Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Worker is responsible for the maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of facility machinery and building infrastructure. The primary function of this position is to operate the waste water equipment to ensure that the effluent is maintained to acceptable levels. There will also be basic building maintenance and repairs.
The successful candidate will be required to work morning shifts 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM during the initial training period. After the training is complete, the candidate will be required to work graveyard shifts 9:30 PM to 6:00 AM and occasional weekends and overtime as required.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Repair mechanical issues of facility machinery as requested by the maintenance manager/supervisor on a daily basis.
Monitor and operate the waste water equipment to ensure that the plant effluent is maintained at acceptable levels that meet the GVRD/regulatory requirements.
Improve the functioning of the machinery by making mechanical adjustments and performing preventative maintenance.
Perform basic building maintenance and repairs including but not limited to drywall repairs, painting, and any other such type of activities that may arise from time to time.
Complete daily mechanical maintenance and repair record forms and deliver them to the maintenance supervisor/coordinator.
Clean and maintain work area after mechanical work has been performed on a daily basis.
Perform quality welding and electrical work as required.
Other duties, as assigned
Education And Experience Required:
Minimum of three (3) years of Millwright/Maintenance experience in Food industry
Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills:
High school diploma or equivalent
Familiarity with Sanitary Environments a definite asset.
Mechanical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic systems and Control System knowledge an asset.
Experience with High-Speed Packaging Machinery and industrial electrical PLC an asset.
Experience with fabrication, welding, and/or vibration analysis an asset.
Forklift, High Reach certificate
Able to work as part of a diverse team or independently to ensure timely completion of assigned tasks
Positive, proactive and self-motivated with leadership qualities
An organized problem solver, able to prioritize effectively in a fast-paced environment.
Exceptional verbal and written communication with an excellent command of the English language
Previous experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) an asset
Physical Requirements: Qualified candidates must be able to perform the following physical job requirements, with or without reasonable accommodation:
Lifting 23kg (50lbs) periodically
Ability to climb and work from ladders and elevated surfaces
3 years:Millwright/Maintenance experience in Food industry