A better place to hang your hat

At New Electric, we are a full service electrical contracting company that lives knowing that life is about more than what you take, but rather about how you influence the world. Each day we strive to leave the world a better place than we found it.

Find your place with us

Our customers hire electrical contractors to give them peace of mind. We are looking for individuals that can provide that. New Electric employs more than 200 highly skilled people company-wide. Many of our employees have even been with us for over 20 years. It takes a special kind of company to earn that kind of loyalty.

Company goals

  • At New Electric we are striving to become North America’s leader in industrial electrical services: decreasing clients’ downtime by increasing both responsiveness and professionalism.
  • We will become leaders by hiring for character as much as skill.
  • We will establish a national presence by launching a service branch in every leading industrial centre in North America, providing personalized local service with the deep expertise of a nationwide network.
  • Our employees operate in an environment of trust and integrity. Our loyalty to each other and to our customers gives us the freedom to succeed.

Current Opportunities

DESCRIPTION

About New Electric

Founded in 1970, New Electric Enterprises has grown over the years to become a major electrical service and installation contractor serving the industrial markets of North America including Metropolitan Detroit, North Carolina, Canton, Southern Ontario and North Toronto, Cambridge.

With fully equipped vehicles New Electric is prepared to provide fast and efficient service to clients involved in the steel, automotive, chemical, food processing, pharmaceutical and foundry industries. Our warehouse holds a large inventory of parts and equipment that enables us to provide unsurpassed 24-Hour Service.

New Electric installs and provides maintenance to All Electrical Equipment including:

  • 120-240-480 Volt Electrical Installation
  • Single Phase – Three Phase
  • Motor Feeders – Installations
  • High Voltage Substations
  • Power Distribution Systems
  • Custom Control Panels
  • Programmable Controllers
  • Specialty Sensors
  • Variable Frequency & DC Drives
  • Preventative Maintenance using Thermal Scanning
  • Preventative Maintenance to Substations

Our staff of design engineers, electronic technicians and skilled service professionals along with complete customer satisfaction has earned New Electric a trusted name for service and electrical contracting for over 35 years.

REQUIREMENTS

New Electric is looking for someone who has experience in the following areas:

  • 309-A Electrical License (Canada)
  • Is able to read and understand electrical prints
  • Troubleshoot, locate, identify and diagnose malfunctions
  • Installation of conduit and wire
  • Troubleshoot diagnose and repair circuit boards and motor drives
  • Able to design and build control panels
  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Must have own hand tools
  • Have good customer service skills
  • Strong plus to have knowledge of PLC/Robotics
  • Travel may be required depending on the Branch interested


Employee Type: Full-Time
Industry: Construction/Industrial
Experience: 1 or more year(s)

LOCATIONS

  • Oakville
  • Vaughan
  • Stoney Creek
  • Plymouth
  • Sterling Heights
  • Charlotte
  • Barrie
  • Brampton
  • Mississauga
  • Fresno

    DESCRIPTION

    The Job:

    The position includes responsibility for troubleshooting, servicing, programming, debugging and support of software and hardware utilized on automated controls systems.

    Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Assist in development and support of PLC and HMI programs for use on industrial equipment that may include multi axis servo control systems
    • Responsible for integration of specialized hardware and software into manufacturing systems to enhance automation and control with an emphasis on efficiency
    • Develop, load, setup support and troubleshoot software for automated control systems
    • Prepare functional descriptions of process controls and sequence of operations
    • Assist customers and/or co-workers with electrical/programming issues
    • Provide electrical machine support both on and off-site
    • Field installation work requires travel to customer's facilities
    • Aid engineering teams with machine and control development
    • Operate computer-assisted engineering design software and equipment required to perform engineering tasks
    • Assist with specifications for purchase of electrical components

    REQUIREMENTS

    • A minimum of 5 years "hands on" electrical experience required
    • Proficient in industrial machine controls, electrical systems, PLC and HMI programming with a working knowledge of multi axis servo systems
    • Able to create CAD drawings for assembly and wiring control panels and instrumentation
    • Excellent troubleshooting skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Skill in organization and problem solving
    • Ability to work in a team environment
    • Understanding of production machine, and machine tool capabilities
    • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures related to the automation field
    • Program Allen-Bradley, Omron and Siemens PLC's and HMI’s
    • Robot Programming and troubleshooting is a plus
    • Travel could be required, depending on Branch interested
    Necessary Requirements for Canadian Applicants:
    • A valid 309 or 442 electrical license with minimum 5 years of Canadian experience would be an asset..
    • 5-10 years industrial experience and minimum 5 years experience working with HMI and PLC programming
    • Hold a valid Canadian drivers license with a good driving record
    • Solid technical communication skills and able to work with minimal supervision

    LOCATIONS

    • Oakville
    • Cambridge
    • Vaughan
    • Stoney Creek
    • Barrie
    • Brampton
    • Whitby
    • Mississauga

      DESCRIPTION

      We strive to remain on the cutting edge of electrical support using the latest technology. From our in-house Electronic Repair to new installation methods, we set the standards for our industry. We attribute our success to building strategic partnerships with our customers and by treating them the way we want to be treated. Focusing on complete customer satisfaction has made New Electric the choice of many of North America's largest and most admired companies.

      New Electric is currently recruiting qualified Project Managers to join our growing team. 

      The Job:

      Our Project Managers are responsible for scheduling resources and managing electrical projects and ensuring that the projects fall within budget, required timelines and meet New Electric's stringent requirements for quality. The Project Manager is also accountable for project invoices and acts as the primary point of contact for customer inquiries while maintaining a high level of customer service. Typical decision-making required for this position includes:

      • Resource management decisions (strategic scheduling) 
      • Ensuring all work is conducted safely 
      • Handling changes in billing due to changes in project scope 
      • Utilizing best practices to increase work quality 
      • Using systematic approaches to troubleshooting and repair 

      Essential duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:

      • Demonstrating your commitment to safety in the workplace 
      • Ability to read and comprehend control circuits, control panels and drawings 
      • Accurately estimating time and materials required for jobs and providing timely quotes to customers 
      • Manage work orders and approve invoices 
      • Oversee and / or perform various electrical field work, installations and troubleshooting 
      • Oversee and / or perform ESA upgrades to machines and equipment
      • Review project budgets and timelines to ensure compliance with project plans
      • Supervise multiple technicians
      • Manage any project conflicts

      REQUIREMENTS

      • A valid 309A licence 
      • Eight - ten years of relevant electrical experience, preferably in an industrial setting 
      • Five years of experience with job quotes and electrical project management 
      • Solid knowledge of Ontario Electrical Code 
      • A valid "G" class drivers license with a clean driving record 
      • Detail orientated with some computer abilities 
      • Great attitude with a desire to exceed customer expectations

      LOCATIONS

      • Oakville
      • Cambridge
      • Vaughan
      • Stoney Creek
      • Brampton
      • Mississauga