Maintenance Electricians

FULL TIME Maintenance Electriciansupport all maintenance functions including preventative maintenance, equipment modifications and the daily operations of the production facility.  Preference will be given to those candidates who also possess a Millwright Ticket.

Compensation: $35.00/hour. Additional premiums available for other trade tickets/qualifications.In addition to the base rates we offer MSP, Extended Health &Incentives after 3 months.  We are also proud to offer an RRSP with company match after 1 year.

This position requires a flexible work schedule of mornings, afternoons and weekends however we are looking for a person comfortable with a permanent 3pm to 11pm shift (after training).  There will be Monday to Friday and Tuesday to Saturday rotations.  Occasional Sundays may also be required


  • Minimum of three years of experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Food processing environment preferred.
  • Must hold valid Electrician BC Ticket.
  • Millwright ticket a definite asset
  • Must be flexible with working hours including mornings, afternoons and weekends
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to trouble shoot
  • Proven track record in working effectively and safely in a mechanical setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of electricity, electronics, pneumatics, hydraulics, and TIG welding is required to be successful in this position.


  • Able to perform heavy, physical work (30 lbs)
  • Must be able to operate hand and power tools
  • Must be able to work at heights (ladders, roof tops)
  • Must be able to operate and maintain licenses for forklifts and other mobile equipment
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, team environment under pressure and continuously striving to improve

If you or someone you know is interested in applying for this position please apply online or by fax your resume to 604-888-2199 attention Human Resources.  You can also email a resume to

JD Sweid Foods Ltd.
"A Tradition in Taste"
Phone: 1-800-665-4355
JD Sweid Foods Ltd