
APG North




Job ID:  395383


Permacon, a CRH Company, is a leader and pioneer in the manufacturing of concrete masonry and landscaping products.  Permacon is a division of Oldcastle APG and operates 9 plants in Ontario and Quebec. 


We are currently looking for a dayshift Industrial Electrician at our Woodstock plant. 


The incumbent will be mainly responsible for the reliability and good functioning of machines, equipment and systems. More specifically, he or she will have to:

•    Diagnose, troubleshoot, test, install and repair electrical parts, equipment and systems
•    Safely work with Multiphase, High Voltage and Low Voltage electrical systems
•    Troubleshoot and resolve control networks, instrumentation, sensors, transmitters, PLC (Siemens S7), VFD Drives, HMI, servo and control problems.
•    Install, replace and repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits and other electrical components.
•    Read and interpret work orders, safety rules, mechanical and electrical drawings, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
•    Perform and prescribed preventative maintenance.
•    Maintain accurate and complete records, document all work performed appropriately.
•    Maintaining documentation as required by Electrical Safety Authority.
•    Preparing electrical maintenance reports and providing recommendations for improvements.
•    Conducting analysis of repetitive equipment failures.
•    Performing all other tasks that may be reasonably assigned.



•    Minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a Maintenance Electrician in a Production, Packaging and/or processing setting.
•    Licensed Electrician (442A)/309A and have knowledge (an asset)
•    Knowledge of electronics, automation and Canadian Electrical Code.
•    Liable and serious
•    Ability to work well independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
•    Excellent communication, organizational, and multitasking skills.
•    Strong attention to details


Why work at Permacon ?

•    We offer a competitive group insurance plan, including dental and eye care.
•    Competitive salary
•    Permacon continuously strives to create a secure, respectful, and inclusive work environment
•    Opportunity of career in a fast-growing organisation





At Permacon, diversity is one of our main assets! We therefore invite visible minorities, ethnic minorities and people living with a disability to apply.


Date Posted:  May 13, 2022

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