Xerox Maintenance Electrician in Ontario, Canada

Maintains all site, plant and production equipment including mechanical, electrical and HVAC systems. Operates building and utility systems. Monitors plant utilities to maintain safe working conditions on shift. Participates in housekeeping activities as required. Performs all tasks in accordance with SDC and Xerox Safe Job Procedures.


  • Provincial Licence as an Electrician (309 or 442)

  • Able to interpret Process System P&IDs

  • Demonstrated understanding of process control principles and their application to building utilities and plant equipment.

  • Ability to use PLCs to interrogate, control and troubleshoot facility processes and diagnose equipment issues.

  • Knowledge of mechanical and physical processes

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and repair both mechanical and electrical equipment defects (within discipline)

  • Trained and able to use chemical protective equipment (respirators, SCBA, etc.)

  • WHMIS training

  • Able to work at heights and in confined/enclosed spaces

  • Individual should be flexible, and able to function in an unstructured environment

  • Good interpersonal skills and proven ability to relate well in a people-oriented environment

  • Computer literacy - knowledgeable/competent in MS applications (Word, Outlook, Access, Excel)

  • Willing to work rotating shifts and a 7 day week schedule as required


  • Operate plant utilities as required to supply for production processes:

  • Operate all building utilities including: heating, refrigeration, HVAC, compressed air, nitrogen, vacuum, fire protection, electrical and material handling equipment, to enable plant production activities and ensure the safety and security of plant personnel, the building and premises

  • Monitor/control building system operating conditions to maintain utility/service at required specification

  • Execute preventive and emergency maintenance procedures

  • Use appropriate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet truck or other devices) to transport materials and equipment to required staging/storage areas

  • Receive/ship materials

  • Respond to plant emergencies (e.g. major equipment failure, chemical spill, fire, etc) as directed by Shift Supervisor

  • Perform equipment changeover (cleaning) and testing

  • Participate in all aspects of plant housekeeping

  • Ensure that all maintenance operations comply with plant safety guidelines

  • Maintain records:

  • Maintain utility, equipment logs and facility data.

  • Maintenance activities log

  • Defect reporting

  • Operate spare parts inventory

  • Support personnel on shift performing their tasks:

  • Work with Operations or Engineering on shift to resolve equipment issues

  • Relieve or fill-in for other shift maintenance or operating personnel in the plant as required

  • Train personnel

  • Cross-train existing shift personnel and train new hires.

  • Safety

  • Apply lock-out/tag-out procedures and work permits

  • Follow safe job procedures

  • Identify safety concerns and communicate them immediately to Shift Supervisor and to anyone immediately affected by any identified hazard.

  • Attend required meetings and assist in various project studies

  • Complete required training by date required

  • Participate in trials, special tests, special maintenance jobs and other activities as required for plant improvement or process development.

  • Assigned to ‘ON CALL’ duty on a rotating basis

Xerox is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply or compete for employment with Xerox in the U.S. may request such accommodation(s) by sending an e-mail to

Title: Maintenance Electrician

Location: Canada-Ontario-Mississauga

Requisition ID: 16017885

Virtual/work from home? No