Certified Electrical Technician

About the Role

Scarborough ON
Grid Technologies
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional

A Snapshot of Your Day

Performs all electrical tests based on standard procedures as determined by Technical Documentation and guidance of test lab supervisor. Using the appropriate electrical instruments to meet daily production quotas. Records all test results using standard test forms and procedures and fills out daily production reports and any other related documentation. Follows all safety practices and procedures related to high voltage testing and the workplace safety & hazard assessment.

How You’ll Make an Impact

The manufacturing industry is facing a significant transformation process and we want to ensure the industry’s success in the future. To do so, we need forward-thinkers who have an eye for the bigger picture, and clever minds looking for answers. Help us get the manufacturing industry ready for the future.

  • Solve the high voltage industry most significant problems- Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Perform various testing according to established test lab procedures.
  • Operate various test equipment independently and/or in conjunction with other Test Lab personnel.
  • Utilizing computer applications in conjunction with various test equipment to conduct tests, gather data, analyze results, and produce reports.

What You Bring

  • Community College diploma in Electrical/Electronic or electrical certification is required.
  • Experience using test instruments such as Impedance Analyzer, Voltage Breakdown Tester, Power Wattmeter & Micro Ohmmeter is preferrable.
  • Mid-level to extensive years of relevant experience or equivalent education with working on LV or HV circuit required.
  • Critical thinking and knowledge in electromagnetic theory and circuit analysis is required, to initiate corrective measures.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 and Windows 10 operating system is required. Familiarity with LabView software would strongly be preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical AC & DC schematics is required.
  • Physical ability to lift and move heavy electrical test equipment or components (up to 40 lbs) is required.
  • Working at height and using elevating platforms is a mandatory requirement of this job and will be evaluated during the selection process.
  • Must demonstrate safety and quality conscious approach while performing work duties.
  • Able to work on a shift rotation as required.
  • English language proficiency with fluency in read, write and speak in English language required.

About the Team

Our Grid Technology division enables a reliable, sustainable, and digital grid. The power grid is the backbone of the energy transition. Siemens Energy offers a leading portfolio and solutions in HVDC transmission, grid stabilization and storage, high voltage switchgears and transformers, and digital grid technology.

Check out this video to learn more about our Grid Technologies business https://www.siemens-energy.com/global/en/offerings/power-transmission.html

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Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.


Astute companies know that their most important asset is their employees.  Trench has always been proud of its many long service employees, technical depth, and very high retention level.

  • Career growth and development opportunities 
  • Supportive work culture and a healthy work- life balance
  • Flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Competitive total rewards package
  • Flexible benefits and savings programs
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement.
  • Parental leave 
  • Profit sharing
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Jobs & Careers: https://www.siemens-energy.com/global/en/company/jobs.html


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