Maintenance Technician

The Maintenance Technician (4th Class Power Engineer)  performs a variety of skilled activities ranging from safety improvements, trouble shooting, maintenance, modification, repair, and projects.  Experience within a refrigerated work environment is required.


  • Understand and adhere to all health and safe work policies and procedures, including following all HACCP requirements associated with the position.
  • Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the boiler, refrigeration, plant equipment and processing systems.
  • Carries out all aspects of preventive and reactive maintenance.
  • Input information in computerized maintenance management system, the work performed, inventory, materials and equipment used and other comments as required in detail.
  • Participates or leads activities within our Maintenance Process from: work identification; work planning; work scheduling; work execution; and work follow-up.
  • Unscheduled repairs of HVAC, mechanical, plumbing, lightings and electrical systems.
  • Works collaboratively with the Production and the rest of the Maintenance team.
  • Maintains a wide variety of power tools in good / safe working condition.
  • Complies and adheres to SQF, OHS and GMP standards, requirements, and practices.
  • Reports observations of any deviation to the process/procedure or a defect or non-conformance to the product which may result in a situation requiring food safety assessment.


  • Accredited license or ticket as a 4th Class Power Engineer.
  • Experience working with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.
  • 3+ years’ experience, food manufacturing or similar industry preferred.
  • Prior working experience with Ammonia refrigeration systems.
  • Ability to work 10 hour shift: 4 on 3 off, with weekend, evening premium.
  • Strong critical thinking ability; good problem identification and problem resolution skills.
  • Ability to work in a manufacturing environment with exposure to dust, noise, odors, varying temperatures, and at heights.
For information or to apply, please contact Gail Eckert, Director Recruitment Summit Search Group at [email protected]

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Steinbach, MB
Winnipeg, MB



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Maintenance Technician

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