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

    New Electric is currently recruiting a Shipping/Receiving and Inventory Controls personnel to join our growing team
    The Job:

    This position is responsible for organizing and maintaining the warehouse, as well as managing inventory, and for closing up the shop at the end of the workday. On a regular basis this position is responsible for receiving packages as they arrive and ensuring they are routed/stored properly. They collect all required information and prepare packages for shipping. They are responsible for assisting tradespeople in the gathering of material for Work Orders, and for picking up/delivering parts and supplies to customers and colleagues as needed. Will also be responsible for care and maintenance of the inventory and inventory system as needed.

    Typical decision-making or problem solving required for this position includes:
    • Implementing Best Warehousing Practices and communicating those processes to Electricians
    • Deciding on the priority of repairs (includes researching prices and providing quotes)
    Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Assembling specific materials for work orders for pick up by work teams, if requested
    • Stocking parts in accordance with warehousing policy
    • Maintaining the accuracy of the Inventory System
    • Assisting Electricians in finding parts
    • Receiving packages
    • Shipping packages
    • Maintaining warehouse in an organized manner (includes doing a walkthrough)
    • Ensuring all trucks are in the warehouse at the end of the day
    • Performing Vehicle Maintenance
    • Delivering parts to work sites (includes picking up parts when required)
    • Inspecting returned materials and restocking, or returning to vendor, or scrapping as required
    • Picking up/dropping off lifts
    • Responsible for ensuring the work area is clean
    • Transitioning warehouse to/from winter operation
    • Determine suitability of material for restocking
    • Organizes and maintains warehouse and inventory yard areas for efficient material storage and handling
    • Maintains labeling system on each stock item
    • Maintains records and coordinates the periodic safety inspection and testing of specialized utility equipment
    • Operates indoor and heavy duty outdoor forklifts, and other necessary vehicles and equipment, to properly handle materials being received, issued, stocked, and picked
    • Finds a difference between the stock on hand and the records, investigates the discrepancy - If necessary, will adjusts the errors in the system
    • Marks the stock using a variety of means
    • Cleans and maintains the warehouse, tools and equipment
    • Proper storage procedures and inventory control methods
    • Maintains records of damaged stock and damaged warehouse materials-handling equipment

    REQUIREMENTS

    • High School Diploma
    • Minimum 2 years Experience in Shipping/Receiving
    • Basic MS Office skills
    • Able to work alone and with others
    • Great attention to detail
    • Familiarity with electrical components preferred

    LOCATIONS

    • Oakville
    • Brampton

      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

        New Electric is seeking an Industrial Electronic Repair Sales Representative as part of its continued growth.

        Job Purpose:

        Expanding the size of the existing customer base plus creating a new customer base in the Detroit area. Serving Customers by selling products/services; meeting customers needs. Must have minimum of 4 years business to business sales experience

        • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in Electronic Repair (Industrial).
        • Bachelors degree preferredCustomer Management Experience
        • Must be highly motivated with strong work ethic and excellent written and verbal communication
        • Computer literate, attention to details
        • Knowledge of Industrial Controls
        • Able to act in a professional manner in all internal and external business relationships
        • Able to work in a fast paced environment with strict deadlines/Self starter

        REQUIREMENTS

        Core Responsibilities include (Not Limited To):
        • Target new business, follow up on leads and CLOSE THE SALE
        • Establishes new accounts by planning and organizing daily work schedule to call on existing or potential sales outlets and other trade factors.
        • Services existing accounts, obtains orders• Submit orders
        • Meet or exceed budgeted sales and gross profit targets in the local electrical contractor market
        • Develop accounts
        • Adjusts content of sales presentations by studying the type of sales outlet or trade factor.
        • Keep Senior Management informed by submitting activity and results reports, such as daily call reports, weekly work plans, and monthly and annual territory analysis
        • Monitors competition by gathering current marketplace information on pricing, products, new products, delivery schedules, merchandising techniques, etc.
        • Recommends changes in products and service and policy by evaluating results and competitive developments.
        • Resolves customer's complaints by investigating problems, developing solutions, preparing reports, making recommendations to management.
        • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
        • Provides historical records by maintaining records on area ad customer sales.
        • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package with a comfortable work environment where everyone's input is equally valued.

        LOCATIONS

        • Oakville

          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

            DESCRIPTION

            New Electric is currently recruiting an Electrical Apprentice to join our growing team
            The Job:

            The Apprentice is responsible, by observation and practice, for understanding and learning the basic skills, responsibilities, and expertise needed to do all required work as an Electrician, while helping Journeymen and other employees with their tasks and contributing to operations. Over the course of time, the Apprentice’s skills will increase, and they will take more ownership of jobs and how they are run, dependent on their abilities.

