Electrician Job at Lafarge Canada in Woodstock, ON, Canada

Lafarge Canada is seeking for an experienced electrician to join their team in Canada for their growth and support. The electrician is responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient operation of all electrical systems within Southwestern Ontario. This includes the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical equipment and systems, ensuring compliance with safety standards and regulations. The Electrician plays a crucial role in minimizing downtime due to electrical failures, supporting the areas overall productivity. This position requires a proactive approach to preventative maintenance, a keen ability to troubleshoot and resolve electrical issues, and a commitment to upholding the highest standards of safety and quality in all electrical work. If you are excited about this opportunity, they invite you to apply.

Responsibilities of Electrician:

  • Adhere to all workplace safety policies, regulations, and practices. Participate in safety training and meetings.
  • Install, maintain, and repair electrical systems and components in industrial machinery and equipment.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical problems in industrial equipment, ensuring minimal downtime.
  • Provide technical support and guidance on electrical issues to other maintenance team members.
  • Conduct routine maintenance to prevent equipment failures and ensure operational efficiency.
  • Respond quickly to electrical emergencies, minimizing risks and damages.
  • Maintain accurate records of electrical maintenance and repairs, including compliance documentation.

Eligibility Criteria for Electrician:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of an electrician apprenticeship program or an associate degree in electrical technology
  • A valid electrician’s license as required by local or national regulations.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Electrical Systems Expertise: Proficient in various industrial electrical systems and components.
  • Advanced Troubleshooting: Skilled in diagnosing and solving complex electrical issues.
  • Safety and Regulatory Compliance: Knowledgeable in electrical safety standards and regulations.
  • Technical Tool Proficiency: Ability to use a range of electrical testing and repair tools effectively.
  • Communication Skills: Good written and oral communication abilities.
  • Computer Literacy: Familiarity with computer systems and software used in electrical diagnostics and reporting.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Working outdoors and varied temperatures and weather conditions.
  • Working indoors in varied conditions (ie. hot, noisy, dusty).
  • Rotating shifts, overtime and weekends when required.
  • Mobility through all areas of the plant required, including stairs and ladders.
  • Regular bending, kneeling, reaching and lifting less than 50 lbs.
  • Working at heights and confined spaces

They thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Lafarge Canada Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. In Ontario, their organization/business is committed to fulfilling our requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

To apply for this job please visit careers.holcimgroup.com.

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