Reliability Technician

Lakeside Process Controls Ltd. - Mississauga, ON (12 months ago)

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A Reliability Technician is responsible for effectively analyzing machinery health with various condition monitoring technologies in order to determine the proper functionality of the machine.


Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

· Vibration data collection, analysis, and database management

· Using appropriate equipment, capture condition monitoring data on customer assets

· Analyze the data collected and provide a full report

· Collect vibration, oil, infrared and ultrasonic data and provide a full report

· Database management & development

· Regular monitoring & analysis

· Problem identification & reporting

· Corrective action & follow up

· Execution of cost benefit analysis

· Installation and adjustment of condition monitoring sensors

· Perform, when required, precision maintenance such as balancing and alignment

· Support Lakeside’s teamwork and culture of information sharing by ensuring appropriate level of knowledge transfer to team members and other Lakeside employees and to aid in their success

· Provide assistance/input to sales teams and staff inquiries

· Follow all safety and quality protocols for Lakeside and customer sites

· Be willing and able to work in hot/cold/dirty/dusty environments with appropriate PPE


· Knowledge of machinery and reliability fundamentals

· Detailed knowledge on general mechanical fundamentals such as fits and tolerances

· Working knowledge of routine and advanced data acquisition techniques

· Knowledge of spectral, time waveform and phase analysis

· Knowledge of health and safety issues and regulations

· Technical writing skills and computer aptitude

· Functional knowledge of primary predictive technologies such as Vibration, Infrared Thermography, Oil Analysis, Ultrasonic and Electric Motor Diagnostic/Motor Current Analysis

· Diagnostic information gathering

· Strategic thinking

· Analytical skills

· Communication

· Resourcefulness

· Mechanical aptitude


· University Degree or College Diploma in Electro-Mechanical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering OR

· Millwright/Machinist Program; or relevant equivalent

· 5 or more years of related experience

· Certified in at a minimum of level 2 vibration with other condition monitoring technology certification preferred

· Experience with online condition-based monitoring system (i.e. CSI/AMS/Emerson, Bentley/GE & etc)

· CMRP certification would be considered an asset


As a Reliability Technician you will receive:

· A competitive compensation package

· A comprehensive and flexible benefit package including:

o Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage

o Paramedical Health Coverage

o Health Care Spending Account

o Ample time off

o RRSP matching program

· Role specific training

· A structured training and development program

· Opportunity to participate in Lakeside’s various committees including:

o Health and Wellness,

o Social Responsibility,

o Joint Health and Safety

o Recognition

· Employee and Family Support

o Employee Assistance program (EAP)


Employment type: Full-Time

Industry: Process Automation, Industrial Engineering

Education: University Degree or College Diploma in Electro-Mechanical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering OR Millwright/Machinist Program; or relevant equivalent

Experience: 5 + Years

Manages Others: Not Required

Relocation: Not Required

Required Travel: Up to 33%

Job Type: Full-time


  • related: 5 years (Preferred)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Preferred)