Electro-mechanical Maintenance Technician

General Information
Location  1763 SEAN HEIGHTS
Relocation Expense Covered  No
Employee Type  Non-Exempt FT
Job Category  Facilities and Maintenance
Minimum Experience  2 Years
Required Degree  2 Year Degree
Manage Others  Yes



Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Technician


Job description:

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, this position is responsible for the installation, repair and/or maintenance of equipment, machinery and processes for the Production and R&D Departments as well as the Facilities. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

- Troubleshoot/maintain/analyze electrical circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings, and install, repair, calibrate, service and/or replace electrical/electronic devices and systems, including power generation devices

- Trouble shoot and maintain unique equipment, building equipment, services, controls and devices throughout the plant

- Source materials, components, parts and equipment for the repair and/or building of devices, equipment and machinery as required for the plant

- Supervise contractors when necessary

- Participate in the set up of and monitoring of a Preventative Maintenance program for plant and facilities equipment including the Calibration program for equipment and instrumentation

- On a daily basis, enter data, equipment history, calibration specifications, etc. into a DataBase program

- Monitor and maintain all building systems as assigned

- Handle various minor construction projects as required

- Prepare written work instructions as required

- May be on call from time to time

- Possible shift work and emergency call outs

- This job requires exerting greater than 50 lb of force occasionally, and/or 25-50 lbs of force frequently and/or 10-20 lbs of force frequently



A minimum of five years maintenance in a manufacturing environment

Must have Experience in Electronics and electrical work

A definite asset: experience in working with data entry to data bases and to MS Office programs


Must have additional experience in 3 out of 6 of the below areas:

Hydraulics, Pneumatics and compressed gases

HVAC, air compressors, chillers and coolers

Engines (incl. diesel) and various motors

Millwright, welding, and general machining

Plumbing, pumps (including high vacuum pumps)

Carpentry, construction work



Excellent written and oral communication

Must have good interpersonal skills and be able to work in a team environment

Must have excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills

A demonstrated ability to be innovative

Ability to work with limited supervision

Demonstrate positive attitude and self-motivation



A certified Trades ticket in electrical/electronics or equivalent is a must

Technical diploma or equivalent in additional trades is an asset