Maintenance Millwright

  • Piller's Fine Foods
  • Brantford, ON, Canada
  • Feb 12, 2019
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Piller’s Fine Foods, a Division of Premium Brands Operating Limited Partnership, is a premier Canadian producer of the finest European-style processed meats with state of the art production facilities throughout Ontario. Our award-winning deli products under the Piller’s brand are sold to grocery and restaurant chains throughout North America.

We are currently seeking a Maintenance Millwright to join our team at our meat processing facility located in Brantford Ontario. This position is on a straight afternoon shift working from 2:45pm – 11:15pm Monday to Friday.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform all aspects of fabrication, repair, servicing, troubleshooting and rebuilds for all equipment.
  • Repair and complete preventative maintenance on high-speed packaging equipment and slicers including PLC controlled equipment, conveyors and vacuum pumps.
  • Observe machines and equipment in order to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Inspect and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment or other problems.
  • Adjust functional parts of machine devices and control instruments, which includes change-over and running adjustments.
  • Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears and other parts of machinery as needed.
  • Remove and replace worn or defective parts.
  • Start machines and equipment to test operation following repairs and maintenance.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Millwright Certificate of Qualifications (Industrial Mechanic 433A)
  • 2-3 years of experience working in a manufacturing plant as Millwright
  • Knowledge and experience working with high speed equipment and electric-pneumatic controls
  • Knowledge and experience working with pneumatic and hydraulic components
  • Experience in food manufacturing industry preferred

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive wages starting at $32.10/hour and increasing to $33.14 after 6 months of employment
  • Company paid benefit package available upon completion of probation
  • Company matched pension plan after 1 year of employment
  • 3 weeks of vacation time after completion of 1 year of employment
  • Options for purchasing Company shares
  • Annual Company paid events, lunches and giveaways

Our ideal candidate enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, has a drive for success and fits in well with a team environment. If this is you please send us your resume!

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume information directly by email to or in person at 38 Middleton Street, Brantford, ON, N3S 7V7.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Piller's Fine Foods is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or any other protected factor. Piller's Fine foods is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. Please advise us if you required accommodation.