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Maintenance Technician- Electrician - Up to $40.36 + Signing Bonus

Job Number:  5350
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Formet Industries
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular






Job Number: 5350 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Formet Industries 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: ST. THOMAS 




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.



Company Description

Formet is one of the largest manufacturing employers in Southwestern Ontario producing body and chassis components for assembly plants across North America. Our 1.1 million square foot facility features industry-leading hydroforming, roll-forming, hot-stamping, robotic assembly and post-assembly coating processes. At Formet, we take care of each other and live by the motto “One Team. One Formet.”


$39.01 CAD per hour and up to $40.36 / Hour with Shift Premiums.

$2000.00 Signing Bonus!! (Paid in Installments, Not applicable to Magna transfers)


  • Fanuc Robotics
  • Laser Cutting – Robotic and CNC
  • CNC Benders
  • Hydroform and Hot Stamp Presses
  • Roll forming
  • Robotic Welding and component assembly
  • Power and Free conveyors
  • Automatic Guided Vehicles
  • Aluminum robotic welding

Position Summary

To increase uptime, throughput, efficiency and quality, through the process of maintaining, designing, developing and continuously improving our equipment and the utilization of technology to ensure the best quality parts are produced.

Core Skills

  • Experience in hydraulics, pneumatics and electrical systems
  • Capable of multitasking and working with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Work requires exercise of independent judgement and making decisions within established regulations and policies
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Experience to repair and replace defective parts.


Wage: $39.01 CAD per hour
Shift: Rotating every 2 weeks between days, afternoons and nights
Overtime after 40 hours per week.
Shift premiums of $0.85/hour (afternoons) and $1.35/hour (nights)
Vacation: 2 weeks of paid vacation (3 weeks after 3 years) + 3 Personal Paid Holidays (PPH) + 2 half days.
Benefits: Medical and Dental Coverage.
Plant wide Incentive Program – based on a number of factors, all members of our team receive an Incentive Bonus, if requirements are met.
Magna Profit Sharing.
Matched GRRSP.
Company paid life insurance and AD&D coverage.
Educational Assistance program.
Subsidized Cafeteria.
Work boot, safety glasses and custom molded earplug allowances.
Weekly pay via direct deposit.
Company paid uniforms (if you choose to use).
Barbecues and Children’s Christmas Party.
Roger’s cell phone plan available to Formet Team Members - $40.00 / month
Employee discounts (new vehicle, amusement parks etc.) Additional Information
Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

Recommended Qualifications

Grade 12 diploma or equivalent.

Electrical Certificate of Qualification (309A or 442A).

Minimum two years’ experience as an Industrial Electrician.

Additional Information

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

Thank you to all who apply.  Only those who are selected to move forward will be contacted.

07--Operations F--Permanent/Regular 

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