Electrical Technologist (Kingston)

Company Details

Education:

3-year Electrical Engineering Diploma or equivalent work experience

Related Experience:

Must possess exceptional organization skills

Excellent verbal and written communications capabilities required

Thorough understanding and demonstrated working knowledge of the laws and regulations related to the scope of work

Ability to deal professionally and courteously with internal and external contacts

Proven experience working with confidential and sensitive information

Ability to work on multiple priorities in a fast paced environment, strong attention to detail is required on a daily basis

Knowledge of different types of Man Machine Interfaces

Knowledge of variable frequency drives

Knowledge of conduit construction and installation

Knowledge of running wire, making connections and labelling

Knowledge of relevant codes, standards and guidelines (e.g. CSA, TSSA, NFPA)

Knowledge of equipment to select for field installations

Ability to create logic ladder diagrams for PLC

Ability to program PLC Systems, preferably OMRON

Ability to properly install electrical equipment and conduits

Ability to create technical drawings (e.g. AutoCad) of the control system configuration

Ability to read technical drawings (e.g. AutoCad, SolidWorks) to mount electrical equipment according to design

Skills in troubleshooting to resolve field issues

Skills in organizing workload and time to work on simultaneous projects

Has good communication skills and the ability to work in teams with both technical professionals and hourly employees

Recognizes internal customers (treats other employees as customers)

Maintains co-operative working relationships with customers, community, as well as the entire staff of Draeger

Demonstrates the ability to tactfully handle difficult situations

Authorities for this position are those specified directly or formally delegated in the ISO Procedures and Work Instructions

Working Conditions:

Must have ability to perform physical work and to lift 50 pounds as part of day-to-day work

The position is based in Kingston ON, and will involve travel

(Temporary, may lead to permanent)