The Opportunity The Electric Motor Systems Technician will work with a small and dedicated team of mechanical professionals. The Electric Motor Systems Technician will wind, assemble, and install various types of coils in addition, the EMST will be able to perform in-shop and field mechanical repairs and electrical testing . The Electric Motor Systems Technician will protect Wajax’s value by keeping all protected and proprietary information confidential. The EMST will work with a dedicated and experienced team of talented professionals.
Wajax strives to create an atmosphere and culture that embraces work/life balance, an understanding of what our employees require to be successful, and where hard work and commitment is rewarded with advancement opportunities. The Role Inspect various kinds of electro-mechanical equipment for damage and evidence of electrical malfunctions. Test condition of windings according to Company procedures and EASA standards. Illustrate and/or document all relevant data specific to unit’s electro-magnetic characteristics, operating conditions, existing damage, or intended serviceability.
Dismantle and/or strip damaged or unserviceable electro-mechanical equipment. Prepare all reusable parts for rewinding and inspect renewed parts for hidden, structural damage or unusual conditions. Rewind various kinds of electro-mechanical equipment, including but not limited to: single-phase, three-phase, dc fields, armatures, wound rotors and transformers. Observe proper insulating techniques and/or requirements during rewinding.
Test rewind electro-mechanical equipment according to Company Procedures and EASA Standards and document test results. Complete required paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis. Operate specialized repair and testing equipment, including but not limited to: winding machines, test panels, surge testers, core-loss testers, cut off saws, burnout ovens, bake ovens, grinders, cranes, forklift trucks, brazing units, dip tanks, VPI systems, and various handheld power and non-power tools. Actively participate in and adhere to The Company’s Health and Safety Management System Program and any/all legislative requirements relevant to your position and the work you perform.
Keep work area neat and clean as directed by supervisor. The Candidate Education: Registered EMST Apprentice. Journeyman Red Seal, Electric Motor Systems Trade Certification or equivalent industry experience is considered an asset. Work Experience : 5 years or more years experience as a EMST Knowledge : Weld or braze components; Read electrical schematics, blueprints and other technical diagrams; Read and interpret blueprints/sketches/specifications; Mentor junior workers.
Self-motivated and calm under pressure, ability to work troubleshoot in semi-autonomous environment Solid communication skills- verbal and written Ability to problem solve on site and under time constraints The Company Since 1858, Wajax has been a leading industrial products and solutions provider continually innovating to serve Canadian industry coast-to-coast. We work in an extensive range of industries and core sectors of the Canadian economy including energy and renewables, food and beverage, construction, industrial/commercial, transportation, forestry, mining, metal processing, and oil and gas – to name a few. Everything we do is powered by people passionate about making a difference and who are dedicated to driving Canadian industry forward. People who provide the experience and expertise that support the industries that build our cities, power our businesses, put a roof over our heads and food on our tables.
Wajax offers a total compensation package that includes competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, learning and development, as well as some unique additional “perks.” Highlights include: Competitive health and dental benefits with no waiting period for eligibility (100% employer paid premiums), plus health spending account. Wajax led e-learning, and product training through industry leading manufacturers. Exclusive discounts with a variety of manufacturers and service providers such as Ford, GM, Chrysler, Dell, TELUS, a group mortgage, home & auto insurance program, pet insurance, footwear & workwear, fitness membership, perkopolis, and more. Recognition program where points are earned for merchandise or gift certificates, plus cash awards.
Flexible work arrangements. Award-Winning Health and Wellness Program By working with Wajax, you become part of an inclusive and diverse team that is dedicated to innovation and teamwork. We are committed to employing a workforce that is representative of the diverse communities across Canada in which we do business. As an equal opportunity employer, please inform us if any accommodation is required if contacted for an interview.
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