Maintenance Mechanic (10:30PM - 6:30AM)

About the Role!

The Maintenance Mechanic is proactive; Responsible for troubleshooting, preventative and overall maintenance, repair of process and production equipment.

This role reports to the Maintenance Supervisor. The hours are 10:30 PM - 6:30 AM EST. Must be able to work 1 day every other weekend. The position will start at Rexdale and transition to work permanently at our new facility in Brantford by end of December 2021.

Please apply if you're interested in the transition or if you're interested in Brantford only! 

Main Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot, repair, and adjust plant equipment and production support equipment as necessary.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on plant equipment in accordance with standardized procedures.
  • Complete all required documentation including fully updating SAP maintenance system.
  • Secure machine safety guards and ensure all work is managed following the HACCP and GMP policies/processes of a Food Manufacturing facility.
  • Support quality and food safety programs via FSSC 22000 and HACCP.
  • Responsible for complying with existing company SHEQ Standards and requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its Regulations and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, the Environmental Protection Act, The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Technical Standards and Services Act.


About you!

You have a strong sense of teamwork and ability to work cross functionally between team members.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma and Industrial Mechanic Millwright Certificate (433A) required.
  • 3+ years’ experience as an Industrial Millwright required; 5+ years’ experience and Food Manufacturing plant experience ideal.
  • Knowledge of WHMIS and HACCP trained preferred – Safety First mentality!
  • Electromechanical (sensors, drives, HMI, etc.) working knowledge is a plus.


About Upfield!

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet.

We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!