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Automation Technician

Reporting to the Manager of our Maintenance Services department, the Automation Technician’s role is to provide electrical and mechanical services to the facility and to the production areas to ensure continuous, safe and efficient operation. This role is responsible for maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting  equipment as required in a pharmaceutical manufacturing site.


  • Troubleshoot plant equipment on a day-to-day basis
  • Maintain, repair, set-up and operate equipment throughout the plant
  • Work with contractors to ensure completion of maintenance tasks and projects
  • Install, calibrate and maintain plant instrumentation
  • Follow written maintenance procedures according to preventative maintenance work orders
  • Train operators on the safe and proper use of production equipment
  • Participate in, and provide support to OPEX ( Operational Excellent ) teams


  • Recognized certificate/license as an electromechanical technician. Other relevant certification will be considered, multiple certifications an asset
  • Ability to read detailed drawings, both mechanical and electrical
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical systems
  • Familiarity with automated equipment is a must
  • Experience with PLC controllers i.e. troubleshooting, programming
  • Knowledge of building systems (HVAC, BMS, Boilers, Purified Water Systems)
  • Experience with equipment in the pharmaceutical industry would be an asset (blending, filling, sophisticated packaging operations)
  • Experience with maintenance software programs is an asset
  • Team player with a positive attitude; good written and oral communications


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