Our client in the Kitchener area is looking for an Electrician with at least 5 years of experience to join their team in a permanent role on afternoons, nights or weekend nights!


  • Comply with safety rules and procedures; report any injury or illness immediately, report unsafe acts and conditions.
  • Wire up new equipment and rewire old installations.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical problems, substations, bus ducts, rectifiers, PLC’s, electrical control circuits, hoist controls and controllers
  • Follow and use Ontario Hydro Code, keep up to date on changes to regulations.
  • Communicate any problems, materials required, safety or quality concerns to Foreperson in a timely manner.
  • Adhere to documented work procedures set out for the activities being performed
  • Perform 6S (housekeeping) as directed by Coordinator.
  • Wear the personal protective equipment (PPE)/ARC Flash Clothing.
  • Communicate all problems to Electrical Coordinator.
  • Follow through with instructions from Electrical Coordinator and perform other duties as assigned
  • Complete required paperwork
  • Act as a resource to department staff.
  • Work effectively with plant personnel towards development and execution of electrical and process improvements.


  • Licensed 309A or 309D Electrician.
  • Minimum 5 years trade experience.
  • Full understanding of AC/DC low and high voltage.
  • Knowledge in high voltage (13,800).
  • Ability to program PLC’s preferred.
  • Licensed Golf Cart and Scissor Lift Operator an asset.
  • Knowledge of Co-generation systems an asset.
  • Some hand tool flexibility required.
  • Must be able to work independently and as a team.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Writing and communication skills.
  • High technical skills.
  • Have strong analytical and problem solving skills

Wage Rate: $31.50-33.50 /hour plus shift premium

Shifts available:

  1. Nights (7% shift premium)

If you’re interested in this role and have the requirements listed above, please send your resume to: jayne@grandriverpersonnel.ca

***NOTE: We also have several electrician roles open with other clients in the Waterloo Region so APPLY NOW!


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