Industrial Electrician
in Truro, NS

Truro, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 22004748


At J.D. Irving, Limited, you are part of an energetic team of professionals who lead with integrity and are passionate about achieving results. With a culture that nurtures talent and creates an inclusive workplace, you can grow your career across our diverse operating divisions.

Founded in 1882, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has operations in Eastern Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador), and the United States. We are a team of 15,000 dedicated employees.
  • Would you like to work in a growing, fast-paced environment that is technologically advanced?
  • Do you have a passion for exceeding safety standards and a keen eye for producing quality products?
  • Are you a Journeyman electrician and want to kick-start your career?
  • If you answered yes to all 3 questions, then J.D. Irving, Limited has an exciting career opportunity for you.

We are looking for a motivated individual to join to the Truro Sawmill team as an Electrician.

As an Electrician with the Truro Sawmill, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that all site electrical systems are maintained in good working order in an effort to maximize the efficiency of mill equipment
  • Installing, repairing, troubleshooting and maintaining electric motors, scanners, drives, and PLC's on equipment used in the sawmill processes
  • Ensuring safety, quality, and environmental standards are met

  • Education Required: Trade Certification - Red Seal
  • Having knowledge or experience working with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and various control systems
  • Previous Work experience in a sawmill is also an asset
  • Work on shifts, including nights or weekends
  • Committed to top performance in a safe work environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Compentent with Windows based computers and Software

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online.
We appreciate your interest in our company! The initial review of applications will begin on the deadline date for applying. Applications received after the deadline may not be considered. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
To learn more about our products and services, click here .
J.D. Irving, Limited, Sawmill Division is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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