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Industrial Electrician

Job Number:  55831
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Venest Industries
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

St. Catharines, ONTARIO, CA, L2S 0C5



Job Number: 55831 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Venest Industries 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 


Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Your Role

The Industrial Millwright position is primarily responsible for the maintenance of the assembly equipment on the Production floor.  This position repairs and maintains, troubleshoots, and fabricates in order to keep the operation of equipment running efficiently.  They must be able to work casual overtime and flex hours, independently, and work with a sense of urgency. 


What Venest Offers

At Venest Industries, company culture is central to the work experience.  Employees at Venest Industries enjoy many different company benefits including:

  • A great work experience with a diverse and dedicated workforce.
  • A strong focus on safety, health, and wellness.
  • Vacation time.
  • Four (4) paid personal days.
  • Competitive extended health benefits.
  • Group RRSP matching program.
  • Profit Sharing Plan.


What You Will Need to Succeed at Venest
  • Completion of an Electrical program from a recognized university or college program.
  • Related experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with industrial equipment.
  • Knowledge of resistance and MIG welding, electrical standards, and latest safety standards.
  • Knowledge of PLC  and Robotic programming (Allen Bradley/Rockwell (RS Logix 500, RS View, Control Logics 5000), Fanuc Robots, Beckhoff, Siemens) Mechatronics experience considered an asset.


As an Industrial Electrician at Venest

  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as cranes, jacks, and tractors to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery.
  • Support cross-functional repairs to equipment that includes electrical, mechanical, and tooling provided it could be done safely.
  • Department support for testing, repairing, and calibrating electric or electronic components.
  • Document electrical changes for plant inspections as well as basic administration including computer entry and documentation of work performed.
  • Complete preventative maintenance on equipment and keep maintenance records to identify weakness in design.
  • Perform electrical repair work on all machines, equipment, and facilities.
  • Diagnose and make changes to programs as required, with the aid of programmable logic controls.
  • Install, examine, replace, or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic, and coaxial cable assembles, lighting fixtures and other electrical components.
  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics, and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.
  • Services, maintains, repairs, installs, and tests new or existing equipment and verifies conformance to specifications.


Our Culture at Venest

As a division of Magna International, at the heart of our operating structure is an entrepreneurial culture which builds ownership and inspires pride in our employees.  Our team is committed to being a globally competitive automotive supplier of stamped components and systems, working in partnership with our customers and suppliers to provide excellence in service.


Venest Industries has an accommodation program in place that provides reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please contact Human Resources.

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