            Typical decision-making or problem solving required for this position includes:
            • Deciding on the best methods for visualizing, measuring, and estimating work as appropriate for the job situation
            • Deciding when additional materials are needed in order to complete required work
            • Defining and labeling wires, conduits, and apparatus in order to avoid shock/electrocution
            • Deciding on best routing options for conduit, wires, and other systems
            • Taking steps to ensure maximum safety on the worksite
            Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
            • Assisting newer/fellow Apprentices with orientation and learning
            • Attending Required Meetings
            • Attending Required Safety Training Meetings
            • Attending required training/professional development sessions
            • Committing material on Work Orders
            • Communicating with supervisors for work instructions
            • Controlling inventory on truck, jobsite, and in/out of stock (for active jobs)
            • Completing Timesheets
            • Gathering required material
            • Keeping phone and barcode scanner charged and ready
            • Keeping truck stocked with proper tools and materials
            • Loading materials, lifts, trailers, and other equipment
            • Maintaining Corporate Health & Safety Standards
            • Maintaining Work Order Accuracy
            • Performing field work/installations
            • Performing Vehicle Maintenance
            • Responding to Service Calls
            • Responsible for ensuring the work area is clean
            • Scanning or signing materials in/out of inventory
            • Successfully completing all required learning activities
            • Tracking of materials

            REQUIREMENTS

            • High School Diploma
            • College Certificate/Diploma
            • Apprentice license
            • Minimum 3-5 Years of relevant experience
            • Valid Drivers License

            LOCATIONS

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

              DESCRIPTION

              New Electric is currently recruiting an Electronic Service Technician to join our growing team
              The Job:

              The Electronic Service Technician is responsible for providing electronic repairs and technical support to our many branches throughout Canada and the United States. New Electric is looking for an individual who has great attention to detail and who can use their expertise to provide technical support to all of our staff and customers. Seeking an individual who is a continual team player, and that can work in a fast paced environment for a fast growing organization.

              Typical decision-making or problem solving required for this position includes:
              • Excellent customer service relationship skills
              • AC & DC power fundamentals
              • Experience with high power electronics
              • Excellent understanding of SCR, IGBT and related semiconductor operation
              • VFD programming and repair
              • DC drive programming and repair
              • Experience with component level repairs
              • Excellent soldering skills of standard and SMD components
              • Understanding of electronic circuit theory and repair to component level
              • Embedded PLC operation and trouble shooting
              • Automated machine theory
              • Be able to troubleshoot with and without schematic diagrams and understand drawings (circuit diagrams, etc.)
              • Electrical logic fundamentals
              • Electrical Theory
              • Measuring
              • Sensor application and troubleshooting
              • Series and Parallel circuit analysis
              • Servo system fundamentals and troubleshooting
              • Understanding of Oscilloscopes
              • Understanding tolerances (measures)
              Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
              • Must work well as an individual, with minimal supervision
              • Well organized with good time management skills
              • Performing Repairs to approved items
              • Managing Repairs
              • Responding to Service Calls
              • Providing Technical Support

              REQUIREMENTS

              • Electronic certificate or equivalent
              • 3 years of experience in the industrial electrical service field
              • Valid Drivers License

              LOCATIONS

              • Oakville

                DESCRIPTION

                New Electric is currently recruiting a Purchaser/Shipper/Receiver to join our growing team.

                Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

                • Shipping & Receiving
                • Compare quantity & description against packing slips
                • Purchasing from electrical wholesalers
                • Expediting Orders
                • Maintaining stock room levels
                • Check Stock levels – maintain parts that need to be ordered
                • Receive delivered materials and ensure that parts and quantities are correct
                • Ensure that all materials taken from the stockroom are accounted for and entered onto inventory sheets
                • Post issued materials to work orders daily to ensure project costs are current
                • Measure, identify and mark all wire being returned so that short lengths can be readily found and used on future jobs
                • Ensure that all materials returned from projects are placed in proper locations and credited to work orders
                • Source parts for electricians in the field – order from vendors as required
                • Maintain cleanliness of back shop including stock room, shelving, wire room, etc. – floor to be swept weekly and on an as needed basis
                • Assist Project Managers and Electricians with loading and unloading of vehicles as directed
                • Deliver stock material to job sites when required

                REQUIREMENTS

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

                • Minimum 2 years Experience in Purchasing/Shipping/Receiving
                • Computer literate, attention to details
                • Must have extensive knowledge of Microsoft of Excel
                • Knowledge of Electrical parts and Electrical wholesalers would be an asset
                • Able to act in a professional manner in all internal & external business relationships
                • Able to work in a fast paced environment with strict deadlines

                LOCATIONS

                • Oakville
                • Brampton

                  DESCRIPTION

                  New Electric is currently recruiting an Inside Sales Representative to join our growing team
                  The Job:

                  New Electric Enterprises is currently seeking an Inside Sales Representative to join our growing team, providing sales support to our outside representatives and our branches across Southern Ontario. Located in the Oakville corporate office, and reporting to the Sales Manager, successful candidates will be responsible for generating new leads, scheduling ongoing follow-up, booking meetings, and facilitating inter-branch communication. Effectiveness in this role is achieved through:

                  Typical decision-making or problem solving required for this position includes:
                  • Cold calling
                  • Ability to work in a team environment with little supervision
                  • Strong communication skills
                  • Professional writing style
                  • Ability to be successful in a target-driven environment
                  Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
                  • Execute outbound calls to drive sales revenue
                  • Planning and execution of strategic cold calling initiatives
                  • Scheduling customer meetings for Branch Managers and Outside Sales team
                  • Maintaining an up-to-date database of contacts and leads
                  • Meet personal and Branch quarterly targets

                  REQUIREMENTS

                  • A minimum of 2-3 years experience in B2B Sales
                  • A highly motivated “self starter” with a strong work ethic
                  • Strong sales aptitude
                  • Experience and comfort in dealing with all levels of management
                  • Professional communication skills with an ability to listen, influence, negotiate, and sell over the phone
                  • Results oriented, self driven, passion for success
                  • Ability to multi-task and excel in a fast paced team environment
                  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
                  • University Degree or College Diploma or equivalent work experience

                  LOCATIONS

                  • Sterling Heights
                  • Charlotte