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Field Engineer
Black & McDonald Limited - Toronto, Ontario
Posted:8/17/2014
Job Description

​​Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a Field Service Representative located in Scarborough, Ontario.  The Field Service Representative will be responsible to supervisor/complete Commissioning, Preventive Maintenance Service, Repair and Retrofit work assigned to him/her while ensuring quality workmanship and high productivity performance.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for running large commissioning and maintenance jobs with minimal supervision
  • Perform work assignments in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act Regulations Section 28.1, 28.2 and in accordance with the Black & McDonald Safety Manual
  • Adhere to all Divisional and Company guidelines, procedures and policies at all times
  • Maintain and protect all company property, including but not limited to vehicles and tools, which has been assigned for your use
  • Provide technical assistance to other field staff when required
  • Provide assistance to the dispatcher with any questions that arise while assigning work
  • Take part in the regular on-call schedule and work according to the Divisional Guidelines for such work
  • Ensure that schedules (time distribution) are maintained as dispatched instruction and /or Job/Contract Start-up instruction.  Any deviations from those instructions outlined are to be communicated with your respective Job Supervisor, Contract Supervisor and Service Coordinator.
  • Ensure that all reporting forms (including timesheets, #4 forms, warranty forms, extra to contract forms, etc.) are completed in their entirety including the appropriate customer signatures where necessary
  • Continually sell the services of Black  &  McDonald, beyond the Service Division, to all customers who you have contact with
  • Prepare technical reports



Desired Skills & Experience

  • 3-5 years' experience as a Field Service Technician is required
  • Minimum of 2 years Supervisory experience is required
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology or Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Member of OACETor PEO is an asset
  • Industrial Electricians License is an asset
  • Knowledge of Work Protection Codes
  • G Class Drivers Licence or better
  • English language skills essential; effective oral and written communication skills are required 
  • Computer Skills:
    • MS Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
    • ETAP, Auto CAD, Micro-Station
    • EnerVista
    • SEL ACSELERATOR

The ideal candidate is accountable, flexible, proactive, organized, priority focused and results and service oriented.  With a focus on excellence, the Supervisor works well in a team environment, is analytical, logical, attentive to detail, innovative and has strong interpersonal capability as it relates to influencing others and relationship building. With the ability to guide a team to meet tight deadlines in work requiring high levels of accuracy, the Supervisor has the ability to identify opportunities for efficiency and process improvement.  The candidate possesses integrity and credibility, inspires and develops others while managing performance. 

Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada and the United States. ​The company has over 3,000 employees working out of a network of more than 20 offices.
Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Professional
Job ID: 2014218386