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Industrial Millwright

Position: Industrial Millwright
Employer: Gwillimdale Farms
City: Bradford
State/Province: ON
Valid Until: Feb 16, 2023
Gwillimdale Farms

Monday to Friday -- 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Occasional Saturday work may be required.

 

WHO WE ARE:

We are family owned/operated and based in beautiful Bradford Ontario, just 10 minutes from the downtown core.

We do more than just grow vegetables, we are growing our business. We supply our produce both locally and abroad, working in tandem with food manufacturers, retailers, food service providers, and wholesale distributors.

We believe our biggest asset is our team. We are always striving to build a better team and better work environment through continuing efforts in the areas of safety, education, and personal development.

 

OVERVIEW:

We are looking for a full-time permanent Millwright to work in our packing facility. The Millwright will focus on the maintenance of production equipment and facilities.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • General plant equipment maintenance, preventing possible failures and malfunctions.
  • Develop preventive and corrective maintenance programs.
  • Analyze repairs and troubleshoot to find root issues.
  • Handle emergency maintenance and repair work of plant equipment.
  • Maintain the maintenance tools and equipment in safe, clean, and good working conditions.
  • Strive to maintain a clean, safe, and organized work area.
  • Maintain complete records of daily maintenance activities.
  • Assist co-workers when needed.
  • Adhere to company policies and safety regulations.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • A valid Ontario Millwright’s Certificate of Qualification.
  • 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing facility as a maintenance mechanic millwright, industrial millwright, maintenance millwright, millwright mechanic, etc.
  • Have a diverse experience in welding (tig/arc), fabricating, troubleshooting, repair, rebuilding, pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical work, and general facility maintenance.
  • Hands-on knowledge of pumps, conveyors, agitators, gear boxes, and compressors.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with an ability to assess, identify issues, research, and solve mechanical problems.
  • Strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with many different departments, and with all levels of management and staff to assist everyone in achieving their goals.
  • Knowledge of the food packing/processing industry is an asset.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Comfortable working at heights and in tight spaces.
  • Comfortable kneeling, bending, reaching, twisting and/or standing for periods of time.
  • Able to lift to 50 lbs.
  • Personal protective equipment required in plant (i.e., steel toe boots, hair net/beard net).
  • Mid-shift, Monday to Friday, 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Occasional Saturday work may be required if needed.

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Weekly pay.
  • Performance based bonuses.
  • Extended health, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Life and STD/LTD insurance
  • Employee assistance plan
  • Paid personal leave days. 
  • Paid bereavement leave days. 
  • Paid parental leave days.
  • Company funded uniform and safety boot program.
  • Free on-site parking.
  • Company events.
  • And free veggies!

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

Here, we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas growing. We’re an equal employment opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by provincial law.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If accommodation is needed in the application process, please contact us and we will work with you to meet your accessibility.