Electrician

August 26 2019
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Avionics - Electronics, Maintenance - Repair - Overhaul
Longueuil, QC

Organization Profile :

Pratt & Whitney Canada is one of the world's leaders in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines powering commercial and regional airplanes, as well as general aviation aircraft and helicopters. Our strong reputation for highly skilled personnel (10,000 employees across the globe), our reliable engines and our exceptional aftermarket support service network attract customers from all over the world (over 190 countries).

General responsibilities of the position :

As planned in the departmental progression program, perform the simplest to the most complex of the department's operations in order to install, maintain, test and repair a wide variety of electrical equipment and networks. Perform related and general duties. Keep equipment and work station clean and in good working condition.

Work from instructions, service requests and established processes, to perform preventive, predictive or corrective maintenance, as well as all forms of repair work on electrical systems and equipment. Set up and assemble equipment as per operational requirements. Perform diagnosis to identify the source of the problem; disassemble machinery up to the defective parts and maintain equipment integrity. Research repetitive cause of failures or breakdowns and recommend proper corrective methods.

Specific responsibilities of position :

Determine location and arrangement of material. Evaluate scope of tasks and material required in order to perform repairs or replacements, and organize work in collaboration with other trades. Install, replace, repair, adjust and align parts of various equipment and instruments such as distribution station and network, wiring, relays and circuit breakers. Use programmable controllers to access ladder diagrams in order to perform debugging operations on accessories, e.g. garage doors, barriers, rinsing lines, test bench equipments and vacuum system. Use appropriate tools and equipment to verify parameters, adjustment and calibration, in order to ensure proper operation. Test equipment and ensure it performs as per specifications and operational requirements. Disconnect and reconnect electrical equipment and machinery.

Identify, research and prepare the order or shipment of spare parts, ready-to-assemble kits and repairable components required to complete work. Receive and move material, parts and other equipment towards designated areas. Drive various mobile equipment and motor vehicles such as forklifts and scissor lifts. Keep working perimeter safe. Must maintain required governmental accreditations up to date.

Qualifications required :

  • Professional Studies Diploma in Electricity
  • Licence C Certification
  • Functional English and French written and spoken 
  • Interpersonal qualities: team work and positive attitude

Field of studies : 

Industrial Electrician

Additional Information :

Rotating working hours. In accordance with the terms of the collective agreement in force. Competitive vacation, benefits and salary. 

The masculine pronoun is used without discrimination and solely for the purpose of making the text easier to read.

P&WC is an equal opportunities employer, seeking to promote diversity and inclusion. We will consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, gender, nationality, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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