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Technician, Electrical Services, Smart Infrastructure

Job Description

Interest in technology and problem-solving skills

Clients all over the world trust our products. This is largely due to our maintenance and repair technicians, as well as our engineers. You are the first on site to solve any technical problem. You are a trusted advisor with a strong sense of teamwork; you make things possible. The word “impossible” is foreign to you; you go all the way. The importance you grant to the client’s needs makes you invaluable. When you join our team, the possibilities become endless.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!
  • Freedom and a healthy work-life balance – Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting, and digital workspaces;
  • Solving the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects;
  • Engaging and challenging environment that evolves quickly with cutting-edge technology.
  • Opportunities to advance your career with mentorship programs on a local and global scale;
  • Competitive total compensation;
  • Profit sharing available;
  • Opportunity to buy and sell vacation time according to your lifestyle;
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, technology and sustainability while making a positive impact on the community;
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and off-site business events;
  • Opportunity to contribute and earn money for your innovative ideas;
  • Employee benefits and discounts;
  • Focused on diversity and inclusivity;
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?

You will be required to work with 600V to 25KV equipment within the Electrical Services division.  You will be required to perform maintenance work at the customer’s site to make sure the systems are properly maintained and functioning correctly. You will be required to handle emergency service calls as directed during the day and outside of business hours.

Key responsibilities:
  • Managing and coordinating service projects according to turnaround times and budget constraints. Monitoring and documenting any overrun in turnaround time while working with the department supervisor to prepare the relevant financial reports and plan measures to mitigate the problem. Managing revenue generation, controlling the overall costs and coordinating the prompt sending of invoices.
  • Ensuring that all necessary documents (work reports, timesheets, expense reports, protocols, etc.) are forwarded quickly and making sure everything is recorded in SAP on time.
  • Answering customer service calls (on-site and remote emergencies), verifying indicator alerts, analyzing system requirements, verifying and testing system components. Diagnosing problems and defects, identifying the required corrective measures and repairing systems. 
  • Performing preventive maintenance and diagnostics on systems and components in accordance with the service level agreement. Testing and verifying system conditions to ensure optimal performance.
  • Participating in the final on-site review of completed work to make sure the client is invoiced for the work received. Providing clients with training and development courses on-site or in-branch. Providing technical support, coaching and guidance to end users and other mobile repair representatives where needed.
  • Working with the department supervisor to plan the work schedule three to four weeks in advance, as well as scheduling the use of tools, equipment and materials where needed.
  • Making sure productivity and efficiency levels are obtained according to the established targets. Making sure all overtime corresponds to productive and billable work. 
  • Completing and submitting service reports covering every aspect of every mandate or activity. Making sure records are maintained for each site and for each contract.
  • Taking part in the 24-hour on-call rotation program. Verifying customer needs and requests on site (i.e. maintenance visits, repairs, migrations, training, etc.). Notifying the sales representative or department supervisor of any additional activity required. 
  • Making sure the required safety and quality standards are met, in accordance with the client’s requirements and the company’s quality assurance procedures and technical guidelines.
  • As a company representative, serving as a link with clients and local authorities in order to capitalize on local business opportunities while cultivating fruitful relationships and projecting a positive image of Industrial Solutions.
What will you need to succeed?
  • DEC in Electrical Engineering (preferred) or equivalent combination of training and practical experience;
  • 3 to 5 years of on-site technical experience in electrical services with commercial and Industry Solutions customers;
  • Good communications skills;
  • Very strong fluency in French (spoken and written);
  • Intermediate fluency in English (spoken and written);
  • Proven diagnostic skills; ability to systematically identify and solve technical problems;
  • Proven organizational skills; ability to effectively plan and prioritize work, including the ability to delegate effectively and manage multiple tasks simultaneously; 
  • Ability to self-motivate and remain calm in stressful situations;
  • Good computer literacy skills; 
  • Valid driver’s licence (mandatory).
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 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 applicants, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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