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September 25, 2017

ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN

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.

 As CDS strives for excellence, its employees are the key to its continued growth and success. CDS is always seeking new talent that value respect, collaboration and a challenge! CDS is a dynamic family business with operations around the world. Whether you are a tradesman or a professional in engineering or sales, CDS distinguishes itself through unique opportunities for learning and development. CDS offers competitive salaries, benefits, and insurance as well as a safe and clean working environment.

 

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Design the electrical aspect of the machinery;
  • Carry out various research on electrical components;
  • Prepare electrical drawings, plans for electrical panels;
  • Issue list of materials to the purchasing department;
  • Participate in the final electrical tests and execute changes to electrical drawings;
  • Correct or adjust machine cables and modify the electrical drawings;
  • Inform the Director of Electrical Engineering of all problems that occur;
  • Prepare documentation for CSA certification;
  • All other related tasks;

 

EXIGENCES

  • DEC in electrical engineering;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as an electrical designer in a manufacturing environment;
  • Master the interpretation  and design of electrical drawings;
  • Good knowledge of electrical control components: PLC, HMI, Variable speed, pressure sensor, temperature sensor, inductive sensor (eg ABB, Allen Bradley, Omron, Balluff, …);
  • 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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