Maintenance Electrician
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Maintenance Electrician

Job Description

Maintenance Electrician - Hourly

Day Shift

Amcor Packaging Canada

Mississauga, Ontario

Basic Functions

  • Respect Amcor Rigid Plastics primary focus that is to ensure the “Safety” of the employees.
  • Must follow Amcor’s policies and procedures to ensure good manufacturing practices are maintained as per company’s standards.

  • Manage all facets of the plant equipment, buildings and grounds.
  • Responsible for compliance of all Federal/Provincial/Local regulations.
  • Responsible for defining problem areas, conducting investigations and implementing solutions.
  • Ensure optimum performance and output from the production equipment is maintained.
    Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  1. To observe all safety rules/regulations and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner. Adheres to all safety guidelines, must take active role in promoting a safe work place. You have to perform your duties safely with minimal supervision. Actively participate in all safety programs including, Energy Isolation and 6S.
  2. Execute all Preventative Maintenance work orders.
  3. Follow up on all PM work and assess the effectiveness of the PM.
  4. Follow weekly and bi-monthly maintenance checklist/log for all machines.
  5. Maintenance and troubleshooting of all production equipment, coordinate and assist outside contractors in repairing and maintaining other auxiliary and plant equipment i.e. electro-treat, grinders, compressor, chiller, dryers.
  6. Discuss machine issues / problems with Machine operators and Maintenance Supervisor.
  7. Maintain accurate log of maintenance for each machine.

  1. Requires being familiar with spare parts.
  2. Recommend alternative parts to improve reoccurring problems.
  3. Review together with the Maintenance Manager all spare parts usage and contribute in managing the spare parts inventory.
  4. To provide routine maintenance and inspection of boiler, chiller, tower water, HP and LP compressors and other associated auxiliary equipment.
  5. Ensure compliance with TSSA, MOL and Ministry of Environment agencies.
  6. Perform regular maintenance on various areas within the building.
  7. Keep assigned work area clean, neat, organized and free from safety hazards.
  8. Flexible to work with all departments, ( Deco, Extrusion Blow Mold and Injection Stretch Blow Mold),
  9. All other duties and projects as assigned.
    Education, Experience and skills required
  1. College Diploma in Electrical / Electronic Engineering Technology or equivalent experience and courses
  2. Ability to read electrical diagrams
  3. 4-5 years’ experience as maintenance electrician
  4. With experience in working with Blow Mold and Injection Molding machines. (Bekum, Nissei PF8-4B and 70DPH)
  5. Must have good troubleshooting and repair skills, knowledgeable in hydraulic and pneumatic systems as well as PLC controllers and other automated and conveying systems
  1. 442A Industrial Ticket
  2. College diploma in electrical and/or electronic area of study
  1. OTHER
  1. Able to read and write English preferred. Must have strong verbal and written communications skills and be able to communicate to all levels. Must be a self-starting, inwardly motivated and proactive individual. Needs to be able to work productively with a minimum amount of supervision and follow up. 
  2. This position requires good visual acuity and some lifting, stooping, and bending. Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds, frequently to check in and put away inventory and supplies.
  3. Must have the ability to handle stress and the pressures of multiple tasks, demanding schedules and deadlines, diverse personalities, and daily conflicts. Conflict resolution skills are vitally important

*** On the job training will be conducted as per the established training schedule***


  1. To observe all safety rules/regulations and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner
  2. To maintain the highest work quality standards with close attention to detail as needed to meet customer expectations.
  3. To show-up for work on time and work all scheduled shifts.
  4. To set an example that is consistent with the position held within the company.
  5. To carry out duties and responsibilities in a positive way and in the spirit of cooperation and support of others.
  6. To fully meet the duties and responsibilities of the position.
  7. To actively support the decisions and policies of the company and its management. 
  8. To treat people fairly, equally and with respect and to settle for no less in return.
  9. To be honest at all times and to conduct oneself with the highest degree of personal integrity.
  10. To communicate the right information, to the appropriate people, in an effective and timely manner.
  11. To maintain an appearance consistent with the position held.
  12. To actively expand personal knowledge of the business and related areas as they pertain to this role within the organization, encouraging others to do the same.
  13. To take “pride” in the company and help make it a success.

This is an hourly position that reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Schedule: 8 hours, 5 of 7 days of the week. Must be available for weekend shifts. Overtime and on-calls may also be required.

Amcor is committed to providing accommodation during the recruitment process. We provide equal treatment and accommodation to ensure a positive and barrier-free employment experience. If you are an individual who requires accommodation, please contact us.


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Installation - Maint - Repair
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 92245
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Maintenance Electrician

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