Maintenance Technician

Burlington, Ontario
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16543
Job Description

We have a company that is looking for a Maintenance Technician in the Burlington area. This company works for the financial industry dealing with plastics.

Shift: Night shift (3am-11am) Mon-Fri

Position: Permanent

Pay rate: Open (starting at $28.00 per hour up to $35.00 per hour)





  • Work schedule is an 8 hour shift, starting between 11pm and 3am, to be decided in advance through resource planning
  • Providing direct support with the integration of new equipment and technology introduced in the plant related to the production and packaging process
  • Maintaining the card personalization systems in proper working order to ensure business continuity and minimize production downtime
  • Providing daily reports to both the production team consisting of the Production Manager and Shift Supervisors, as well as the Maintenance team
  • Maintaining a log of all work done during the shift that relates to machines and items related to ongoing developments or projects
  • Maintaining the inventory system that serves as the foundation for parts usage tracking, machines parts usage tracking, parts reordering process, and parts reception process
  • Attending weekly Maintenance meetings and updating the team on assigned projects, tasks, and ongoing problems, utilizing the forum to discuss road blocks and improving overall department performance
  • Focusing on quality and working towards a goal of being World Class by continuously practicing Six Sigma-Lean manufacturing approach to monitoring, controlling and improving the department’s key performance indicators
  • Analyzing downtime data, making graphs using Excel, and presenting downtime and assessment for reasons of downtime to support continuous improvement initiatives
  • Covering other shifts as needed with short notice to assist with coverage needs
  • Creating purchase requests, following up with Purchasing and Finance to ensure orders are placed and executed, to their final reception and audit
  • Performing IT tasks, such as network troubleshooting, patching software, backing up machine systems, etc.
  • Maintaining a clean work environment and practicing the principles of 5S daily
  • Working on integrating the machines assigned to you into the production floor by planning their arrival, coordinating with the manufacturer, following up with support departments, electrical work, the pre-start work, the actual implementation, and post implementation services
  • To succeed at this job, you must have: experience with troubleshooting electrical and mechanical issues; performing medium range electrical repairs; knowledge of PLC, circuit logic, electrical repairs and assessments; experience with mechanical repairs, machine shop tools, key mechanical concepts and pneumatic systems; understanding of the philosophy and application of Total Preventive Maintenance; knowledge of Microsoft Suite; experience with reading and deciphering technical documentation; knowledge of task management and prioritization; knowledge of industrial and safety regulations related to machinery such as OSHA regulations and electrical, building and fire codes; experience with inventory management and control.
  • It would be preferred if you have experience with embossing machinery and mailing and packaging equipment and knowledge of programming.
  • You must be fluent in English.
  • We would like someone to join our team who is a team-player, able to work well in a fast-paced environment, self-motivated, a quick-learner, able to receive direction and feedback, organized with strong attention to detail and time management and a problem-solver.  
  • You must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, OR Diploma in Mechanics or related education, OR the equivalent in practical experience. 2-5 years’ experience in similar industries or work environments.

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role, please submit your resume by email to, or fax 416-495-8487 quoting the job title in the subject line. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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