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Maintenance Electrician

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Author pmnationtalk
Date September 18, 2023
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Cargill Ltd.
Location Vancouver, BC
Category Electrician
Client Cargill Ltd.
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Title: Maintenance Electrician
Job Requisition ID: 276971
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V7L 1A7


Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive — a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field.

At Cargill we have a Culture of Safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones every day.

Cargill’s Agricultural Supply Chain – North America (CASC NA) connects agricultural producers to food, feed and industrial customers through a seamless supply chain. We help our customers compete in the global market and efficiently deliver products from origins to destinations through our marketing, sourcing, originating, storing, trading, consulting and processing of grain, oilseeds and crop inputs products and solutions. CASC NA business reaches across Canada, United States & Mexico with an expansive asset footprint including over 200 grain elevators, export/import facilities, oilseed crush plants, biodiesel facilities, and farm service centers.

If you are an internal candidate, please notify your supervisor prior to applying for this position.  If selected for an interview, you will be required to submit signed copies of your last two performance reviews. 

Location: North Vancouver, BC
Job Type:
Full Time
Shift(s) Available:

Principal Accountabilities

  • Perform predictive maintenance and corrective maintenance on facility assets
  • Complete scheduled quantitative preventative maintenance inspections on critical equipment
  • Documenting all completed work and the conditions found, utilizing maintenance computer software as necessary.
  • Work independently and/or cooperatively with personnel of various departments to troubleshoot and resolve electrical, control and process systems problems.
  • Complete installation of new equipment
  • Understanding and adhering to all safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Possess a Red Seal Electrician Trade certification
  • 1 year or more industrial experience with HMI and PLC Systems
  • Knowledge of motor control and troubleshooting
  • Basic computers use and typing skills
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting, with or without a reasonable accommodation .
  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc., with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) including a respirator.
  • Must be willing to work from heights, in confined spaces, and other industrial conditions.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working experience with Modicon 984 and Quantum PLCs
  • Power distribution (600V, 12.47kV and 69kV) equipment installation and operation.
  • Programming experience with ladder logic, function block, and structured text.
  • Experience with PROFIBUS, MODBUS and MODBUS+, Ethernet, fiber optic and industrial wireless communications installations and troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge and training in workplace electrical safety standards and arc flash hazards
  • 1 year or more industrial experience with HMI and PLC Systems
  • Knowledge of motor control and troubleshooting
  • Experience with variable frequency drives and various type of sensors

This full time position is located in North Vancouver, BC; however please expect receiving calls from a 204-area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.

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