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442A Industrial Electrician

Brantford, ON


STRIVE is a specialist recruitment firm offering proactive recruitment solutions in the areas of Accounting & Finance, Corporate Administration, and Manufacturing Operations. STRIVE supports various clients from small to medium-sized enterprises to Fortune 500 organizations for their permanent, contract, and temporary recruitment needs


Do you enjoy the challenge of making a good product even better? Are you a "hands-on" individual? Then this is a remarkable opportunity to showcase your expertise, drive impactful design solutions, and be a pivotal part of our dynamic team! We offer it all including a great management team to work with, a growing plant, and a challenging position.

Pay Structure: Hourly, Full-time, Permanent Starting at $35.00-$42.00 per hour Hours: 7:00 am – 3:45 pm, 8 hours, Monday - Friday


  • An attractive remuneration
  • A modern workplace and an exciting area of responsibility in a future-oriented industry
  • Intercultural cooperation and short communication channels - also across national borders
  • An open corporate culture and trust-based working hours for self-determined time management
  • Targeted employee development
  • Benefits, RRSP, and employee events


  • Operate within a multi-skilled environment to maintain the plant’s machinery and equipment, while improving processes.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on electrical and mechanical equipment in accordance with standardized procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment, including PLC and motor controls, safety sensors and relays.
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical equipment, including pneumatic and hydraulic systems, drives, bearings and gears.
  • Ensuring that replacement parts are on order to minimize downtime
  • Repairing and replacing parts as required by the company’s preventative maintenance program
  • Carrying out electrical maintenance procedures.
  • Tuning equipment and ensuring that adequate controls and safety measures are functional
  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting electronic system faults
  • Work in a safe professional manner at all times, adhering to company policies, Provincial and Federal requirements
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • 442A Industrial Electrician or interprovincial license
  • Strong experience with PLC Programming and motor controls troubleshooting
  • Strong problem-solving skills related to troubleshooting equipment issues, preferably in a fast-paced manufacturing/industrial environment
  • Experience with robots and automation
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with cross functional team members
  • Mechanical aptitude/ interest
  • Proven ability to adapt to changing priorities and working conditions
  • Ability to manage tasks in fast paced, dynamic, timing critical work environment while being a team player within the department and division
  • Ability to successfully interact with all levels of employees in a multicultural environment
  • 2 – 3 years of experience in plastic industries (injection molding, thermoforming, packaging)
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to read, write, and speak English fluently


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