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Electrician

Date: Oct 6, 2021

Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA, R2K 4H3

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

Wage: $36.40/hour

 

DUTIES:

  • Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic equipment.
  • Maintain electrical equipment to meet regulatory codes at provincial and federal levels.
  • Perform rigging activities, safety-related functions and other miscellaneous electrical functions.
  • Demonstrate safe and proficient use of shop tools (both hand and power).
  • Competent with programming of VFD’s.
  • Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot PLC’s.
  • Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair production and facility equipment.
  • Proficient in testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical, electronic equipment.
  • Clear understanding of testing devices such as multimeters, meggar, thermal imaging and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Demonstrate mechanical knowledge.
  • Clear understanding of reactive, predictive and preventative maintenance.
  • Perform installation and maintenance work as part of a team of skilled trade workers.
  • Perform duties in a work environment that will be hot, cold, dirty and fast-paced.
  • Coordinates and schedules additional work as required.
  • Self-starter yet able to take orders as directed.
  • Must possess demonstrated ability to safely utilize a forklift and high lift.
  • Other duties as assigned.
     
    QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Industrial Electrician Red Seal Journeyman
  • 5 years experience in a maintenance manufacturing/production environment
  • Commitment to safety, environment, and trade profession of the red seal
  • Must be available to work 8-hour evening shifts, callouts, and overtime as required.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Must have a thorough knowledge in PLC’s, VFD’s.
  • Strong understanding of schematics/blueprints.
  • Willingness to take equipment training courses, travel if required.

JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services