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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  4232

Wixom, MI, US, 48393

Date:  Jun 8, 2021

Machine Builder - Electrical

Job Description



Plan, layout and install, electrical wiring, fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment in control cabinets and electrical equipment according to blueprints and wiring diagrams.


Essential Job Duties

  • Read and interpret electrical drawings, layouts, sketches, and specifications for laying out electrical installations.
  • Plan the assembly and the installation of components and control devices and coordinate work with other assembly classifications.
  • Safely and efficiently use hand and power tools to drill and tap holes in specified locations for mounting control units.
  • Cut, strip, bend, form wire cable, conduit, and plastic protective tubing to connect circuits and sub-assemblies.
  • Solder connectors and crimp connectors to wire ends.
  • Perform minor electrical maintenance on machinery.
  • Operate forklifts, cranes, and other material handling equipment.
  • Perform field service and travel up to 50%.

Additional Information



  • Post-secondary diploma, degree, or certificate of qualification specializing in tool & die making with an emphasis in electrical or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in electrical work, with machine building experience.
  • 1+ years of experience in mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulics, and system controls.
  • Knowledgeable in the proper use and selection of tools and equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical drawings, layouts, sketches, and specifications for laying out electrical installation.
  • Ability to make calculations in English and metric measurements.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Outlook, & Excel.
  • Ability to read, speak, write, & understand English in a professional manner.
  • Strong initiative, innovative, and keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effectively in fast-paced environment. 
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills; Experience working with customers to resolve problems.
  • Willingness and ability to travel 50% for machine installations and service work.
  • Must be eligible and able to travel domestically & internationally within 30 days from hire date and legally eligible to operate a vehicle, as this is an essential job function.

Benefits ATS Global Service offers:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401k Match
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Days


To keep our employees safe:

  • While Traveling for work
    • Travel Preparedness Kits (KN95 masks, hand sanitizer, sanitizing wipes, and disposable gloves)
  • Onsite
    • Hand sanitizer dispensers placed throughout the facility
    • Require social distancing
    • Provide disposable gloves and respirators upon request
    • Conduct visitor health assessments


*Visa sponsorship is not available for this role

Take your place among the best in the business, and grow your career with ATS Global Service. Join an environment where a passion for innovation combines with an uncompromised commitment to quality. Join the Winning Team at ATS Automation, a great place to automate your future!

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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