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Industrial Maintenance Technician (Electrical Experience Required)

Canam Steel Corporation
South Plainfield, NJ
  • Posted: February 05, 2023
  • Full-Time
Career Description

We are looking for self-motivated and safety-conscious candidates who would like to join our production team.

New employees can earn 85k in total compensation when working at Canam Steel Corp for a 50-hour work week. This includes the base rate, overtime, retention and production bonuses.

There are additional ways to earn including referral bonuses and mentoring incentives.

Position is full-time with benefits!

Duties and Responsibilities:

Support production operations by performing preventative electrical/mechanical maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of steel deck production equipment, as well as repairs and maintenance of facility.

Essential Duties:

  • Perform troubleshooting and repairs on electrical/mechanical systems.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot and repair equipment - overhead cranes, roll formers, press brakes and resistance welders.
  • Assist with the servicing and repairing of more complex equipment.
  • Comply with applicable regulations and the department's Safety program
  • Perform general building repairs and maintenance
  • Other duties as assigned.

Career Requirements

  • At least 5 years of mechanical and electrical maintenance experience.
  • Experience in welding and fabricating.
  • Knowledge of overhead cranes, bearings, hydraulics, electrical panels (120V, 240V, 480V) and electric motors and drives
  • Ability to read measurements accurately.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure.
  • Must have extensive electrical knowledge.
  • Experience in operating, troubleshooting and repairing various types of production machinery preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out written and oral instructions.
  • Strong PLC knowledge/experience.
  • Must have basic knowledge of lock out / tag out and PPE.
  • Licensed electrician, preferred.


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; handle objects, tools, controls and reach with hands and arms; climb and balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Regularly required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Must have normal color vision.

Work Environment

  • Regularly works near moving mechanical parts;
  • Work may be performed in high places and/or in outside weather conditions.
  • Regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic chemicals
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.

Canam Steel Corporation


14 Harmich Road

South Plainfield, NJ
07080 USA



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