in Lantz, NS

Lantz, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Company Website: https://shawgroupltd.com/

The Shaw Group Limited is one of the 50 Best-Managed Companies in Canada and is one of Eastern Canada's leading natural resource manufacturers and community developers. Our Lantz Site is home to both Shaw Precast Solutions and Shaw Brick divisions. Our Lantz maintenance department is currently looking to for an Electrician to work in our Lantz, NS Maintenance Team. Our Maintenance Department is a central support resource for all Lantz operations.

As an Electrician for The Shaw Group Shaw you will be part of a Team focused on Maintaining the Equipment on the Lantz Site. You will support the daily breakdown needs of the Site along with Planned PM activities across the Site. This important role will require troubleshooting for Root Cause, along with developing planned activities to improve Equipment Uptime, including Procedures, Equipment Reliability and Spare Parts.

We take pride in our ability to work as a team and provide exceptional service to our internal customers. Reporting to the Central Maintenance Manager the Electrician will be responsible for:

Core Competencies

  • Safety First
  • A quick learner & ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • A methodical, organized Problem Solving ability.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Customer Support Oriented.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with all Regulatory standards.
  • Perform work in a manner consistent with plant safety, housekeeping standards, and quality checks.
  • Annual Maintenance support of the Site Electrical Network and Equipment.
  • Communicate with both the Maintenance Team and the Production Customers to ensure effective Service.
  • Work as part of a team to troubleshoot and repair equipment.
  • Provide technical assistance on Projects as necessary.
  • Support for new Equipment/Process installs and Startup.


  • Grade 12 / GED.
  • Valid nova Scotia Electrician Journeyman Certification.
  • Experience in the field of Industrial Electrician an asset.
  • Red Seal certification would be ideal.
  • Strong computer skills and proven problem solving experience required.
  • Experience with CMMS systems and Preventive Maintenance practices would be a key asset.


  • Proficiency with information analysis and decision modeling.
  • Arc flash knowledge/training.
  • Professional, responsive, and positive work attitude is essential,
  • Lock out, Tag out, Try out leadership.
  • On call Site support. (Rotation.)

Why work for The Shaw Group?
We understand the importance of investing in and developing our people. We are collaborative and team oriented. We provide our team with the opportunities to grow and we create a safe environment for our people to bring fresh ideas to the table. And we like people with a "let's get it done" attitude! If this sounds like the right fit for you, please show your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume via Indeed.

We are committed to offering equal employment opportunities in our workplace and encourage applications from Women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.

For more information on The Shaw Group of Companies please visit our website: www.shawgroupltd.com

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Supplemental pay types:
  • Overtime pay

Work Location: In person

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About The Shaw Group Limited

The Shaw Group is one of Eastern Canada's leading manufacturers and community developers. With a strong focus on products for the construction industry, we compete in a variety of market sectors and produce close to 1,000 individual products in 12 facilities across the Maritimes. Five retail Shaw Centres and more than 300 dealers sell Shaw Group products. Our company operates on a decentralized basis through a number of divisions and subsidiaries: Shaw Brick, Shaw Precast Solutions, Shaw Resources, Clayton Developments Limited, MMH Prestige Homes Inc., Ven-Rez Products Limited, Shaw Lifestyle and Shaw Living.