Maintenance Mechanic (Millwright)


Mechanical Technician

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Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 4281 King Street East Suite D ON Kitchener , ON N2P 2X7 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Our client, a food industry leader in Kitchener is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to join their team. As a Maintenance Mechanic, you will be part of the maintenance team supporting the production team. 

Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Location: Kitchener, Ontario
Pay - $39/hour

What’s the Job?

Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts
Operate machine tools such as lathes and mill machines to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery
Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.
Troubleshooting/repairs/installations of processing equipment with a working knowledge of electrical to allow efficient repair/replacement results
Extensive mechanical knowledge including power transmission, pneumatics and hydraulics
Optimize equipment safety, efficiency and reliability, participating in continuous improvement projects and completing work orders according to PM schedules
Continually improve equipment function via design improvements

What’s Needed?
2-5 years' industrial mechanical experience, preferably in the food industry.
Proven track record working with mechanics, machine shop practices, pneumatic & hydraulic fields is required.
Problem solving skills and good communication skills are required.
Comfortable using computers
Ability to work well within a team and independently
Comfortable with occasional heavy lifting up to 50 lbs
You really enjoy working in a fast paced environment where every day can bring new and unique challenges
Ability to work a flexible shift day/afternoon/night, Sunday to Saturday, and holidays.
Willing to obtain Red Seal Millwright License - Industrial Millwright 433A

What’s in it for me?

Health and Wellness benefits
Pension Plan
Paid vacation and holidays
Overtime opportunities
Career growth

ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.