Maintenance Mechanic

Brampton, Ontario
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16468
Job Description

Our client is Canada’s leading manufacturer of urethane foam products for the furniture, bedding and flooring industries and is dedicated to providing exceptional service to customers.


They are looking for a dynamic  Maintenance  Mechanic,  that would be responsible for the repair, troubleshooting, modification and improvement, installation, commissioning and de-commissioning of plant equipment and building maintenance activities.


Permanent position the pay rate is between $28 - $35/hr.and will depend on experience 


Shift: 7am-3:30pm Mon-Fri

Hwy 410 & Orenda Rd.

Core Competencies

  • Time Management
  • Creative and Innovative Thinking
  • Development and Continual Learning
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Enforcing Laws, Rules and Regulations, especially those related to safety

Job Duties:

  • Ensure all work is being done with safety in mind.
  • Identify problems, troubleshoot and eliminate root cause to reduce downtime and increase throughput.
  • Perform assigned Preventive Maintenance and resolve issues.
  • Ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines
  • Follow diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and engineering specifications
  • Work with different contractors, vendors / suppliers to complete tasks/projects
  • Locate source of problems by observing mechanical and electrical devices/ circuits in operation; listen for problems; use precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Remove defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.
  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.
  • Fabricate/ repair parts by using machine shop and welding instrumentation and equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and work requirements.
  • Anticipating equipment, parts, and supplies needs; place and expedite orders
  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing technical publications, and establishing personal networks.
  • Certified Millwright Licence Preferred or equivalent.
  • Industrial Mechanic: 4 years (Required)
  • Minimum of three (3) years of related experience, preferably in Foam Manufacturing (pour line) & Foam Fabrication.
  • Experience with Computer Integrated Manufacturing system (CIM).
  • Experience working with PLC and VFD Programming and troubleshooting.
  • Experience in Process automation, Preference in Foam manufacturing (pour line) / Foam Fabrication environment is preferred.
  • Able to work in different shifts and weekends as and when required to complete project/ Task.
  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical theories and principles
  • Able to communicate ideas and recommendations to non-technical team members in a clear manner.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Canadian electrical and safety standards.
  • Experience and licensed/ trained in forklift and scissor lift.
  • Able to work in confined space with proper training.
  • Work experience with fire alarms preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of required code for operation’s geographical area.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in written.
  • Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills.
  • Able to apply right mathematical methods and formulas to problem solving
  • Able to create alternative solutions to problems.
  • Excellent time management skills and able to work independently.
  • High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning
  • Ability to interpret and follow company policies and procedures
  • Education,  Associate (Required)

To pursue this opportunity, please apply online or email your resume to Only those who meet the requirements will be contacted.

 We are an equal opportunity Employer


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