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3M Industrial Electrician in Perth, Ontario

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Job Description:

3M is seeking an Industrial Electrician to join its manufacturing team located in Perth, ON. The successful candidate will make an impact by providing daily support and engineering expertise and technical assistance for the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and modification of highly technical automated equipment; and, additionally, the development of maintenance procedures and techniques to support safe, reliable and efficient implementation of factory automation to include Robotics, Vision Systems, Integration Software, Motion and Control Systems. This opportunity will require shift work as well as on-call after hours and weekend support.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supporting manufacturing operations in electrical controls, programming, software, and application support to automation, robotics, vision, motion control, PLC and SCADA systems

  • Identifying, recommending, and implementing ideas in manufacturing area of responsibility to improve:

Product cost, service, and quality

Process safety and health performance with reduction of overall risk to the factory

Environmental performance with emphasis on waste reduction

Equipment reliability

  • Lead and implement improvement projects mentioned above

To set you up for success in this role from Day 1, 3M requires (at minimum) the following qualifications

  • Industrial Electrician

  • Available for shift work as well as on-call after hours and weekend support

  • Minimum 3 (three) years combined (academic or industry) electrical, controls, vision and/or automation experience

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Red Seal Certification

  • Experience in controls and automation systems design

  • Effective "Hands On" techniques

  • Ability to analyze, problem solve and implement solutions

  • Excellent computer skills - Excel, Minitab, PowerPoint and Project

  • Innovation skills to generate new ideas or alternative solutions

  • Works well on cross-functional teams in a continuous improvement (LEAN) environment

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Travel: In this role, you will be required to travel approximately 5% of the time, which may involve overnight stays. A valid driver’s license is required.

Relocation: Not offered

What We Offer:

  • Comprehensive Benefit Plan, RSP plan, Stock Purchase Plan, Incentive Plan, and Defined Contribution Pension Plan

  • Paid time off over the winter holidays

  • Health & Wellness subsidies

  • Individual Development Plan and Tuition Reimbursement Program

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3M Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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