Powell – CDN Facilities Maintenance Technician Full Time in Acheson, AB

Powell – CDN

Branch Acheson AB CA

Facilities Maintenance Technician
Acheson, AB

Performs minor plumbing maintenance (e.g. Perform minor electrical maintenance to include but. Performs minor painting, carpentry and masonry work….

Job Description:
Powell Canada is one of the industry leaders in
Switchgear, E-house Manufacturing and Field and Valve
Services. Powell strives to create one unified company
through training, communication and leadership. We offer
diversified services based on our customer’s needs,
keeping us on the cutting edge of new products and
services within our industry.
Powell will provide a very challenging but rewarding
work environment, where your abilities are tested and
you have the opportunity to solve complex problems. At
Powell, people are its foundation, and providing
opportunity for growth and development is essential to
its success. Powell offers a competitive salary and
bonus structure, RRSP matching, a comprehensive benefits
package, ongoing learning & development, and a
professional environment.
Powell is located in a new facility in Acheson, Alberta,
providing world-class manufacturing solutions to its
customers. In our facility we have an onsite cafeteria,
outdoor courtyard, brand new offices and manufacturing
facilities, as well as access to an active social club.
Powell is currently seeking a Facilities Maintenance
Technician, which will report to the Manufacturing
Supervisor in the Fabrication department. This position
is responsible for the troubleshooting and repair of
manufacturing equipment, both automated and manual.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Understand the operation of CNC laser cutting and

CNC turret punch press equipment

  • Understand the operation of robotic welding


  • Understand the operation of automated powder coat

painting equipment

  • Perform material handling using automated equipment
  • Maintain facilities equipment and systems such as

HVAC equipment, electrical systems and various
mechanical devices

  • Inspect, maintain, repair, and replace building

mechanical and electrical systems

  • Perform minor electrical maintenance to include but

not limited to replacement or repair of fixtures
(e.g. wall switches and outlets, fluorescent bulbs
and tubes, ballast, sockets, fuses, minor
appliances, cords)

  • Performs minor plumbing maintenance (e.g.

replacement or repair of leaks in drains and
faucets, drains, trenching, and laying new lines,
replacing drain hoses on washers and similar
devices, etc.)

  • Performs minor painting, carpentry and masonry work

(e.g. hanging doors, fitting locks)

  • Assist in the fabrication of walls, installation of

doors and windows, paint selection and preparation

  • Monitor control systems, building heating and

refrigeration systems and fire detection and
protection systems

  • Emergency and preventative maintenance on equipment

throughout facility

  • Assisting production and manufacturing engineers

with process and machinery improvements

  • Other duties as required


  • Minimum of 75 classroom study hours or seminar

training in core training fields such as Hydraulics,
Pneumatics, Electrical, Welding, Machine Tools,
and/or Troubleshooting

  • Knowledge of ISO 9000 Quality system
  • Experience with CNC control systems
  • Ability to read electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic

schematics and mechanical drawings

  • 2-4 years of experience in a maintenance group
  • Experience with PCs and Windows software
  • Must have a basic command of the English language,

both written and verbal
Successful candidates must have legal authorization to
work in Canada on a full-time basis for any employer.
Only those candidates who have been shortlisted will be
contacted. This position will remain posted until the
appropriate, qualified position has been placed. Powell
Canada, Inc is an equal opportunity employer.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Acheson, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24
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