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Certified Electrician

Date: Sep 15, 2022

Location: Woodbridge, ON, CA, L4H 3G9

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


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.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Industrial Electrician is a full-time position, responsible for installing, inspecting, adjusting and repairing electrical equipment while following safety rules and regulations. The Electrician will work as part of a team but would routinely perform work independently and maintain a high level of accuracy and safety, while performing their duties.  You will be required to maintain all electrical equipment to required standards and be responsive to production needs and equipment failures.




  • Complying with workplace safety policies and regulations.
  • Maintaining a clean and environmentally safe work area.
  • Resolve deficiencies found during inspection, testing and calibration.
  • Install and maintain electrical system equipment.
  • Possess a working knowledge of electrical controls, safety circuits and basic instrumentation.
  • Perform routine scheduled and non-scheduled electrical troubleshooting and repair.
  • Troubleshoot and correct power failures and short circuits.
  • Be able to set, edit and analyze parameters for Variable Frequency Drives and other programmable devices.
  • Knowledge and use of electrical test meters such as multi-meters, insulation resistance test set (i.e. Megger), and ammeters.
  • Participating in the PM program on all equipment for continuous improvement of all machines.
  • Closing work orders and documenting work completed using the plant CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System).
  • Basic understanding of mechanical equipment function to assist in troubleshooting and repairs as needed to plant equipment.
  • Performing other related duties as assigned.





  • Strong troubleshooting skills with automated equipment and safety systems.
  • Hold a valid Electrical License (309A or 442A)
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work independently on jobs without supervision and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Able to deal with people tactfully and professionally at all times.





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