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Maintenance Millwright

June 15 2019
Industries Metal, Metal products
Categories Trades, Technicians, Construction, Trades - Manual - Operator - Machinist
Mississauga, ON

Maintenance Millwright

Mississauga, ON, Canada


Canam Group is the largest fabricator of steel components in North America. Specialized in designing construction solutions and fabricating customized products since 1961, Canam Group takes part in an average of 10,000 construction projects each year in one activity sector divided into three groups of products and services: buildings, structural steel and bridges. The Corporation operates 25 plants across North America and employs over 4,650 people in Canada, the United States, Romania and India.

The Maintenance Millwright is responsible for maintaining and improving the plant facilities, machinery and control systems and ensuring a safe working environment for all employees by performing such work as preventative, corrective and redesign maintenance and new equipment installations.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensure optimum operation of plant by protecting the daily production and maintenance schedules and achieving daily planned work targets.
  • Apply technical knowledge and skills to the repair and maintenance of industrial machinery and equipment such as CNC controlled punching shearing and material transportation systems, overhead and wall cranes, fluid and air power systems and controls, band saws, welding feeders and power supplies, and roll forming lines.
  • Support spare parts inventory business processes and quality of data collected in database.
  • Support work order business processes and quality of data collected in database.
  • Maintain safe, neat and clean working environment and comply with all legislated and company health, safety and environmental policies, procedures and programs.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervision.


  • Be available to work afternoon shift from 3:30 pm – 12:00 am, Monday to Friday, with flexibility for overtime as needed. Initial training would be provided on day shift.
  • Licensed 433A Millwright certification. May consider a candidate who has completed their training with an exam pending.
  • Working knowledge of MIG/ARC welding.
  • Basic electrical knowledge (fuses replacement, cord repairs, control repairs and diagnoses).
  • Experience working in a Lean manufacturing environment would be an asset.
  • Working knowledge of lathe, milling machine, grinder and hand tools.
  • Confident with reading and interpreting mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics.
  • Ability to communicate, read and write in English is a must.
  • Familiar with CSA standard Z432-04 and the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  • Familiar with working at heights and lock out tag out procedures.
  • Ability to generate improvement solutions through root cause analysis to eliminate repeat failures.
  • Experience using Microsoft Word and Excel.

Physical Demands:

The ability to stand continuously is essential with frequent walking and occasional sitting. The nature of the position will require the employee to perform a wide range of physical activities ranging from pushing and pulling, lifting and carrying heavy objects (60 – 100 lb) to climbing, crouching, kneeling, bending and handling. Vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.

Work Environment:

Constant exposure to a steel fabrication environment and regular exposure to weather conditions, excessive noise levels and vibrations. Often works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to fumes and airborne particles. Working at heights using aerial work platforms, working near energized systems including pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical.


We offer competitive compensation with increases provided according to our collective agreement. Our current pay range for this position is $28.58/hr – $31.75hr. Shift premium of $0.75/hr is payable when working afternoon shift. Tools and uniforms are provided. Our benefits package includes medical with drug card, vision care, dental, company-paid pension, disability benefits and a pre-paid legal plan. Canam also has a profit-sharing program for all employees.

Contact Us:

1739 Drew Road
Mississauga, Ontario L5S 1J5
Telephone: 905-671-3460
Toll-free: 1-800-446-8897

Canam Group Inc. appreciates your interest in this position. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We reserve the right, upon receiving written consent and at the Company’s expense, to perform criminal, credit and job-related medical background checks as part of the hiring process.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Canam Group Inc. is committed to providing employment accommodation. If you require accommodation to apply, or if selected to participate in an assessment process, please advise Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) needed.



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