Current Openings

Job Summary:

The Shop Technician will be responsible for planning and completing the assembly and testing of all new equipment and determining the electrical equipment layout for functionality and serviceability. Maintain constant communication with Engineering, aid in design and process improvement. He/She will install, maintain tests, troubleshoot, and repair industrial electrical equipment within the Plant facility and or cranes being manufactured in the Plant.

Duties and Responsibilities

As the Shop Technician, your duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to)

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code
  • Determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Crane assembly and wiring of new cranes
  • Layout design
  • Conduit work
  • Radio control
  • Accessories, limits/anti-collision
  • Panel building
  • Jib control panels
  • Lightning heating panels
  • Retrofitting custom panels
  • Assisting with electrical issues for the Engineering, Service and Door departments
  • Building equipment maintenance ie Lighting, heating, tools and trailers
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical, and electronic control systems and other related devices
  • Maintain electrical stock levels for common electrical components and record usage
  • Electrical inspections, data tags, fuse charts, one/one with an inspector
  • Conduct preventative maintenance programs and keep maintenance records
  • May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Minimum 7 years working experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Must be able to work well independently as well as a member of a team
  • Fast-paced environment – must be able to work well under pressure
  • Able to read blueprints and engineering drawings

Working Conditions:

  • Working in a Plant Manufacturing environment
  • May be required to work at heights
  • Hazards associated with the trade

Please apply to any of our open positions by sending your cover letter and resume to hr@obrienls.ca

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $28.00-$44.00 per hour

Job description

We are seeking a resourceful and self-motivated individual to join our dynamic team as a Crane Technicians at our Burlington and London ON, locations.

Competitive Compensation Package

O’Brien offers a competitive wage and group benefits package where premiums are 100% company paid.

Competitive Retirement Program

O’Brien will match your RRSP contributions, up to 4% of your earnings. The % will increase with years of service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Determine the extent of repair required
  • Respond to after hour service calls / on call
  • Ensure O’Brien’s and customer’s safety policies and procedures are followed at all times.
  • Resolve emergency breakdown situations
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Complete inspection reports and daily timesheets
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • 2- 3 year’s experience in servicing overhead cranes
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Please apply to any of our open positions by sending your cover letter and resume to hr@obrienls.ca

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $22.00-$35.00 per hour

Job description

We are currently seeking resourceful and self-motivated individuals to join our dynamic team of Overhead Door/Dock technicians.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Travel by vehicle to job sites daily and utilize expertise to determine the extent of repairs required.
  • Inspect and complete repairs of door or dock equipment as per work order.
  • Able to work after regular business hours in order to respond to service calls.
  • Remain current on door and dock industry products and services.
  • Accurately complete daily timesheets and inspection reports.
  • Ensure O’Brien’s and customer’s safety policies and procedures are followed at all times.
  • Resolve emergency breakdown situations promptly and professionally.
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times.
  • Desire to further develop mechanical skills and learn new techniques to work more efficiently.
  • Communicate with Manager if a problem occurs or the scope of work changes.
  • Help maintain and upkeep inventory on company truck and have knowledge and understanding of parts.
  • Must be able to work in fast pace environments without sacrificing safety and quality.
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts.
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance.
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work.
  • Other duties as required.

Job Type / Category

  • Labour & Speciality Trade
  • Work primarily in an industrial setting
  • Travel required
  • Overtime as required
  • May be exposed to construction sites
  • Weekend work may be required

Required Education, Skills, and Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with overhead door and dock equipment is an asset
  • A valid CWB welding certificate is an asset
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Ability to safely lift 100lbs

Competitive Compensation Package

O’Brien offers a competitive wage and group benefits package where premiums are 100% company paid.

Competitive Retirement Program

O’Brien will match your RRSP contributions, up to 4% of your earnings. The % will increase with years of service.

Please apply to any of our open positions by sending your cover letter and resume to hr@obrienls.ca

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and delegate tasks to the plant employees.
  • Meet and communicate with Shop Foreman daily for updates and planning.
  • Fit and weld large industrial lifting equipment
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment
  • Read and interpret blueprints and engineering drawings
  • Machine, mill and drill product as required
  • Assist in mechanical assembly of related technologies
  • Ensure O’Brien’s safety policies and procedures are always followed
  • Complete daily time entry
  • Works independently as well as in a team environment
  • Able to be a team player
  • Utilizes problem solving skills
  • Communicates with different internal departments
  • Working in fast paced environment
  • Work well under pressure
  • Monitor parts usage and report on any material issues
  • Maintain a working knowledge of changes in technology, compliance and repair technology
  • Other duties as required

Requirements:

  •  Proven experience as a Welder Fitter
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment
  • Attention to detail in all areas of work
  • Positive team attitude. Willingness to learn
  • Must be able to work well independently as well as a member of a team
  • Fast paced environment – must be able to work well under pressure
  • Able to read blueprints and engineering drawings

Working Conditions:

  •  Working in a Plant Manufacturing environment

Competitive Compensation Package 

O’Brien offers a competitive wage and group benefits package where premiums are 100% company paid.

Competitive Retirement Program

O’Brien will match your RRSP contributions, up to 4% of your earnings. The % will increase with years of service.

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees/visitors must wear a mask, undergo temperature check as well as frequently cleaning of high-traffic areas.

Please apply to any of our open positions by sending your cover letter and resume to hr@obrienls.ca