Industrial Electrician

  • 6320 Colonel Talbot Rd, London, ON N6P 1J1, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Gentek Building Products a leading manufacturer of vinyl, aluminum and steel exterior building products is seeking a licensed Industrial Electrician for our window plant located in London, Ontario. Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the successful candidate must have solid electrical and mechanical aptitude in a manufacturing setting. Other skills required include experience with PLCs, computer based programming, pneumatics, hydraulics and electronics.

Job Description

Essential Duties:

  • New installations(Pipe and Wire), maintenance of electrical equipment, repair of electrical/ mechanical systems
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical equipment with minimum interruption to production
  • Inspect, repair, assemble, install, adjust and do preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment
  • Ensure regular Preventative Maintenance checks on all electrical equipment
  • Work within a team to provide support for the production line to troubleshoot and repair breakdowns
  • Move/align machinery and equipment
  • Understanding of PLCs, pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Follow acts, regulations, and codes related to facilities, equipment, environment protection, and Health and Safety at all times
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Communicate with Supervisor(s) on safety or process related issues.  
  • Responsible for 5S activities which includes maintenance shop, personnel tools, and organization of spare parts inventory

Additional Information:

  • Hourly Rate: $32.79/hour as per CBA ($0.50/hour premium when working the afternoon shift)
  • Must be willing to work rotating day and afternoon shifts


  • Valid Ontario Electrical trade ticket (442A preferred)
  • Minimum of 3 years industrial manufacturing experience
  • Proof of completion of Ontario Apprenticeship
  • Strong working knowledge of NFPA 70E, CSA Z462 and LOTO
  • Must be available to work shift work
  • Must be willing to work overtime
  • Familiar with and able to read electrical schematics
  • Be able to work quickly under pressure and have a sense of urgency
  • Standard inventory of Electrical and mechanical tools
  • Have the ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Have strong organizational skills, detail oriented and able to multi-task and prioritize
  • Dual ticket or background in Controls a strong asset 

Additional Information

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.