Construction and Maintenance Electrician – AECON – Ontario Canada



AECON logo CANADAOrganization Overview Aecon Construction Group Inc. is Canada’s largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally.
Divisional Overview
Aecon Infrastructure brings together state-of-the-art technology, the most recent advances in process, and an experienced team dedicated to the work we perform, ranging from road building to institutional and commercial construction. Built on innovation, we constantly challenge ourselves to meet the demands of existing markets and anticipate how to serve emerging ones.

Division Infrastructure
Business Unit ACML
City Milton
Province/State Ontario [ON]
Title Construction and Maintenance Electrician
Position Overview
Under general supervision, the Construction and Maintenance Electrician will be responsible for installation, maintenance, testing, troubleshooting and repair of heavy industrial electrical equipment and associated electrical and electronic controls. Work involves preventative and corrective maintenance, inspections, modifications, installation/dismantling of systems and projects within the trade, and troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairs of construction equipment. The position is located in Milton, Ontario.

Key Responsibilities
Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components
Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors
Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.
Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices
Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records
May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.
Required Knowledge & Skills
Completion of a four- or five-year Construction and Maintenance electrician apprenticeship program or a combination of over five years of work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry courses in industrial electrical is preferred.
Additional construction electrician certification is considered an asset.
Good understanding of motor control circuits
Good troubleshooting skills
Solid understanding of PLC controls
Available to work extended hours. Willing to travel.
Displays initiative, diligence and reliability
Effective interpersonal skills (oral and written communication)
Physically fit: heavy lifting, climbing, and working around heavy equipment is required
Employment Status Permanent
Compensation & Benefits Overview Aecon offers the opportunity to work on challenging, high profile projects and provides competitive compensation and benefits.
Equity Statement Aecon is an equal opportunity employer.
Accessibility Aecon accommodates. Upon request, Aecon accommodates candidates with disabilities throughout the hiring process.