Position Title

Maintenance Mechanic

  • Type: Full Time
  • City: Mississauga
  • Wage ($/hr): $36.00+
  • Employer Type: Business
  • Published on: 2022-09-27
  • Application Deadline: 2022-12-27
  • Job ID: 128380922
  • Job Category: Skilled Labour - Trades
  • Views: 25
  • Retrieved on: 2022 December 01 11:44:52 AM EST

Website Sofina Foods Inc.

Maintenance Mechanic

Job Description

Why work for Sofina Foods Inc?
Competitive salary starting at $36.00 per hour, plus $1 for each additional relevant license
Base rate pay raises over 2 years (January 1, 2023: $36.50/hr / January 1, 2024: $37.10/hr)
Overtime opportunities (1.5x rate after 8hrs daily AND on Saturdays / 2x rate on Sundays)
Company paid pension contributions
Unionized environment
Health, Dental and Vision Benefits
Opportunity to grow within the organization
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Shift Timing:
Afternoon Shift – 2pm-1230am, Mon to Fri
Midnight Shift – 1030pm-830am, Sun to Thurs

Work Location:
Sofina Foods Inc. (3340 Orlando Dr., Mississauga, ON L4V 1C7)

Job Types:
Full-time, Permanent | 40hrs/week+

Must have experience operating Refrigeration equipment
3-5 years experience as a licensed Millwright
Basic Electrical troubleshooting knowledge required.
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
Aptitude for quick troubleshooting and diagnosis of problems with machinery, systems, and facilities
Industrial plant maintenance experience including, but not limited to, the installation, maintenance, repair, and overhaul of conveyors, pumps, motors, gearboxes, rail assemblies, hydraulic assemblies, pneumatic assemblies, and packaging machinery
Industrial plant maintenance experience
Must be willing and able to lift and or move materials
Able to work independently and as a team player
Highly organized and multitask oriented
Experience in a computerized environment, PLC, automated equipment
Experience in a food plant
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
Install, align, dismantle and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, furnaces and generators according to layout plans using hand and power tools
Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as cranes, jacks and tractors to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls
Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts
Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery
Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
Construct foundations for machinery or direct other workers to construct foundations
Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.
About Us:
Sofina Foods is one of Canada’s leading manufacturers of primary and further processed protein products for retail and food service customers as well as international markets. We manufacture pork, beef, turkey, chicken, and fish products. Our family of brands includes Cuddy, Lilydale, Janes, Mastro, San Daniele, Fletcher’s, Vienna, Riserva, and Zamzam. We are also the exclusive distributor of Italy’s finest Rio Mare, Lavazza, and San Benedetto products in Canada.


Sofina Foods Inc. is committed to providing accessible employment practices that comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). Applicants are asked to make their needs/requirements, for accommodation under AODA, known to Human Resources when they are contacted for an interview.

Required languages: English

Education level: See Job Description

Required skills: See Job Description

Closest intersection: Airport Rd. & Derry Rd.

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