Maintenance Technician - Mechanic

Ya YA Foods Corp. - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Opportunity - Full Time


Provide effective maintenance support to operational teams. Conduct preventative maintenance, troubleshoot and repair various high speed packaging equipment, including conveyors, wrappers, palletizers, fillers, sleeving systems and vision robotics in a food packaging environment.

Conduct daily operations of preventative maintenance on processors, filling machines, packaging equipment, and conveyors
Install equipment, operate upgrades, apply fixes to improve reliability
Conduct daily routine checks on equipment to detect damages, or needs for repairs on equipment
Servicing of machines, conveyors, palletizers, wrappers, depalletizers, labellers
Troubleshoot valves, accumulators, pilot operated valves, cylinders and all associated hardware with minimal supervision
Comply with the Company's Integrated Management Systems which includes, but is not limited to Production, Quality, Food Safety & GMP
Comply with the company's Health, Safety, and Environmental requirements
Participate in the development of team members through training and collaboration.
Other duties as assigned.

Prior experience in plant, warehouse, or manufacturing environment is mandatory
Excellent understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic circuits is required
Trade license would be a strong asset
Electromechanical competency is an asset (sensors, drives, HMI, etc.).
Good verbal and written communication skills (ability to read in English, write in English, speak in English)
Fast learner and knowledge on continuous improvement
Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment and with minimal supervision
Excellent and demonstrated problem solving skills, this position requires hands on practice
Ability to read manuals and find parts and blueprints
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Attendance, diligence, punctuality, reliability
Ability to work mornings, evenings, weekends (depending on assigned shift)
Our facility holds a diversity of machines, knowledge on any of these machines would be considered a strong asset : Krones, KHS, Fogg Columbia, Alvey, Fanuc, Kuka

Salary rate : depending on experience & profile
Type of contract : Full Time Permanent – 42 hours a week – 12 hours shifts
Work shifts : rotation of 15 days of Day Shift ( 7 am to 7 pm ) and then 15 days of Night Shift ( 7 pm to 7 am)
Starting date : As soon as possible
The position is based in Etobicoke, in Toronto West end (nearest major intersection is Gardiner Expressway & Kipling Avenue).

Our site is served by two TTC transit bus lines, running 7 days a week, all day (12 min bus ride to Kipling subway, 15 min bus ride to Islington station).

Comfort to work in a stable & thriving company, with modern fully automated production lines, eliminating heavy manual labour
Certitude to have weekends off every other week, so you can enjoy family time
Guaranty to always have at least 2 days off back to back, so you can have sleep recovery
Fairness of night shifts repartition by rotation, so you can maintain an active social life
Compatibility of working hours with public transit service time (7:00 to 19:00 or 19:00 to 7:00), so you can commute easily
Commuting only 3 days to 4 days a week for your full-time shift, decreasing transit & gas expenses, saving your hard-earned money

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Number of available positions : 2
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Ya YA Foods Corp. is a dynamic beverage and liquid food manufacturer. With over 30 years experience, we have evolved into a versatile manufacturer and co-packer of a variety of low acid beverages, high acid beverages and liquid food items.

We manufacture and co-pack products for mid-size to large global multi-national companies. Today, our product lines include juices, broth, plant-based beverages, sports drinks, dairy based drinks, and smoothies. Our 13 automated production lines process more than 310 millions units every year.

We are a family owned Canadian business and we instill pride in everything we do. Our operations are successfully growing, and we are looking for new talents to reinforce and develop our business.

Apply today and be a part of our team, delivering exceptional manufacturing services and food products to top–notch clients all across North America.