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Electrician / PLC Programmer - Afternoon Shift

Job Number:  58118
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Mytox Mfg.
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Toronto, ONTARIO, CA, M9W 6K9

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Job Number: 58118 
Group: Magna Exteriors  
Division: Mytox Mfg. 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: TORONTO 


Group Description

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.


Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • Industrial Trade certification as Industrial Electrician and/or PLC certification
  • Minimum 5 years hands on experience in a Manufacturing Environment
  • PLC and programming experience
  • Ability to Create, manipulate and follow robot programs for  ABB, Fanuc, Panasonic for repair and modification purposes
  • Mig, Stick and Tig welding
  • Physically fit and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Desirable Additional Qualifications

  • Knowledge and understanding of Hydraulic and pneumatic fundamentals and principals
  • Certification in one or more robot programming courses (ABB, Fanuc, Panasonic)
  • Experience with Labview is an asset
  • Experience with troubleshooting robots
  • Overhead crane license
  • Forklift license
  • Tier 1 automotive manufacturing experience

Key Responsibilities

•    Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as robots, conveyors programmable controllers, relay logic, etc.
•    Connects power supply to machinery and equipment and connects interface wiring between machinery and equipment
•    Diagnoses apparatus such as transformers, motors and light fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wiring and fixture
•    Test malfunctioning machinery and discusses malfunction with management options available to correct problem
•    Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches and motors and positions sensing devices
•    Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards
•    Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit and electrical apparatus in buildings
•    Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines and equipment
•    Maintenance and troubleshooting experience with presses
•    Works in a safe manner and is familiar with Mytox’s policies and procedures
•    Must be able to work overtime when required and willing to help out when necessary as per customer demands
•    Must be organized and clean up the area and equipment at the end of the shift 
•    Must be able to communicate issues/problems to supervisor or manager
•    Willing to modify work hours and shifts on short notice as required
•    Good English (both written and verbal) communication skills
•    Basic Mathematical skills - ability to compute ratio and percent
•    Knowledge of WHMIS/GHS
•    Good organizational skills, ability to work well without supervision
•    Performs all job functions abiding by the office/work standards, policies and procedures as outlines in the company handbook.
•    Performs all job functions in alignment with IATF 16949 quality management standards, BOS Procedures and ISO 14001
•    Actively participates in continuous improvement
•    Maintain 5S standards in working environment
•    Attend training based on Mytox’s internal training matrix
•    Performs all job functions in a safe, healthful and environmentally conscious manner, abiding by all health, safety and environment rules and regulations as outlined in the company handbook
•    Performs other duties as assigned or any reasonable request by management. 

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At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

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