Electrical Technician

by Parmerit Inc.

Position Type: Full-time
Location: Strathroy, ON
Date Posted: Jul 05, 2024
Parmerit Inc.

Job Description


Position Title: Electrical Technician

About Us: Established in 1988, Parmerit is a leader in custom machining, fabrication, and automation. Parmerit works with the latest technology to design and fabricate automated tooling and systems and components for a diverse client base across a variety of industries, including automotive, pharmaceutical, aerospace, and defense. Through the past 30 years, we have been dedicated to being an elite supplier of service, quality, and technical expertise.

We value passionate and highly motivated team members who want to make a difference. We pride ourselves on our culture of working as a team to find innovative solutions, relentlessly pursuing excellence, and taking on challenging assignments.

Parmerit recently acquired Adescor, a manufacturer of “downstream” equipment for companies producing corrugated pipe. The Adescor product line has been incorporated into the Parmerit plant in Strathroy Ontario. We are working to support our customers through this transition and have begin to execute an aggressive growth strategy. We are looking for team members who desire to join in this challenge. If you are a passionate about the future and have the drive to succeed, send us your resume.

We look forward to growing with you!

Role Purpose: Parmerit’s Electrical Technician's are responsible for the assembly of electrical cabinets and electrical components using a variety of tools and equipment according to required specifications. The Electrical Technician's must follow specifications in order to meet safety and quality requirements. They will perform repairs and troubleshoot problems as necessary.

Reports To: Shop Team Leader

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Read and understand engineering drawings and component specifications in order to recognize parts and part specifications for assembly
  • Routing and termination of electrical components
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools following appropriate methods and procedures to complete electrical assembly of components or products
  • Lay out components and wire electrical panels/cabinets as per schematics
  • Perform basic tests on installed components to ensure they meet the appropriate standards
  • Inspect, operate, and test completed products to verify functioning
  • Trouble shoot electrical systems
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area and maintain all equipment
  • Operate fork truck, cranes, and genie boom
  • Continually assess processes to find inefficiencies and implement change

Key Competencies and Behaviours:

Displays excellence in daily work

  • Detail oriented, eye for quality
  • Clean and organized

Positive and engaged

  • Must be motivated and have a team-oriented attitude
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


  • Must be willing to learn, grow and develop
  • Receive constructive feedback

Generates great ideas, opportunities for CI

  • Commitment to continuous improvement
  • Goes above and beyond

Works to high standards

  • Works with quality in mind
  • Takes responsibility and accountability

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Industrial Electrician trades certification (preferred)
  • Ability to read and comprehend electrical prints and schematics
  • Must have a general understanding of electrical, hydraulics, and mechanical assembly as it applies to equipment
  • Previous experience in an manufacturing environment/machining shop
  • Willingness to travel to client sites for project installations, commissioning, and support

Job Type: Full-time


  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Strathroy, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Electrical assembly: 3 years (preferred)

Work Location: In person