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  • Certified Millwright

  • Five Corners Meats Co. - Chilliwack
  • January 01, 2019

Department: Production

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Position title: Production

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Position Description

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Diagnose, repair, or replace faulty packaging and meat processing equipment including motors and drives
  • Read and interpret drawing, circuit diagrams and electrical code specifications to plan wiring layouts
  • Determine and follow procedures for testing existing and newly installed machines and equipment to maximized output
  • Troubleshoot, identifies and repairs fault issues with electrical and electrical systems
  • Assist with the setup and movement of equipment as required
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and facility
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service
  • Communicate effectively with Maintenance Manager, Plant Manager, suppliers, and contractors to determine effective electrical maintenance practices
  • Follow all current GMP’s and quality specifications of manufacturing in a food facility
  • Document and maintain records for the purpose of providing an up-to-date reference guide
  • Ensure documentation meets or exceeds mandated requirements
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Experience as an industrial electrician preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Red Seal Provincial Electrical certification (Red Seal Industrial Electrician) or Interprovincial certification. Millwright ticket considered an asset however consideration will be given to candidates with strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent communication skills including English proficiency (verbal and written)
  • Consistent commitment to working safely
  • Experience and knowledge of electrical systems, blueprints and apply NEC requirements
  • Solid understanding of electrical theory and principles
  • PLC and Control System experience an asset
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical equipment, motors, and other electronic systems and equipment
  • Ability to use appropriate hand, power and specialty tools and diagnostic equipment to complete job tasks
  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment with the ability to prioritize
  • Ability to build rapport quickly with key members of the maintenance team
  • Demonstrated ability to react to situations with a strong sense of urgency using a creative and logical approach to resolution
  • Ability to work OT and on the weekends when needed

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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