Job Title: Millwright

Job Description


Dynamically growing Food Production Company is looking to fill up Maintenance Technician - Millwright position.


Job Title: Maintenance Technician - Millwright


  1. Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

Strong technical skills, hand on troubleshooting experience and working knowledge in mechanical systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, GBX’s, conveyors, carton packers, cup fillers, extruders, flow-wrappers, metal detectors, palletizers, and vacuum packing machines.

  • SS welding (TIG) and experience with heat transfer equipment is an asset.
  • 4th Class Power Engineer Certification is an asset
  • Main daily duties include (not limited to) adjusting, dismantling, installing, maintaining, optimizing, overhauling, and repairing a variety of plant production equipment
  • Base knowledge of HMI, PLC and low voltage electrical control systems
  • Broad mechanical knowledge particularly in high-speed manufacturing/pharmaceutical/packaging/food processing  environment
  • Identifying, developing, assisting, and implementing improvements on food process machinery
  • Performing routine maintenance on food processing machinery, all work is performed in a safe and efficient fashion
  • Completing work orders in a timely manner, fluent CMMS user, familiar with WO cycle from initiation to closing.
  • Supporting other maintenance department employees with their job duties if necessary
  • Attending/responding to food process machinery breakdowns in an adequate, effective and efficient manner
  • Must be a hands-on person with knowledge of both mechanical and electrical aspects of job.
  • Following, interpreting, and understanding blueprints/ layouts to complete assigned duties


  1. Knowledge and Skills Required:
  • Valid Interprovincial Red Seal Industrial / AB/ ON/ BC Millwright.

Consideration will be given to Electrician or Instrumentation with strong mechanical aptitude

  • PLC training, thermal imaging, ultrasound, vibration analysis is an asset
  • Working-level proficiency in the English Language, Good reading, communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills. MS office word, excel, PowerPoint are essential.
  • 3 years or more experience performing job duties as a maintenance technician in a food processing or high-speed packaging environment
  • Working at Heights Certification
  • Confined Space Certification is an asset
  • Arial Platform Certification is an asset
  • Good Sound understanding of GMP’s, HACCP, CCP, Lean, 5S, SOP, TPM, WHMIS
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and in a team based environment. Keeps managers informed and take responsibility for actions and decisions taken on a daily basis.
  • Strong organizational  and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to interpret and understand blueprints
  • Ability to problem-solve and bring value-added industry best practises to our organization


  1. Working conditions
  • 8hrs afternoon shift primarily Monday to Friday
  • Will be times when the incumbent will be required to work during non-conventional hours. Must be willing to work OT as necessary.
  • Lifting of up to 25 kg and include prolonged standing and/or walking, working on heights
  • Experience with mentoring and training apprentices



We value our employees and provide a respectful, safe and supportive work environment. If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume through or email your resume to with the following subject line Maintenance Technician – Millwright.