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Electrician (Licensed)


Role Purpose: Perform skilled journeyperson level work involving troubleshooting, preventative and corrective maintenance, installation/dismantling of systems and projects, as well as diagnostics, and repairs.

Shift: Monday to Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm


* Complete Electrical troubleshooting, emergency or scheduled repairs on all equipment involved with production and supporting departments.
* Troubleshoot/repair/replace as required all electrical equipment at MLF. Respond to and repair fire alarms and any other alarms called by security. Check and repair ground faults. Complete electrical pms. Troubleshoot incoming hydro disruptions.
* Assist other trades and other duties as required.
* Proven abilities to work on PLC, HMI, SCADA, AC/DC drives, servo drives and motion controls
* Experience and thorough understanding of electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic control systems for automated machinery.
* Ability to read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.
* Provides oversight and guidance to Apprentice Electricians.
* Promote and comply with all Maple Lodge Farms Health & Safety, Quality Assurance, and Environmental Management policies, procedures and controls to ensure a healthy and safe work environment


* At least 2 years of industrial maintenance experience preferably in the food industry. Fast paced industrial environments, with an area of expertise in electrical troubleshooting combined with a strong understanding of PLC and Automation.
* Experience required in inspection, testing, diagnosing, servicing, maintaining and overhauling a wide variety of electrical, instrumentation, control, electronic equipment, components, sensors, protective devices and relays.
* Experienced in installing AC/DC drives, Servo Drives and thermostats, electrical wirings, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, lighting fixtures and other electrical components.
* Perform preventative maintenance on equipment.
* Working knowledge of food and meat plant regulatory standards (CFIA, etc.), GMP, HACCP, BRC, food safety, food quality, etc.;
* Working knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), WHMIS;
* Ability to work from schematics, drawings and prints when troubleshooting
* Must possess mechanical and electrical aptitude.
* Ability to excel in a fast-paced environment where attention to detail and effective multi-tasking is essential;
* Computer literacy (MS Office).


* Must possess a valid Electrician license,442A or 309 (Licensed)
* Must provide proof of apprenticeship or prior experience (Apprentice).
* Fire alarm certification an asset.


* Building Trust - Builds strong relationships on a foundation of trust, loyalty and authenticity.
* Driving for Results - Relentlessly pursues quantifiable and measurable results: identifies areas for improvement and executes changes as necessary.
* Communication & Listening - Encourages open and honest communication with the team, communicates messages clearly and concisely and listens attentively to others.
* Initiative - Proactively seeks new opportunities and challenges; takes ownership and accountability for enhancing results or minimizing problems.
* Builds Networks - Builds strong relationships with peers, partners and key stakeholders, cultivating meaningful connections.
* Awareness & Insight - Assesses one’s own abilities, understands how actions impact perceptions and thrives within our culture, climate and organization at all levels.


* Highly mobile and dangerous work. Hot, cold, wet, slippery. Some working at heights. Risk of electrical shock.


In accordance with Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants are required to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for applying however only those chosen will be contacted.


Maple Lodge Farms Ltd



Opening Date

Jan 09, 2020