Maintenance Mechanic - East York, ON

Mondelēz International - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Mondelez International, Inc. empowers people to snack right in over 160 countries around the world. We’re leading the future of snacking with iconic brands such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum. Our 90,000+ colleagues around the world are key to the success of our business. Great people and great brands. That’s who we are.

Join us on our mission to continue leading the future of snacking around the world by offering the right snack, for the right moment, made the right way.


As part of Manufacturing, you’ll use your skills, our systems and a wide array of raw materials to help create the delicious finished products our consumers love. While taking ownership in your area of work, you’ll also ensure the safety of yourself and your colleagues while producing our top-quality products reliably and efficiently within our integrated supply chain.

Mechanical Line Technician

Responsible to work in a safe and efficient manner by servicing, repairing, maintaining, troubleshooting, overhauling, and continuously improving the conditions of the equipment of the production lines. He/She is responsible for safe and efficient maintenance and proper operation of assigned equipment in order to meet production targets and uphold the highest quality standard.

The scope of this position covers four main areas:
Safe, reliable and efficient maintenance and proper operation of assigned equipment in order to meet production targets
Maximize product delivery and eliminate breakdowns
Apply Integrated Lean Six Sigma (IL6S) Methodology to their specific activities
Keep open communication with Line Team in an effort to reduce down time.


Maintain, troubleshoot, and conduct preventative, predictive and corrective maintenance tasks.
Comply with company policies and procedures regarding safety, GMP, 5S, and quality requirements.
Evaluate and restore base conditions of equipment.
Perform routine maintenance work including inspection and identification and correction of abnormalities on equipment.
Repair/replace defective machinery parts, perform equipment adjustment, and fabricate parts when required.
Accurately complete paperwork, close WOs, create notification, and PM completion.
Participate actively in correction of issues using Root Cause Analysis tools to eliminate breakdowns.
Investigate machine malfunctions using testing equipment, technical manual, and associated drawings.
Actively participate and contribute to the development of IL6S tools and systems including Equipment Criticality (A, B, C classification), Adjustment Points, Centerlines, Visual Controls, CIL, troubleshooting manuals, and technical expertise in the teams.
Actively participate in the DMS cycle of the plant.
Actively participate in Changeovers and Sanitation on the line while seeking opportunities to realize improvements through Poke Yoke and SMED.
Carry out focused improvements to correct weaknesses and take steps to avoid major failures.
Understand situation and measure number / frequency / severity cost / MTBF / minor stops, etc.
Support PM pillar members to develop an AM training program
Promote improvement initiatives on the equipment following our Kaizen work process.
Report any unsafe, unclean areas, behavior or any problems that could cause substandard quality of production.
Demonstrates personal and professional integrity.
Is adaptable and can learn new tasks and willing to work on shifts as required.
Other duties, as required

Internal and external contacts:
Internally, interfaces with Plant colleagues, Line Managers, Technical Support, Line Leads.
Externally, interfaces with Contractors, vendors, regulatory agencies such as TSSA, ESA, Food Safety, Ministry of Environment, City of Toronto, Factory Mutual, etc.

Accountability: As part of the Maintenance Team, accountable for an effective & efficient operational Line.

Dealing with Ambiguity – can comfortable handle risk and uncertainty; doesn’t get upset when things are up in the air; deals effectively with change and shifts gears appropriately
Organizational & Priority Setting – possesses excellent organizational agility; quickly identifies and able to prioritize to reduce or eliminate plant downtime.
Results oriented-constantly works to achieve results.
Interpersonal Savvy – Relates well to all kinds of people in organization; builds and leverages relationships; can diffuse high-tension frustrating situations to resolve the mechanical issue
Perseverance – pursues tasks with energy, drive and need to finish; does not give up until trouble-shooting task is complete
Project Management – sets objectives and goals; breaks project down into steps; anticipates and adjusts for roadblocks; measures performance against goals
Excellent Communication Skills (Written & Oral) – Able to communicate well with other team members and leadership; ability to assist colleagues in identifying the mechanical issue at hand in an effort to fix the problem. Must be able to follow directions accurately
Analysis Tools- have knowledge and understand equipment ranking; breakdown analysis, RCA tool; GE loss Tree; maintenance losses, spares turnover; PM Systems
Ability to troubleshoot equipment, malfunctions, perform machine repair and set up, equipment installation, alignment of High Speed Automated Packaging Machinery (cartoner, flow pack wrapper, tray loader, conveyors, scale, metal detector and Bulk Handling and Processing Equipment (Mixers, forming machine, oven, blowers, lifters
Ability to perform PM tasks (parts replacement, set up machine timing and adjustment, inspection, cleaning lubrication etc.) with minimum supervision.
Equipment & Components - Good knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, vacuum, electric and hydraulic systems and associated equipment and components.
Work Orders - Able to accurately complete paperwork; close Work Orders, create notification, PM completion.
Hand Tools - Must be able to use hand tools and diagnostic instrument.
Schematic Drawings - Must be able to read, interpret mechanical drawings and schematics of pneumatic and hydraulic system.
Knowledge of computerized machinery (e.g. HMI interface, have basic electrical knowledge of electrical circuits, safety and protective devices, electrical control and sensors).
Knowledgeable about LOCK OUT and TAG OUT procedure and practices.
Able to comply with PPE requirements and uses proper lifting techniques.
Familiar with OHSA regarding safety practices and non-routine work permits.
Ability to Work in Teams - Collaborate with team in order to drive performance; actively and attentively listens, supports others and contributes to a healthy work environment; Sensitive to other’s needs, detects when it is necessary to help others; understands and respects different points of view.
Meeting Physical Demands - Good eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity; Is capable of lifting to 23 Kg; Vehicle Operations: Pump truck; Job requires the physical demands of fast paced moving, bending, and lifting as needed.
Progressive Maintenance knowledge
Technical knowledge of machinery working principles


Required - High School diploma.
Required - Industrial Mechanic Trade Certificate/License (e.g.433A).
Required - Length of prior experience: minimum 1 year of experience as a line mechanic in packaging/processing / millwright position.Preferred - Dual ticket: Millwright and Industrial Electrician License (e.g. Red Seal 442A).


Functional Line Mechanic in packaging/processing/millwright Experience (3 years)
Knowledge of Integrated Lean 6 Sigma (2 years)

If you are applying to a position in Canada, accommodations for applicants with disabilities or other grounds protected by human rights legislation are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the employment selection process. For all internal and external applicants who require accommodation in the recruitment and selection process please contact 847-943-5460 for assistance/support. Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position. Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing education and work history, in order to be considered for this position. All applicants will receive an email after submitting the first stage of the application. This email will include a link to return to the second stage of the application process. If you had previously submitted a resume, you will need to confirm/verify education and work history. For those that did not submit a resume, you will need to manually enter education and work history.