Industrial Electrician

  • Howa Manufacturing Canada
  • Alliston Airfield, County Road 10, Alliston, ON, Canada
  • Mar 26, 2018

Job Description

Founded in 1955, Howa is now in its 61st year, having grown as an auto parts company with 34 facilities worldwide which includes R&D and our headquarters. In the field of car interior components, today, the Howa Group has expanded its manufacturing sites to countries that produce 75% of the world's automobile manufacturing market. We will always remember our management philosophy "A Company is its People" as we train energetic and creative personnel and focus on building a global and richly diverse corporate culture.

Industrial Electrician:

The Industrial electrician is responsible for the installation, maintenance, testing, troubleshooting and repair of all industrial electrical equipment and associated electrical and electronic controls.


  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components
  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors
  • Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records
  • May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.


  • 1+ years industrial experience
  • Automotive experience an asset
  • Robotic programming expertise an asset

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to work rotating shifts (days & afternoons)
  • Ability to support overtime, weekend maintenance and scheduled shutdowns

We request that all interested applicants submit their resume along with a covering letter indicating wage expectations.

Howa Manufacturing Canada is committed to providing accommodation in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, upon request. The accommodation provided will take into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.

If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process or in order to successfully submit an application, please submit your accommodation request promptly.

We thank all applicants in advance but advise that only those under consideration will be contacted.

Agencies, no phone calls please.

Skills Required

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Industrial Electrician (442A) or Construction and Maintenance Electrician (309A) Trade License
  • Strong mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent preventative maintenance skills
  • Highest safety standards

Other Requirements

Certificates / Designations

Start Date

Mar 26, 2018

How to Apply