September 25, 2017


CDS Inc. is a leading manufacturer of downstream plastic extrusion systems for some of the largest suppliers of plastic products in North America. As a manufacturer of custom turnkey systems, CDS exceeds its customer expectations through its dedication in providing reliable equipment. CDS continues to strive for excellence and its employees are the key to its continued growth and success.

Tasks & responsibilities; 

  • Read and interpret electrical drawings for machinery;
  • Plan and assign work to the electrical panel assembler team;
  • Manage team performance;
  • Ensure a good division of labor between team members;
  • Respect the production schedule;
  • Order missing parts to the purchasing department;
  • Download programming for PLC, HMI, and controllers for machine standards;
  • Execute corrections or adjustments to machine wiring;
  • Participate in the final testing of equipment and execute changes on electrical drawings;
  • Supports the engineering and production departments in electrical testing as well as start-up and troubleshooting as required;
  • Execute corrections or adjustments to machine wiring;
  • Provide assistance to the service department when dealing with an electrical problem;
  • Inform the Production Coordinator of all problems that occurred;
  • Train new employees;
  • All other related tasks;


Requirements :

  • DEC / BAC in electrical engineering ;
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as an electrical designer in a manufacturing environment;
  • Experience as a supervisor in a manufacturing environment;
  • Master the interpretation  and design of electrical drawings;
  • Good knowledge of electrical control components: PLC, HMI, Variable speed and servo drives, pressure sensor, temperature sensor, inductive and position sensor (eg ABB, Allen Bradley, Omron, Siemens etc);
  • Bilingual French and English written and spoken;
  • Be able to program PLC (an asset);
  • Master CAD software (Solidedge is an asset);
  • Master Microsoft suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.);
  • Experience with ERP/MRP software;
  • Knowledge of industry standards: CSA, UL, NEMA, NFPA, ISA ;



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