Job Description

Production Technician (Food Industry) Oakville

Available Immediately! Permanent Opportunity!

Responsible for operating, troubleshooting, adjusting, maintaining and repairing various pieces of computerized and manual packaging equipment, while maintaining quality, production output and on-line delivery during their shift. Also, providing leadership and mentorship to production associates in area.


  • Operate, maintain, and adjust production equipment to run at standard speeds and centerline conditions so as to enhance productivity and efficiency to meet production goals
  • Performs the mechanical changeover/set up of mechanical equipment based on specifications
  • Troubleshoot any mechanical equipment issues in order to produce high quality products that meet required specifications
  • Ability to perform mechanical adjustments and basic repairs to reduce mechanical downtime
  • Complete prescribed preventative maintenance tasks to improve up time
  • Understand cycle time concepts and sources of unreliability to focus on critical areas of improvement
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement activities to enhance productivity, lower costs, and improve quality
  • Effectively process batches within specifications to meet department batch execution targets by ensuring optimal run rates in support of schedule adherence
  • Provides leadership to production associates in area regarding proper equipment operation and directing tasks on shift


  • Strong mechanical aptitude competency
  • Experience troubleshooting and providing mechanical assistance to production manufacturing equipment
  • Must be able to utilize hand tools, pneumatic tools, gauges and other measuring instruments
  • Ability to provide mentorship, and leadership to a small team
  • Experience in a food manufacturing environment an asset
  • Ability to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently, in a fast paced working environment
  • First Aid, Forklift, and Health and Safety Certification will be considered advantageous

Shift: Day Shift will run as a classic continental Shift

Midnight Shift will run Continental with no weekends worked

Pay rate: $22.00 + Shift premium

Benefits after 3 months

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For immediate consideration please contact Maricar at 905 361-3987 ext 107