McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.
At McKesson Canada, you'll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that's vital to us all.
The Automation Technician Journeyman Electrician, works as a part of a team to maximize equipment utilization, efficiency and performance, while providing industrial, electrical and mechanical expertise. The position is responsible for maintaining safety, quality, efficiency, equipment reliability and continuous improvement initiatives for a state-of-the-art Order Storage and Retrieval and automated order picking systems along with other building equipment.
The Senior Technician focuses on the application of knowledge of electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, pneumatics, and automated equipment, including the utilization of 480VAC, 240 VAC, 120 VAC, and 48VDC, 24VDC, VFDs, and PLCs (Siemens preferred).
The Senior Technician is required to be a fully competent individual with broad advanced electrical and mechanical knowledge and proven hands on experience. Being able to complete job tasks independently with minimal supervision is a must.
The Senior Technician will provide resolutions to a wide range of complex problems with judgment within defined policies and practices, contribute to development of procedures, goals and objectives and frequently work with other internal resources as well as with outside contractors and suppliers.
This position will work within a team of experienced technicians and under the guidance of the Sr. Facility Maintenance Manager.
Section A - Specific Responsibilities
Reading and interpreting mechanical and electrical drawings, and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial equipment installations
Maintaining complete equipment records and documentation related to tests, maintenance, modifications and repairs in CMMS
Following test, maintenance and installation procedures established as acceptable for the equipment under the care of the maintenance department
Developing and recommending improvements, design changes or modifications to mechanical systems, equipment or procedures
Routinely testing electrical and mechanical systems, electronic equipment and components to ensure they are working properly and safely
Assembling, installing, maintaining and repairing all electrical, electromechanical equipment and components as per manufacturer's installation procedures
Performing routine daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance programs of all low voltage electrical and mechanical operating systems, rotating equipment to identify hazards, defects and the need for adjustment or repair to avoid failure of equipment
Diagnosing and repairing malfunctioning low voltage electrical and mechanical operating systems, equipment and components by using manuals, schematic diagrams and electronic test equipment to locate and repair faults and operational problems
Providing technical support to all employees on the shift
Section B - General Responsibilities
Performing miscellaneous duties as assigned by the Sr. Facility Maintenance Manager
Assisting in inventory audits of spare parts to ensure availability of replacement parts and equipment
Advising the Sr. Facility Maintenance Manager of hazards, defects or unsafe conditions on or off the equipment
Recording equipment deterioration to determine whether continued operation of rotating equipment could be hazardous
Scheduling and coordinating maintenance and repairs with other departments that may be affected by these activities
Assisting in maintaining clean, orderly and hazard free work areas
Always keeping work area safe, organized and clean
De-stackers, robotic palletizers (Fanuc preferred), roller and belt conveyors
Thermo transfer printers, label applicators
Servo Drives, AC and DC motors, gearboxes
Air compressors, air dryers, power generators, AC power distribution,
Hydraulics, overhead doors, dock plates
Journeyman Certified Electrician; dual ticket (Mechanical) would be an asset
5+ years of relevant experience in a similar role, working as a team with other electricians and industrial mechanics
Ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical drawings, operating manuals and maintenance instructions
Theoretical and operational experience in the repair and troubleshooting of PLC-based machinery, and control systems
Proficiency on industrial machinery, mechanical equipment and components, including pneumatic and hydraulic systems, compressors, conveyors and material handling systems
Demonstrated ability in trouble shooting and isolating faults in electrical low voltage control and mechanical systems
Practical knowledge of network interfaces
Ability to create mechanical solutions to optimize production
Knowledgeable in repairing and performing routine maintenance on production equipment
Proficiency with computers and experience with various software
Hands-on, team oriented, and committed to improvement processes
Experience in reducing costs through processes and efficiencies
Strong problem-solving capabilities
Attention to detail and exceptional follow-up skills
Able to prioritize workload and effectively meet deadlines
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to multitask and work in an organized fashion with attention to detail and accuracy
Willingness to respond to call-ins or overtime when required
Working Conditions and Environment:
Days (Monday to Friday 5:00am - 1:30pm)
Professional office etiquette is required at all times
Appreciation of cultural diversity
Physical requirements may be: Sitting, squatting, walking, reaching out to arm's length, reaching over-head, lifting between 50-100 pounds, climbing stairs and ladders, reading
Willingness to respond to call-ins or overtime when required
Career Level - IC - Professional - P3
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We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.