Electric Motor Systems Technician – Apprentice

In by Melissa

Southern Rewind Inc.
May 25, 2023
Lethbridge, Canada
Job Type
$20.00-$28.00 an hour
  • Lethbridge


Electric Motor Systems Technician - Apprentice

Southern Rewind Inc.

Lethbridge, Alberta

Are you interested in being a part of a dynamic team that is dedicated to meeting the needs of commercial and industrial clients throughout Southern Alberta? Then Southern Rewind Inc. has an opportunity for you! We are looking for an Electric Motor Systems Technician – Apprentice to join our growing team. Under the direction of the Shop Manager, the Electric Motor Systems Technician – Apprentice will be responsible for meeting the high standards of workmanship and efficiency while working in a busy shop environment.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist Technicians with dismantling / assembling electric motors, generators, and pumps
  • Ensure proper use of required personal protective equipment at all times
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks on all equipment and tools
  • Maintain a clean working area free from dirt and debris between tasks and end of day
  • Assist Technicians with off site service calls
  • Bolt, screw, clip, weld, solder, or otherwise fasten parts and components together using hand and power tools and equipment
  • Grind, scrape, sand, or polish surfaces using abrasive tools or machines
  • Lubricate, clean, maintain, and repair machinery, equipment, and tools
  • Position and install parts, subassemblies, and accessories using hand tools, power tools, and other aids like overhead hoists
  • Maintain electric motors and related equipment used to power machinery and equipment in various applications as required
  • Remove and replace shafts, bearings, and other components, referring to service manuals as required
  • Wind and install various types of coils for electric motors and generators and reinstall them as required
  • Closely monitor machines for signs of problems while ensuring output is meeting set specifications as required
  • Assist in any other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma with some post-secondary education in a related field
  • Mechanical assembly/repair experience preferred
  • Certification or licenses appropriate to the electric motor rewind industry an asset
  • Knowledge of appropriate materials, methods, and tools required in various assembly processes an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Basic computer literacy for data entry / time entry purposes
  • Ability to learn quickly and handle high-stress workloads during busy season
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Ability to operate requirement equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Ability to lift objects, walk and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material-handling equipment
  • Ability to work overtime if required

Additional Requirements

  • Employment Security Check is required
  • Valid Driver’s License and provision of Driver’s Abstract is required
  • Forklift operation certificate
  • WHMIS and First Aid certifications


  • Attention to Detail
  • Commitment to Health and Safety
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • Adaptability

Job Type: Full Time

Schedule: Monday – Friday

Hourly Rate: $20 - $28 DOE

Note: Applicants holding Journeyperson certification are also encouraged to apply. Wage is commensurate with experience.

Lone Tree Inc. offers an extensive benefits package that includes, but is not limited to, 100% employer paid group health & dental benefits, RRSP matching, Health Care Spending Account, and an Employee & Family Assistance Program.

Your privacy is important to the Lone Tree Group of Companies. The information we collect is used solely for consideration for employment. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Application question(s):

  • What is your salary expectation?
  • How many years of experience do you have in mechanical assembly/repair?
  • What certifications or licenses do you hold that are appropriate to the electric motor rewind industry?


  • Driving License (required)

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 2023-05-26

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