Industrial Electrician

Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Date Posted: 07-28-2017

Canada Bread Company, Limited is a leading producer and distributor of packaged fresh bread and bakery products with brands such as Dempster’s®, Villaggio®, POM®, Bon Matin®, Ben’s®, Healthy Way® and McGavins®. Dempster’s is the national brand leader and a market leader in the health and well-being segment of bread products in Canada. The growth strategy is to focus on market leadership in all commercial bread categories. The company operates 19 bakeries and employs approximately 4,550 associates across Canada.  It seeks to create value by leading innovation in products and service delivery in the bakery industry, enhancing distribution services and processes, and continuing to grow premium white and whole grain breads, tortillas, bagels, rye, buns, and rolls.

As an independent business unit of Grupo Bimbo, Canada Bread seeks to grow value-added bakery segments by focusing on health and well-being and penetrating new bakery segments and channels of distribution. The business will continue to grow market leadership and margins by investing in the premium whole grain product category, and by delivering continued product innovation in other bakery and snack categories.

Canada Bread serves major grocery chains, retail outlets, and foodservice operations across Canada. The company distributes branded products in the discount, mainstream, and super-premium segments, and is the leading producer in most major bakery categories. It also produces private label products for grocery and foodservice outlet.

  • Trouble shooting/repairs/installations of electrical and mechanical services with a knowledge of 600 V AC and lower field wiring complete with a good grasp of associated instrumentation and control/PLCs
  • Carry out oral/printed work requests and apply corrective measures in a timely fashion
  • Have intermediate grasp of related mechanical requirements and apply corrective measures
  • Perform PM and regular Work Orders and account for inventory and labour on computerized maintenance system
  • Fulfill all Health and Safety, Food Safety, HACCP. WHIMS, MSDS and Master Brand policy requirements 


  •  Food & Beverage manufacturing experience is an asset
  • Flexible to work shifts in a 24 hour/ 7 day week facility
  • Certificate holder for minimum of 2 years
  • Accustomed to working with computerized maintenance and inventory reporting system (Maximo)
  • Experience with Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Conveyors.
  • Able to assist Millwrights with mechanical repairs and installations, have a good all round mechanical aptitude
  • Proficient in PLC troubleshooting, Allen Bradley an asset
  • Self directed / motivated team player open to new technology with a sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Must have a full compliment of personal/professional hand tools IDd for Food Safety program 
    Please note all offers of employment at Canada Bread Company, Limited are conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-hire background check. This may include anything up to and including a criminal history check, reference checks and/or credit check.

    Canada Bread Company, Limited is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Job seekers with disabilities who require accommodation during the recruitment process or would like more details about accessibility should contact Canada Bread Accessibility at

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