309A Electrician – job posting

309A Electrician

Position: Electrician

Department: Electrical Build


Job Brief:

We are looking for an Electrician, for full-time employment, to lead, build, and wire project electrical control panels, sub-assemblies, and automated systems using the engineering package generated by the Electrical Designer.



  • Understand and apply Innovative Automation Inc. standard library resources
  • Understand Innovative Automation Inc. scheduling and budget requirements, and apply personal management and organization skills to meet required time and material allowances
  • Study drawings, manuals and specifications, then, applying all pertinent electrical codes, proceed to build systems as scheduled
  • Mark drawings to “as built” throughout the project
  • Once wiring is complete power should be connected and general systems checks performed. General system checks to include, but not limited to, power circuit testing, motor rotation checks, safety circuit testing, I/O testing and switch adjustments
  • Review machine concept and design with Electrical designer and project developer
  • Prioritize and schedule multiple projects; time management with respect to all phases of a project
  • Assemble and coordinate multiple staff when larger projects require team efforts
  • Document and keep organized notes on Project status
  • Keep clean and organized workstations
  • Research and develop application and use of products involved in a project. Research and Development records to be filed for future reference.
  • Non-conformances throughout the project are to be recorded as per ISO policy
  • As per ISO policy, Project Requirements form is to be initialed once associated phase of a project is complete
  • Occasional travel as required within North America


  • Minimum OCOT Canadian Red Seal Certificate of Qualification 309A Construction and Maintenance Electrician
  • Minimum 2-3 years experience as a Licensed Electrician, with wiring and project lead experience
  • Minimum Diploma from 2-year Electrical Engineering Technician (Co-op) Program or 3-year Electrical Engineering Technology (Co-op) Program
  • Experience with Motors, Drives, Robotics, PLC Wiring and sensing systems
  • Strong Knowledge of the Electrical Safety Code
  • Troubleshooting and Problem-Solving skills to identify and resolve electrical issues
  • Knowledge of MS Office Software (Word, Excel)
  • Valid G Class Driver’s License
  • Ability to lift weights reaching 50lbs, carry weights reaching 40lbs, and push and pull weights reaching 100-150lbs

Job Fit:

  • Confidence in dealing with people
  • Ability to deal with all types of personalities
  • Adaptable and able to modify approach in dynamic environment
  • Able to prioritize competing job functions
  • Possess structured problem solving and analytical skills

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