Maintenance Journeyman Millwright


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Mississauga, ON 



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Employment Type:

Full Time



Job Description:

Your role:

As Maintenance Journeyman Millwright you will be responsible for ensuring optimum asset health by maintaining, repairing, inspecting and modifying equipment in a safe and cost-effective manner. To succeed, you must be able to:

  • Deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day.
  • Serve others with understanding, respect, and care.
  • Operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency.
  • Deal with and drive change.
  • Organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting or exceeding deadlines.
  • Learn and apply new technology and share your knowledge with others.


Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner.


Your responsibilities:

  • Work with conveyors, bucket elevators, rotary valves (air locks), blowers, roller mills and bulk handling systems.
  • Install, assemble and test new machines and equipment.
  • Inspect equipment regularly for signs of malfunctions, including visual inspections, listening for irregular noises and conducting scheduled testing as appropriate.
  • Monitor, identify and respond promptly to signs of malfunction in machinery such as changes in performance, temperature fluctuations, sounds, smells or atypical energy usage; perform troubleshooting for production machinery.
  • Perform scheduled preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance on facility assets.
  • Respond to equipment breakdown calls and perform repairs to machinery & plant support systems including pneumatic, hydraulic & mechanical repairs; identify and replace worn or damaged parts in a timely manner.
  • Work independently on troubleshooting machinery, with minimal supervision.
  • Read and comply with work orders, update spare parts data and report in Maintenance database.
  • Work effectively with other team members.
  • Participate in meetings and training activities.
  • Participate in the plant safety program.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned including minor mechanical repairs
  • Understand and comply with workplace safety and food safety regulations.
  • Successful millwright candidates will have the skills & experience required to prioritize and handle multiple daily assignments, work safely & independently or as part of a small team.


Essential skills and experience:

  • Possession of Millwright Journeyman ticket and/or 5-10 years experience performing PMs and equipment repairs
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience as a Millwright Journeyman performing PMs and equipment repairs
  • Knowledge of the Maintenance Reliability process and Predictive Technologies
  • Ability to read schematics, blueprints, and other technical documents.
  • Assist in formulating calibration standards / work procedures while performing those duties and provide work order feedback on discrepancies noted in service delivery
  • Welding and fabrication abilities
  • Working knowledge of power transmission and precision maintenance methods
  • Basic knowledge of all industry safety, food safety, and environmental regulations and requirements
  • Maintain personal tools required for your job and provide documented personal tool list


Good to have:

  • Strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Motivated self-starter who can manage projects and make decisions.


Physical requirements and working conditions (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Comfortable with working at heights
  • Available for call ins after hours or on weekends where required


At Ardent Mills, everyone matters and everyone has a voice.  We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and team members and the decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, aboriginality, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, age, political affiliation, or any other non-merit characteristic protected by law or not.  Together, celebrating our differences, we make Ardent Mills.


The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this position.  It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees in this position. The description, duties, functions, and responsibilities are subject to change at the discretion of Ardent Mills.

Job Requirements:

Physical requirements and working conditions (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Comfortable with working at heights
  • Available for call ins after hours or on weekends where required
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