Electromechanic – Unionized Position

Job Description

Making manufacturing smarter

The manufacturing industry is undergoing a substantial transformation, and we want to ensure a successful future. To do so, we need forward-looking thinkers with a comprehensive vision and intelligent minds that seek answers. Help us prepare the manufacturing industry for the future of automation and digitalization.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast-evolving, cutting-edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology, and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events, and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity- and inclusivity-focused.
Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018 and Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2019.

What will you do?

In collaboration with the Engineering department, management and the GL, the electromechanic is responsible for preventative and corrective maintenance of the industrial equipment at the Siemens Drummondville plant. Here are the main tasks:

  • Assemble and modify machinery and equipment and ensure the general maintenance of existing equipment and the building;
  • Install, repair and adjust electronic, electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls of machinery, automated equipment and/or buildings;             
  • Use tools (hammers, wrenches, tappers), machine tools (lathes, milling machines, drills) handling equipment (hoists, forklifts, aerial platforms, platform lifts) and hot work instruments (welders, plasma cutters, fire guards), as well as precision instruments such as micrometers, verniers, indicators, etc.;
  • Install, repair and adjust manufactured or modified equipment;
  • Work off of drawings, sketches or verbal instructions;  Complete or make certain drawings, as needed;
  • Determine the most efficient working methods based on the work to be done, under minimal supervision;
  • Complete the training required to use existing, modified or new equipment;
  • Ensure the maintenance and cleanliness of the toolbox provided by the employer, as well as the tools provided by Siemens, in accordance with the policy and the performance of the task at hand, including a regularly updated list of these tools;
  • Report any missing or dwindling materials to the maintenance and tooling supervisor to maintain continuity of work;
  • Ensure that work meets reasonable quality and time requirements according to the task at hand, under minimal supervision;
  • Assess the materials required for each job before starting;
  • Assist colleagues in maintaining order, cleanliness and quality of work;
  • Adhere to the provincial electrical code in effect and carry out assigned tasks in accordance with established practices and current legislation;
  • Duly and systematically fill out all documents and forms required by the Quality, Product Engineering and R&D, Manufacturing Engineering, and Health, Safety, and Environment departments, at the required frequency;
  • Complete training as required on the use of existing, modified or new equipment as well as on preventative maintenance;
  • Perform all other related tasks as assigned.
Voluntary overtime!

What will you need to succeed?

  • DEP in electrical engineering or mechanical maintenance or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Very strong knowledge and autonomy
  • Availability to work night shift from 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m., Monday to Friday
  • Strong knowledge of French (spoken and written)
  • Basic knowledge of English (spoken and written)
  • Ability to work well in a team, with autonomy and initiative

About us

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, and reliability. Siemens Canada is a technology leader providing comprehensive solutions for Smart Infrastructure, Gas & Power, and Digital Industries. We make real what matters by setting the benchmark in the way we electrify, automate, and digitalize the world around us. Ingenuity drives us and what we create together is yours.

Making a difference together, we raised $565,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 50 non-profit organizations, and planted 1,850 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada generates $2.2B in sales with 4,800 employees. Join our team of approximately 377,000 talented professionals in more than 200 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodations for handicapped persons in an effort to support them throughout every aspect of the recruiting process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

By submitting personal information to Siemens Canada Limited or its affiliates, service providers and agents, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of such information for the purposes described in our Privacy Code available at www.siemens.ca.


Job ID: 189099

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time



Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

By submitting personal information to Siemens Canada Limited or its affiliates, service providers and agents, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of such information for the purposes described in our Privacy Code available at www.siemens.ca.


Siemens s’engage à créer un environnement diversifié et est fière d’être un employeur souscrivant au principe de l’égalité d’accès à l’emploi. Tous les candidats qualifiés seront pris en considération pour ce poste.

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