Maintenance Technician

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Geosynthetics
Edmonton AB
Full Time

Position Description

What Success Looks Like at Layfield

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician will be responsible for safely performing facility and equipment upkeep activities such as: inspections, repairs, custodial tasks, fabrication projects, troubleshooting, and preventative maintenance activities.

The successful candidate will be skilled in the use of various hand/power tools as well as have a practical mindset, strong attention to detail, and the ability to work autonomously while adhering to all health and safety guidelines.

How You Will Lead

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, including lubrication, cleaning, and inspection of machinery.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical issues, and repair or replace defective parts as needed.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance to minimize downtime and ensure the longevity of machinery.
  • Support team and operations in maintaining, repairing, and constructing industrial machinery and fixtures.
  • Maintain operational stability with response to and completion of various mechanical repairs, preventative maintenance, and periodic equipment inspections.
  • Maintain cleanliness & functionality of exterior and interior including, replacement of light bulbs, installing/moving furniture, and snow shoveling(seasonal).
  • Additional duties as directed by supervisor.

What We Look For

  • Minimum of 1-3 years experience in a Millwright or Apprentice Millwright position.
  • Experience with forklift operation and possessing valid certificates would be an asset.
  • Previous first aid experience is also an asset.
  • Completion of at least the first year of an accredited Millwright Apprentice program.
  • Possession of a current first aid certificate is an asset.
  • Some welding and fabrication experience would be beneficial.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and knowledge.
  • Ability to read diagrams and schematic drawings.
  • Effective communication skills for interfacing with customers and team members.
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Able to lift items up to 50 lbs.

Why Layfield?

We support our employees in their quest for personal growth. Quality, excellence, and continuous improvement form the foundation of our relationship with our customers and are integral elements of Layfield’s products and services.

In addition, we have a strong company culture, rooted in family values, commitment, and high ethical standards.

Some of the vast rewards of working with us:

  • Be a part of a fantastic team with extraordinary company culture all while protecting our communities, environment and building a greener world.
  • Career advancement opportunities. We want you to grow with us!
  • Committed to using and maintaining the best safety practices with the highest standards.
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, life insurance etc.).
  • RRSP Contribution Matching Program.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Vacation benefits.
  • Social committee.

Salary Range:

$30.72 to $37.34 per hour, based on a 37.5 hour work week. This is individually tailored to reflect your unique experience, qualifications, and internal equity.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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