Founded in 1970, New Electric has grown to become a leader in providing electrical service to industrial customers throughout North America.

We strive to remain on the cutting edge of electrical support using the latest technology. From our in-house electronic repair to new installation methods, we set the standards for our industry. We attribute our success to building strategic partnerships with our customers and by treating them the way we want to be treated. Focusing on complete customer satisfaction has made us the choice of many of North America’s largest and most admired companies.

Job Description

New Electric is currently recruiting Panel Builders to join our growing team.

The Job:

A Panel Builder is responsible for layout, assembly and wiring of electrical control panels. The panels built are to be mounted to new and/or existing machines around the world. New Electric is seeking an individual who has great attention to detail, is a continual team player, and can work in a fast paced environment for a progressive organization.

Typical decision-making or problem solving required for this position includes:

  • Identifying panel build issues in panel and communicating issues with Lead Hand
  • Deciding when additional materials are needed in order to complete required work
  • Defining and labeling wires required within panel
  • Deciding on best wire routing within panel
  • Taking steps to ensure maximum safety on the worksite

Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Laying out panel back plates
  • Drilling and cutting holes for electrical devices
  • Mounting and wiring of electrical devices
  • Attending required team meetings and Safety Training Meetings
  • Attending required training/professional development sessions
  • Committing material on Work Orders
  • Communicating with supervisors for work instructions
  • Controlling inventory in/out of stock (for active jobs)
  • Completing Timesheets
  • Gathering required material
  • Keeping shop stocked with proper tools and materials
  • Maintaining Corporate Health & Safety Standards
  • Maintaining Work Order accuracy
  • Performing field work/installations
  • Responsible for ensuring the work area is clean
  • Scanning or signing materials in/out of inventory
  • Successfully completing all required learning activities
  • Tracking of materials


  • High School Diploma
  • Ability to use hand and power tools
  • Basic computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Panel building experience

New Electric - A Spark Power Company is committed to fair and equitable recruiting practices in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA). Persons with disabilities are encouraged to come forward at any stage of the recruitment process to request accommodations, if needed.