Journeyman Electrician/Millwright


GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF ROLE: Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Journeyman Electrician/Millwright is accountable for the effective functioning of the electrical systems or mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, for the facility.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the effective functioning of the electrical systems or mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems in the facility.
  • Accountable for the effective installation of new equipment or the installation, welding and fabrication of new equipment.
  • Responsible for identifying and requesting proper parts to complete repairs in a timely manner.
  • Complete accurate and timely documentation as required.
  • Accountable to adhere to and utilize Company policies and procedures and HACCP regulations.
  • Accountable to ensure a safe work environment for coworkers, customers, and visitors.

Qualifications: 

  • Valid Journeyman Electrician or Millwright Certificate or a recognized inter-provincial equivalent.
  • Minimum two years’ experience performing repairs in a manufacturing environment.
  • Mechanical systems, welding, fabrication and machining experience or mechanical, electrical and refrigeration experience.
  • An ability to use power and manual tools required.
  • A 5th Class Power Engineering Certificate (Ontario) is an asset.
  • Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Basic computer knowledge.

Working Conditions:

  • Physical Effort – Continuously standing or walking.  Regular requirement to lift, handle or carry material or equipment of a moderate weight.

  • Physical Environment – Regular exposure to factors such as temperature extremes, moving machinery, noise and fumes that cause noticeable discomfort and/or some risk of accident or illness.

  • Sensory Attention – Regular need to give moderate attention, either hearing or seeing, to what is happening.

  • Mental Stress – There is some modest pressure from deadlines or other productivity standards.  Work is somewhat repetitious. 

e-mail: resumes@directstaffingsolutions.com (Microsoft Word format only)

Direct Staffing Solutions Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all applicants are welcome. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the interview process should advise the recruitment contact so arrangements can be made.