Maintenance Millwright- Saturday and Sunday Shift in Guelph at Shearer's Snacks

Date Posted: 1/2/2020

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Shearer’s is a privately held producer, co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearer’s brand, and other “private labels.” As a matter of fact, Shearers is the number one producer of kettle cooked chips in the world! As the leader in North America, we make private label and co-manufacture salty snacks and are the second largest producer of cookies and crackers. We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. So, while you may not be familiar with our name, you likely eat the products we make on a regular basis. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to realize significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 11 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at .

 Maintenance Millwright Saturday and Sunday- Day Shift

Saturday and Sunday from 7AM- 5PM 

Guelph, Canada $38.78/hour Your seat at the table

Are you a motivated, focused and eager leader looking for an opportunity where you can make a difference from day one? Then we want you! This part time position works only on Saturdays during the day, giving you the opportunity to earn extra income on the weekend! As a critical team member, you are responsible for performing maintenance, troubleshooting, and installing upgrades on our state of the art equipment and facility.

What you bring to the table

We are building the best team in the food industry, and we’re looking for people like you who possess the following:

  • Industrial Mechanic Millwrights License 433A - REQUIRED
  • Knowledge of conveyors, high speed pumps/compressor & packaging equipment
  • Experience using a lathe, mill, drill press and other machining equipment
  • Experience of Arc & Tig welding
  • Experience with electrical safety circuit controls
  • Experience with a computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS)
  • Good understanding of 5S and other Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Experience in Food Processing facility preferred
  • Sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Heavy lifting may be required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Provides maintenance support 24/7 schedule when necessary

These Qualifications are required of the successful candidate:

  • Self-starter, working with minimal supervision
  • Must follow all safety regulations while working
  • Must be comfortable working at various heights
  • Basic knowledge of electric motor controls, programmable logic controllers, basic wiring circuits and skills necessary to safety test common electrical systems and can make minor repairs where permitted
  • Must have a full complement of personal/professional hand tools
You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

Shearer’s Foods Canada, Inc. is committed to providing accommodation for applicants with disabilities; please advise us if you require accommodation during the recruitment process.

This is your invitation to apply now!