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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  5534

Woodbridge, ON, CA, L4L 8K9

Date:  Jan 5, 2022

Industrial Electrician


Under general direction, builds, installs and troubleshoots electrical wiring systems, electronic components, hardware and equipment with a quality and timely focus in order to build special-purpose machinery, robotic work cells and automated test equipment.


•    Using the electrical design package and customer specifications for reference; plans and coordinates work required to assemble and wire control panels, HMI’s and other sub-assemblies.
•    Perform panel wiring, cell wiring and system wiring, including installation of conduits and wireways.
•    Report any issues regarding workmanship or design.  
•    Ensure that all print updates are being completed and that rework is properly recorded.
•    Using established procedures for “Power up and Test”, perform power up and electrical testing and troubleshooting of the control system in order to enable the start of integration.  Repair and/or replace defective components of the system as required.
•    Work with the project team including project managers, customers, designers, toolmakers and programmers to solve problems in order to provide the customer with a complete and functional system. Take a lead role in ensuring that workflow for machine assembly and integration flows smoothly in the shop. 
•    From time to time may be asked to fulfill the lead role for your discipline.
•    Assemble, solder, clean and debug of printed circuit boards.
•    Use the Focus system to check on availability of parts for the job.
•    Assist in providing status of completion information in order to maintain Project Schedules.
•    Participate in tear down and shipping of the equipment, dismantling in an orderly fashion to minimize installation time at the customers’ site. 
•    Travel to customer sites as required for installation and re-integration of systems.
•     Reassemble equipment to the point of buy-off at the customer’s site.  Provide customer training when required.
•    Be an ambassador for ATS at the customer’s site. 
•    Fill out daily site reports.
•    Work with management to be a positive motivating force within the team.  Assist in training apprentices according to ATS manufacturing standards and to the Industrial Electrician apprenticeship training standards.  
•    Communicate and be a channel for any constructive or objective ideas that arise, helping to keep the manufacturing standards up-to-date and at the highest level.  Use the team as a pool of technical knowledge, solving problems together efficiently.
•    Maintain a clean and organized work environment.
•    Perform general plant electrical maintenance and repair duties. 
•    Follow all safety procedures according to the ATS Health and Safety Manual in addition to following any onsite customer health and safety procedures.
•    Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the ATS Code of Business Conduct.
•    Other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned.



A Certificate of Qualification as an Industrial Electrician, a Construction and Maintenance Electrician or equivalent certifications from other Provinces or Countries.



•    A completed apprenticeship and/or two to three years of hands-on electrical wiring, troubleshooting and maintenance experience as a licensed electrician.  
•    Preference will be given to candidates with a Technologist Diploma from an accredited community college with related work experience in Automated Test equipment and with experience in electronics, machine building or robotics expertise.  
•    Must be capable of working in a team environment and be able to maintain a positive attitude and consistent contribution to the projects assigned. Clearly demonstrate a disciplined approach to problem solving under the pressure of time constraints. 
•    Good verbal communication skills. 
•    Excellent problem-solving skills.  
•    Willing to work overtime and like to travel.

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