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WITRON Service Canada Corperation

Automation Technician

1330 Optimum Drive,
K6H 7M4 Cornwall

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This is WITRON

The WITRON group is a strong partner for highly automated logistic systems. From planning to realization and up to maintenance. Our teams – far more than just mechanics, electronic technicians, mechatronic engineers – follow the beat and lend a hand with our high-tech systems. Professional and perfectly equipped with full power for finding the best solution.

Being part of the WITRON Group the WITRON Service Canada Corperation is internationally successful with the technical operation of automated logistic systems.

Primary Job Functions :

  •  Operational support & troubleshooting
  • Perform unplanned/reactive electrical, mechanical repairs
  • Ensure proper knowledge and utilization of WiTool
  • Non-technical support for equipment operators
  • System performance monitoring and operational status awareness
  • Diagnosis of general electrical and mechanical faults
  • Ensure proper utilization of tools and spare parts

Planned Maintenance

  • Perform planned electrical and mechanical maintenance work orders as per company policies and procedures
  • Execution and documentation of maintenance activities
  • Exchange and set up of electrical/mechanical parts
  • Perform the required cleaning of equipment
  • Adherence and implementation of 5S principles
  • Accountable for the audit results, individual EM efficiency and downtime minimizationQualifications:
  • Relevant Electrical and/or Mechanical Qualification
  • Post-secondary training in a trade school (DEP/Trade School/Electrician/Millwright or equivalent)

Knowledge/Experience required:

  • Electrically and mechanically maintain, troubleshoot, and repair automated equipment including but not limited to conveyors, cranes and hoists.
  • Mechanically inclined and proficient in mechanical repairs and use of hand/power tools is a MUST
  • 1-2 years minimal experience as an electromechanical technician
  • Good mechanical maintenance and repair skills
  • Practical attitude and ability to learn new tasks
  • Excellent PC skills
  • Must be able to work at heights up to 30 meters after extensive training and with adequate personal protective equipment (PPE) including a fall protection safety harness
  • Must be able to work days, evenings and nights and weekends (After ramp up begins, preferred shifts will be assigned based on hire date and operational requirements)
  • Familiarity with AC up to 600/400/480 volt and DC up to 24 volts
  • Familiarity with wiring diagrams, symbols and electrical measuring
  • Familiarity with electrical/mechanical drive technology (i.e. motors and gears)
  • Familiarity with control technology (i.e. controls/inverter)
  • Electrical and/or Mechanical maintenance and troubleshooting experience with industrial equipment and machinery
  • Familiarity with PLC logicPay Rate :
  • Hourly position

Our offer:

  • Excellent Medical and Dental Insurance
  • RRSP
  • Loyalty Bonus based on hire date
  • Paid Sick days
  • Compensation for employee referrals
  • Internal training program / tuition reimbursement
  • Advancement opportunities


Our benefits at Cornwall

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Cornwall benefit

Special benefits in Cornwall

Vacation bonus, company pension, paid special leave for relocation or family occasions, medical care by the company doctor, laundry service for working clothes,…

Additional benefits

Team Spirit

We are there for one another and as a company we strive to always become better. You can look forward to being part of a great team environment.


Employees will have the opportunity to participate in our WITRON bonus program once eligible.

Social Benefits

WITRON has a tradition of observing “Special Days” in our employees lives and will provide added benefits or

bonuses to help celebrate certain milestones.

Top Equipment

We will provide you with brand name work apparel and professional tools to make sure all of our employees have the right equipment to do the job.

Corporate Culture

Collaboration, an open-door policy, various company events and team building measures are a part of  WITRON. A company with modern values and positive culture is waiting for you.

Support & Opportunity

Performance is worth the effort. Your potential will be both recognized and supported. Career opportunities are available for all of our employees, come grow with WITRON. 

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Your on-site contact

Paul Tavares

We care about your career start at WITRON and are looking forward to receiving your questions by e-mail. If you like to submit your application, please use our online form.


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