Maintenance Electrician
Tradition Fine Foods Ltd
Toronto, ON

Job StatementAs a Maintenance Electrician, the person is part of a team responsible for the general maintenance of all production equipment.

Essential Functions

  • Set-up and operating of process equipment
  • Large range of activities relating to electrical & mechanical controls
  • Pneumatic controls
  • PLC (Limited Awareness)
  • Adjust equipment, as needed
  • Troubleshoot electrical problems
  • Change electrical motors, contactors, heating elements, overloads & electrical panels
  • Install pipes, electrical cables and wires
  • Install receptacles and circuit breakers
  • Conduct routine inspections & repairs on electrical equipment in the plant
  • All other duties as required

Physical Demands

  • May be required to stand/sit/squat for long periods of time
  • May engage in frequent bending, stooping or squatting
  • Due to the environment, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions which include extreme heat, humidity and cold
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 25kg
  • Must be able to work in tight or enclosed spaces

Health and Safety

  • Conduct all Job Tasks in a Safe and Responsible manner. 
  • Participate in all Health and Safety, GMP and HACCP training as required.
  • Report any accidents, incidents and unsafe/hazardous conditions to your Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Report any damages of property and machinery to your Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Ensure that you understand how and when to use the Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE) that is located in your work area.
  • Ensure you comply with OHSA, WSIB, MOL regulations and/or laws that govern “workers” responsibilities in the workplace and Comply with Tradition Fine Foods Ltd. Safety Rules and Good Manufacturing Practices, and HACCP Programs.

Job Specifications

  • Education equivalent to the completion of grade 12.
  • Post secondary education related to machinery maintenance and repair.
  • A valid Electrical License
  • Ability to maintain working relationship with coworkers and subordinates.
  • Available for shift work
  • 3 years of relevant work experience

Job Type: Full-time


  • Maintenance Electrician: 2 years (Preferred)