Maintenance Technician/Automation Electro-Mechanic

Conestoga Cold Storage - Dorval, QC (14 months ago)

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Job Type: Full Time

Company Overview

Selected as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies since 2005, Conestoga Cold Storage is a national warehousing and logistics company serving customers from across Canada and around the world. Conestoga Cold Storage operates five automated cold storage warehouses with a total storage volume of over 52 million cubic feet.

Main Objectives

Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all warehouse equipment. The main job objective is to ensure the functioning and upkeep of machinery and equipment.

Main Responsibilities:
Repair and maintain the facility and all manufacturing equipment
Perform preventative maintenance on electrical and mechanical equipment
Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical equipment
Read diagrams and schematic drawing to determine work procedures
Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, electrical code specifications and schematics in order to effectively troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment
Perform basic administrative tasks including working with a windows based computer system and maintain records
Install, align and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment according to layout plans using hand and power tools
Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the installation, set up and repair of machinery
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
Maintain refrigeration equipment including compressors, ammonia systems, freon systems
Maintain AS/RS stacker cranes
Ability to troubleshoot electronic equipment including drives, PLC’s would be an asset
Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment
Perform regular routine PM maintenance
Direct and train other workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment or fixtures

Qualifications and Skills Required:
Professional degree/diploma in electromechanics
Minimum of 2 years’ experience as an industrial Electro-mechanic, Millwright or equivalent trade
Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications of machine tools
Ability to work autonomously, take initiative, and adapt to different situations
Team player
Experience with electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Bilingual (French & English)
Be willing to travel to other facilities as required

How to Apply:
At Conestoga Cold Storage, we look for people who are driven by the desire to contribute in a challenging and fast-paced environment. Our people are integral to our success at Conestoga Cold Storage and are a key competitive advantage.

Please email your resume to Please indicate the position to which you are applying.

This is a great opportunity for candidates with a proven reliable track record.

While we welcome all applications, we are only able to contact those candidates who have been selected for an interview.