Benefits : Comprehensive benefits package including MSP, health, and dental.
Shifts : Hours of work vary : shift work and some overtime may be required.
Red Seal Certified or Journeyman Millwright ticket required.
Must have a Valid BC Drivers Licence and provide a driver's abstract for using company vehicles.
WHMIS, Health and Safety, First Aid training is an asset.
Medical history / testing required.
3 to 5 years experience in building and mechanical equipment maintenance / repair preferred.
Experience and / or education / training in pneumatic controls, welding, hydraulics, and / or farm equipment an asset.
Skills and Abilities :
Able to efficiently follow work instructions and preventative maintenance programs for equipment & facility.
Strong analytical decision making, and troubleshooting skills particularly for mechanical systems.
Excellent communication skills with a demonstrated ability to interact with workers from other cultures in a sensitive and harmonious manner.
Demonstrated organizational and time management skills.
Good coordination and manual dexterity.
Ability to work in an agricultural environment.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Perform minor and major repairs on buildings and equipment unsupervised including, but not limited to, welding, replacing and repairing parts, hydraulics, pneumatics, low voltage electrical, and equipment, buildings and facilities.
Assist in training new maintenance associates.
Complete preventative maintenance duties and completes checklists as assigned.
May operate a computer which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems
Respond to emergency maintenance requests as required.
Assist and supports contractors.
Other duties as required.
Working Conditions :
Working conditions are typical for an farm environment. Candidate may be on their feet for long periods of time and may require heavy lifting.
Own transportation maybe required.
Shift & hours flexibility is a requirement of the position.