Journeyman Millwright

  • viterra
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jun 24, 2022

Job Description

Together, we are stronger and achieve more.

Viterra is seeking a Millwright at our Cascadia Terminal. The successful candidate will be responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair and troubleshooting of stationary industrial grain handling and cleaning machinery.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Reads equipment diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.
  • Operates rigging equipment and dollies to place and move heavy machinery and parts.
  • Fits bearings, align gears and shafts, attach motors, and connect couplings and belts.
  • Performs preventative maintenance inspections and checks on mechanical equipment.
  • Performs alignment and tests equipment, making any necessary adjustments.
  • Performs preventative and corrective maintenance as per recommendations from vibration analysis reports, oil sample analysis, etc. Repairs and replaces defective parts when required.
  • Completes maintenance and operational repairs follow all manufacturer and company procedures.
  • Trouble-shoots and repairs hydraulic systems.
  • Trouble-shoots and repairs pneumatic systems.
  • Uses plasma cutting and welding equipment for fabrication of small parts required during maintenance.
  • Maintains pollution control systems, dust collection and control systems, air-slides, grain spouting, material blowing, and other air systems.
  • Maintains large vertical and horizontal conveying systems and their associated drive systems including transmissions, couplings, bearings, etc.
  • Performs lubrication and oil replacement for conveyors, wheels, rollers, bearings, reducers, etc. Maintains and replaces auto-lubrication equipment.
  • Installs, services and repairs air handling equipment.
  • Works alongside and assists other trades as required.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Position Requirements:
  • Must be a certified Journeyman Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) with an Interprovincial Red Seal certification.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in an industrial setting or comparable service work in the industry.
  • Knowledge of industrial machinery including grain handling and cleaning equipment would be an asset.
  • A solid safety record and good knowledge of health and safety policies and practices.
  • Experience with conveyor and material handling equipment would be beneficial.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and able to work on small projects with minimal supervision. Strong problem solving skills and high work standards.
  • Willing to work a 24 hour shift schedule (Day shift, Afternoon shift, Graveyard Shift rotation)

  • Competitive hourly wage
  • Comprehensive Health and Benefits Package
  • Pension Plan

Viterra's world-leading, fully integrated agriculture network connects producers and consumers to supply sustainable, traceable, and quality-controlled agriculture products. Within North America, we are a leading marketer and handler of grains, oilseeds, pulses, and cotton and take great pride in partnering with growers to connect them to markets in 60+ countries. We are committed to working with our farmers, end-users, and industry partners to ensure that the future of agriculture remains bright.

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