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Dare Foods Limited: Maintenance Mechanic

Dare Foods Limited

This is a Full-time position in Kitchener, ON posted January 24, 2021.

Dare Foods Limited is a private, family owned business established in 1892.

The Dare “Made Better” promise guides everything we do and comes to life through our portfolio of consumer-loved brands including Bear Paws, Breton, Boulangerie Grissol, and Whippet (to name just a few).

Maintenance Mechanic – Various Shifts (Afternoons, Nights, Weekends)We are recruiting for a highly skilled licenced 433A Industrial Millwright Mechanic position for our afternoon, night, and weekend shifts.

The ideal candidate will posses a high level of initiative and sense of urgency with exceptional ability to identify, asses and repair/replace various components of the Plant Operations.

An aggressive problem solver, the ideal candidate will have a keen eye for identifying issues during production and proactively remedying the problem before causing production stoppages.

This position requires someone who takes extreme pride in their work, has a continuous improvement mindset, and a strong understanding of the importance of production uptime.

Major Responsibilities:
·Understand, participate and support all safety programs and policies within the Milton manufacturing location
·Inspection, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of all production machinery, including high speed packaging lines, conveyors, pumps, motors, kettles, and various other processing equipment
·Continually identifying, reporting and maintaining equipment
·Participate in continuous improvement initiatives.

Investigate, recommend and execute modifications to reduce equipment breakdowns and increase operating efficiency
·Exercise judgment in executing necessary adjustments on equipment as required in order to maintain a safe operation and quality control standards
·Keep accurate maintenance records and complete all work orders paper work in a timely manner
·Work in conjunction with the Engineering department with regards to machine modifications and the installation of new machinery and production systems
·Work closely with colleagues to ensure that high quality products are produced while maintaining budgeted efficiencies.Share best practices with other members of the maintenance team.
·Understand, participate and support all food safety and quality programs at the Milton site.

Responsible for ensuring all products produced meet all GMP and food safety requirements
·All other duties as assigned by supervisorQualifications-Must Haves:
·A college or trade school diploma/licence for 433A Millwright.

Completion of a recognized apprenticeship and possession of a valid Millwright license or equivalent certification in a related mechanical trade.
·5 years of experience as a production or industrial mechanic, preferably in the food or packaged goods industry
·Initiative, good communication skills, ability to work as part of a team with little direct supervision
·Ability to read blueprints and operate a lathe machine, as well as basic experience with Mig and Stick welding.
·Ability and willingness to work various shifts, including weekends and nights.

·Creative problem-solving and root cause analysis skills.
·Ability to meet physical demands of lifting and maneuvering heavy objects.
·Results-oriented and a strong sense of urgency/focus.Qualifications-Nice to Haves:
·Working knowledge of a CMMS system and computer literacy highly desirable
·Basic plumbing knowledge and experience with monitoring plant utilities like boilers, chillers and air compressors would be considered an asset
·Previous experience working on Hayssen and Triangle packaging equipment
·Previous Candy Manufacturing experience considered highly valuable Working Conditions:
·This position occurs in an air-conditioned food manufacturing setting (plant environment).
·Exposure to noise, raw materials, some dust and variable temperatures is common
·The use of personal protective equipment is mandatory, particularly protective footwear, safety glasses and hearing protection as well as strict adherence to Lock Out Tag Out processesWe offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit your resume byFebruary 8, 2021quoting the appropriate position title to:hrresumes@darefoods.com(Word or PDF format)