maintenance technician - instrumentation and controls, Peterborough

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Are you a Maintenance Technician with an Electrician license looking to develop your experience with Automation and control system?
Do you have experience programming, modifying & troubleshoot PLC program on Rockwell programs?
Are you located close to Peterborough or would you relocate there?

If yes, this is the right opportunity for you!!

The primary role of the Maintenance Technician - (Instrumentation & Controls) is to provide advanced and
effective instrumentation and automation/control abilities to safely troubleshoot and repair plant equipment
to ensure reliable plant operations.

The technician must diagnose, troubleshoot and repair problems in all areas of electrical, automation, networks, process, instrumentation and control systems that occur in the facility; including processing equipment, packaging line, and facilities. The technician must be
autonomously able to troubleshoot, pinpoint problems, remediate all problems and conducts problem
solving along with team members to fix reoccurring issues.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Diagnose, troubleshoot and configure Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), Human Machine
Interface (HMI), Servo Drives, Variable Frequency Drives, Sensors, Actuators, Instrumentation,
Industrial Control Systems, Industrial networks & Electrical equipment to ensure reliable operations
• Perform effective troubleshooting, repairs or modifications in accordance with manufactures
specifications and documentation on processing, packaging and facilities equipment
• Observes and test the plant equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using meters/analyzers,
programming stations and other testing devices; and replace faulty components to keep equipment
operational, drives standardization of process control elements to maintain consistency
• Ensures compliance to codes and standards for Arc Flash/Shock hazard safety, confined space
entry, work at height, Lock-out-tag-out, Line Break Permit, hazardous materials, hand tool safe use,
etc. and maintain clean and orderly work areas
• Maintain drawings, instructional manuals, program backups, certificates, procedures and make
revisions as needed
• Drives continuous improvement initiatives, identify & execute improvement projects, reliability
centered maintenance programs, and inculcate problem-solving mindset on the shop floor
• Obtains complete operation and maintenance knowledge of plant's processing & packaging lines,
facilities, cleaning and sanitation equipment
• Supervise contractors work and safety during new installation and routine plant operations
• Performs other tasks and duties as assigned by management

Minimum Job Requirements and Qualification:
• An associate degree/post-secondary diploma in Instrumentation/Control/Electrical/Electronic
• Licensed Instrumentation and Control Technician in the province of Ontario
• Licensed Electrician in the province of Ontario is a or ability to possess qualification and experience
to acquire the license
• Minimum 3 years of instrumentation & automation/controls experience on automated highspeed
packaging, processing and facilities equipment

If this role sounds like a good fit for you please APPLY ONLINE or submit your resume directly to Ariel Rodello at

Thank you for applying to the role. We’ll review your application and connect shortly if you meet all the requirements.

Good luck!

Randstad Professionals Canada
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