Industrial Millwright

  • Category
    Skilled trades - Skilled Trades
  • Contract Type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Etobicoke, Ontario

Our client is looking for a Millwright who has a strong background in food packaging. The candidate must have a 433A Millwright ticket and be able to work well in teams.

Responsibilities and Duties
- Provide maintenance repairs to all mechanical components and installations across the manufacturing process in all areas of production and to assist on minor electrical process control issues.
- Troubleshooting all plant equipment and building facilities to ensure a safe high quality production environment and to support maintenance requirements so that production targets are achieved.
- Follow the predictive or preventative maintenance program requirements by using the in-house CMMS system (InforEam 7i), Work Order Requests, Standard Operating Procedures, GMP Standards and BRC directives as required.
- Assist in system or process improvement activities and any expansion or development projects as required.
- Determine and select appropriate tools and spare parts to execute maintenance to all plant equipment, maintain inventory accuracy in stock component levels by entering necessary requisitions to the maintenance planner when using parts or consumables.
- Assist in planning the installation and removal of equipment and perform start-up and run-in commissioning process and shutdown activities for the plant facility
- Troubleshooting and repairing gearboxes, motors, vacuum pumps, blowers, roasters, grinders, conveyors, packaging equipment transfer systems along with the compressors and HVAC systems at a basic level
- Actively participate in maintaining product quality and food safety program practices including BRC, HACCP, QA / QC, GMP, Sanitation and good hygiene practices.
- Understand, apply and actively participate in maintaining health and safety program practices including safe lifting, lock-out/tag-out, incident prevention and personal safety practices.
- Maintain regular contact with production management and colleagues including the Production Manager, Shift Managers and Maintenance Staff as well as Vendors and Contractors
- Recommend process changes and apply Lean Manufacturing Principles and tools, as appropriate
- Adhere to all safety systems and practices and ensure that all safety measures for plant and production lines are in place and operating effectively

Qualifications and Skills
- Must have a valid Ontario Industrial Mechanic Millwright License 433A including certificate of apprenticeship if available
- Minimum of 3 to 5 years of mechanical maintenance experience (with basic electrical equipment knowledge) in a manufacturing maintenance field, preferably in food manufacturing and packaging or a related process industry environment
- Knowledge of Health and Safety practices, GMP, WHMIS, and Food Safety Quality Management procedures are an advantage
- Experienced in machine shop equipment, production & packaging line automation, pneumatics and vacuum systems and fault analysis on the above.
- Basic ability to read I/O and diagnose signals on programmable controllers (HMI/PLC), Allen Bradley, Omron and Panasonic etc.
- Experience with form, fill and seal bagger fillers employing vertical seal and quad seal formats for dry granular products in plastics or metalized film, can line fillers, lid crimpers and seamers.
- Knowledge of conveyor systems for finished goods carton & tray erectors shrink wrap tunnels and stretch wrappers
- Training on large scale rotary drum roasting equipment (Probat/Jabez Burns) and any vertical grinders (MPE) is an asset
- Experience with production scales, load cells, and batching systems
- Multi-port rotating diverters, rotary air locks, pneumatic valves and positioning systems, dust extraction systems (Torit), screens and shakers.
- Valid high lift platform and/or forklift licenses plus Working at Height and Confined Space certification is an asset

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