Electrical Technician

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Gauges | Fixtures | Automation

Job Description:

Electrical technicians help create, maintain and repair the electronic components and equipment used in any equipment or device that involves electricity. They work on site to keep machinery and specialty equipment running correctly.

Reporting to:

Electrical Department Supervisor


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Effectively understand and be able to mark-up electrical and pneumatic schematics
  • Wire control panels to Select Tool and customer standards
  • Field wire machines as to schematics
  • Assemble and test electrical and mechanical assemblies, with and without written instructions
  • Use hand tools
  • Drill and tap
  • Have working understanding of pneumatics
  • Plumb machines as to schematics
  • Ensure final appearance of work is acceptable
  • Ability to debug own work
  • Industrial networks and automation
  • Demonstrated experience in installation and all aspects of electrical systems, from 480V power to 4-20ma loop, including EtherNet/IP, ControlNet and DeviceNet
  • Ability to read and interpret equipment wiring and piping diagrams
  • Strong working knowledge of PLCs, DCS, and VFD in an automation environment
  • Mentor Junior Electrical Technicians
  • Work with other department personnel to facilitate good communication between departments
  • Promote and contribute to a continuous improvement culture
  • Electrical repairs required throughout facility

Skills and Experience:

  • Electrical troubleshooting background
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read mechanical assembly drawings
  • 3-5 years of industrial electrical experience


  • Ability to work in fast paced / team environment
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s license and Canadian Passport
  • Ability to travel to site locations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proper tools
  • Follow all Health and Safety procedures


  • Electrical Techniques Certificate
  • Journeyman Electrician or Equivalent

To apply for this job email your details to hr@selecttool.com