|Job Title||Operating Engineer (3rd Class) & Maintenance Mecha|
|Job Type||Full-Time Regular|
Reporting to the Chief Operating Engineer, this position is accountable for contributing to various Operating Engineering and Maintenance tasks. This position will maintain the life of equipment, minimize downtime, and ensure the safe and efficient operations of the plant.
Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Responsible for maintenance and operation of boilers, ammonia/ Freon refrigeration, cooling tower and air compressors
Perform preventative maintenance for all packaging and production equipment, as well as service and utilities
Maintain and operate boilers, air compressors, ammonia refrigeration, water chillers, cooling tower and building facilities
Maintain and troubleshoot processing equipment such as UHT, VTIS, Pasteurizer, Silo, AST tanks, valves and pumps
Coordinate with Production, Maintenance and outside contractors and ensure that work is completed in a safe manner that complies with all necessary manufacturing codes, regulations and standards i.e. H&S, GMP’s, HACCP, WHMIS, MSDS etc.
Communicate daily Engineering Activities with Chief Engineer; update all daily engineering logs
Identify opportunities and make recommendations to continuously improve maintenance operations and efficiencies
Qualifications and Competencies:
Minimum 3 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably? food industry; dairy or fluid industry considered a strong asset
Must possess a valid 2nd or 3rd Class Operating Engineer Certificate
Industrial Electrician License and/or Millwright License considered a strong asset
Must display excellent sanitary habits and possess knowledge of GMPs and HACCP
Strong preventative maintenance and?troubleshooting ability
Solid knowledge of high speed filling and packaging lines and PLCs?
Refrigeration B license and boiler experience an asset
Familiar with continuous improvement processes and methodologies considered an asset
Good communication skills, including written and verbal
Must be flexible in terms of shift work and perform other duties as required
Physically capable of performing the demands of the job
Computer skills considered an asset