Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Whitby, ON
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 2 months ago
Job Description

Licensed Electrician - Weekend Shift

How will you make an impact?

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit .

How will you make an impact?

You will be responsible for maintaining and operating when required, all plant machinery electrical systems. The objective for this role is to minimize production downtime by ensuring that the equipment is in good running order at all times. This will be achieved through the application of acquired mechanical/electrical/computer, automation and control skills, implementation of good preventative maintenance procedures and urgent response to emergency repair needs of equipment, particularly electrical/computer. You will perform data backups and disaster recovery operations.

In this role it is essential to perform rotating weekend shift work (12 hour shifts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, days and afternoons)

What will you do?

Essential Functions:
  • Repair equipment and facilities on an emergency basis. Troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and plumbing issues.
  • Perform engineering modification and project-type work, maintenance and operate hand tools and plant service equipment.
  • Maintain logs as required. Pick up parts from suppliers. Complete work orders and PM sheets, as well as weekly allocation sheets.
  • Attend meetings and training seminars.
  • Update PLC programs. Make modifications to equipment.
  • Maintain updated records of changes on documents such as manuals, schematics, drawings etc.
  • Perform electrical work to ESA standards.
  • Capable of performing minor calibrations.
  • Other duties as required.
How will you get there?

  • College/Technical School diploma.
  • Valid Electrical License is required.
  • Minimum 5 years hands-on experience
  • Previous work experience in a controlled and regulated environment
  • Knowledge of pneumatic controls applied to Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems
  • Experience with Network cabling, computer systems and control wiring
  • Ability to work from diagrams, schematics and specifications
  • In this role it is essential to perform weekend shift work
  • Proficiency with the English language
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Strong judgement, problem solving and decision making ability
  • Familiarity with Good Manufacturing Practices
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Job Category

Engineering, Facilities / Real Estate

Thermo Fisher Scientific

is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific