Millwright – Food Industry

Location: BC - Delta
Salary Range: $40 - $43 per hour
Job Type: Permanent

Our client, a leading manufacturer in the Food processing and manufacturing industry, is currently seeking a Maintenance Mechanic Millwright with a background in processing equipment to join their growing team.   This is a long term permanent role with great potential offering an excellent hourly rate and a challenging working environment.

Maintenance Mechanic Millwright 

Do you have experience in today’s high technology, fast-paced manufacturing industry.  You can troubleshoot, perform preventative maintenance and repair various types of automated process equipment.  You are familiar with packaging equipment, robotics, conveyance systems and overhead storage and retrieval systems.  Your focus is to maximize equipment uptime and minimize downtime. You are a strong team player working as part of the manufacturing team, supporting the production and engineering.  You contribute to productivity improvement by participating in problem solving, route cause analysis and correction.

Skills and Experience:

  • 433A licensed Industrial Millwright Mechanic (Red Seal); Industrial Maintenance Mechanic or Technology Diploma with experience an asset
  • 2+ years’ manufacturing experience; food or pharmaceutical preferred
  • Experienced with electrical and stainless welding; overhead storage and retrieval system expertise an asset
  • Experience with Fanuc Robotics; troubleshooting, repair and planned maintenance experience preferred
  • Familiar with power transmission systems; packaging machines, pumps and associated piping systems
  • Strong computer skills


  • Provide primary support for semi- and fully-automated production equipment
  • Participate in new equipment installation and re-arrangements as well as predictive and preventive work
  • Monitor production processes and team with Production to achieve throughput targets
  • Work cooperatively with automation technologists and fellow Reliability Technicians (Industrial Mechanics)
  • Use a computerized maintenance management system to plan and schedule work and procure spare parts

Required Conditions:

  • Candidates must complete a background check

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit, along with the required degrees, licenses or certificates listed in the job description.

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