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Industrial Millwright

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Full time
Publish date : 2023-03-09

Industrial Millwright/Mechanic – Cornwall, Ontario
Full Time Permanent position
12 hour shifts; Night Shift 7pm – 7am; Every other weekend

Job description

Are you a Red Seal Certified Millwright?
Do you have experience as an Industrial Mechanic/Millwright in a manufacturing environment?
Do you have experience working with refrigeration or heavy machinery?

Our client is looking for an industrial mechanic/millwright to join their state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Cornwall, ON! Duties include trouble-shooting machine breakdowns, implementing root cause repairs, preventative maintenance and machinery modifications. Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the industrial mechanic works on high-speed machinery, pneumatics and hydraulics, as well as perform general building maintenance.  Follow/support Food Safety and Quality Guidelines. Works safely at all times, keeps work area clean and ensures that day-to-day operations run smoothly and efficiently.

• Read and understand the Job Safety Analysis (JSA)
• Practice and encourage safe work behavior
• Understand the procedure of reporting all accidents and near misses
• Understand the safety features of the equipment, such as guards, emergency stops and start up signals
• Understand and follow the food, safety, and quality procedures
• Understand and perform good housekeeping practices continuously
• Read and understand a work order
• Operate forklift in a safe manner after successful training is completed.
• Operate scissor lift in a safe manner after success training is completed.
• Locks out equipment before making adjustments or working on equipment.
• Mechanical installation according to industry standards.
• Installs new equipment as instructed
• Performs repairs/modifications of mechanical problems on plant machinery.
• Troubleshooting and timely repairs of broken-down equipment.
• Complete repairs within a reasonable time frame.
• At workstation when scheduled and remains for duration of assignment.
• Uses a logical process to identify and repair breakdowns
• Able to use welder and grinding equipment etc. to fabricate parts where required.
• Organization of parts areas.
• Correctly enters computer W/O specific details, parts/machine shop, requisitions as required.
• Complete documentation of work performed and parts re-order sheets.
• Research parts (where required) so that correct information provided when requesting parts to be ordered.
• Inputs required computer information.
• Clearly expresses ideas/concepts & instructions as required.
• Capable of quickly correcting issues in process/design/assignments.
• Competent use of hand tools and power tools.
• Organize/prioritize assignments
• Fabrication of parts/ equipment as required.
• Provides training to and readily helps less experienced maintenance personnel.
• Works independently and can work as part of a team when required.
• Communicates with co-workers and management.
• Communicate to supervisor if unable to work shift for any reason.
• Takes direction from Supervisor.
• Other duties as required.

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Requirements and experiences

• Journeyman Millwright Certificate – Red Seal is required.
• Experience as an industrial mechanic/journeyman millwright in a manufacturing environment.
• Refrigeration or heavy-duty mechanic experience is an asset.
• Strong electrical troubleshooting skills will be preferred.
• Knowledge & understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
• Strong welding skills.
• Ability to read blueprints.
• Bilingual (English - French) would be considered an asset.
• Ability to work with minimal supervision.
• Safety orientated.
• Ability to lift 50 lbs.
• Comfortable working at heights.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.

Benefits and other information

Full Time Permanent position (12 hour shifts)
12 hour shifts; 7pm – 7am; Every other weekend
$29.10 - $31.72/hr, depending on experience.
Full Benefits (Medical, Dental & Vision)
Employee-matched RRSP contribution
Site-based role in Cornwall

If you are interested, please send your application through our web site in the employment section, or directly via email to

For further information, you can visit our web site  or contact us via phone at 416 550 5135 ext 230.

We thank everyone who submits their application. However, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.

We offer a referral bonus of $200 minimum if you present someone who is hired for one of our roles! Contact us for details.

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