Machine Maintenance Team Leader - Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)

by TAKUMI STAMPING CANADA INC.

Location: St. Thomas, ON
Date Posted: Jul 22, 2020
TAKUMI STAMPING CANADA INC.

Job Description

JOB TITLE: 

Machine Maintenance Team Leader – Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)

DEPARTMENT: 

Maintenance

ABOUT US:

We are a climate controlled Japanese Automotive Parts Manufacturer in the St. Thomas, ON region and are seeking a Team Leader / Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) to fulfill the full-time and permanent roles and responsibilities pertaining to the maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of production equipment, machinery, and facilities as required. 

WHAT WE OFFER:
  1. Competitive starting wage
  2. Additional shift premiums for afternoon shift & midnight shift
  3. Matching group RRSP plan with 3% company match of gross earnings
  4. Annually evaluated company bonus
  5. Comprehensive extended group benefits plan (Medical / Dental / Paramedical / STD / Life Insurance)
  6. Annual Tool Allowance program
  7. Training and development opportunities
  8. Climate controlled working environment

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:
 
  1. Grade 12 diploma
  2. Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Trade Certificate of Qualification (433A)
  3. 3 to 5 years Manufacturing experience in a Metal Stamping & Welding environment
  4. Previous experience in Team Leader / leadership role
  5. Working knowledge of the Metric system
  6. Proficient in the use of mills, lathes, surface grinders, and related equipment. 
  7. Must have blue print reading skills (electrical, mechanical, pneumatical, hydraulic)
  8. Proficient in welding mig & tig.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND AUTHORITY:
 
  1. Effects and fortify policies and procedures to provide a safe work environment.
  2. Ensures adherence to all H&S policies, procedures, and regulations.
  3. Oversee, schedules, and assists the maintenance of all machinery and equipment inclusive of preventative maintenance, trouble-shooting, repairs, modifications, fabrication requirements, and installation of machines / equipment
  4. Acts as the Machine Maintenance point person for the Assistant Manager, Machine Maintenance & Facilities.
  5. Co-ordinates the orientation/familiarization of new Team Members joining the Machine Maintenance department and assists in the training of new and current Machine Maintenance Team Members (apprentices and maintenance helpers) as requested.
  6. Knowledgeable/proficient in the uses of maintenance tools and equipment, (gauges, mills, lathes, surface grinders, welders, etc.).
  7. Effects repairs of machinery, equipment, and facility at the work station(s) or in the Maintenance area.
  8. Responds to Team Member inquiries regarding the status of machinery and equipment repairs and/or modifications, and to the fabrication status of ancillary tooling/equipment such as jigs, fixtures, carts, tables, racking, etc.
  9. With the assistance of the Engineering Specialist(s), Plant Specialist, and the Purchasing Specialist, co-ordinates the procurement of Machine Maintenance related supplies and services pertaining to machine and equipment maintenance.
  10. Ensures and promotes teamwork within the department.
  11. Maintains 4S and ensures that all Team Members are participating in 4S within the department.
  12. Trained and certified in the use of forklifts and/or overhead cranes. 

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:
 
  1. Maintain and repair production equipment/machinery (Stamping Presses & Welders)
  2. Install, fabricate and troubleshoot ancillary equipment & tooling
  3. Troubleshoot, adjust, teach and program weld robots
  4. Troubleshoot hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems and related plant equipment
  5. Thorough understanding of relevant machinery/equipment including overhead cranes, welding and metal cutting equipment
  6. Ability to read blueprints
  7. Mechanical aptitude with fabrication, welding and machining experience
  8. Conducting preventive maintenance programs and maintaining records
  9. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  10. Excellent interpersonal skills a must
  11. Excellent planning, analytical and organizational skills combined with automotive sense of urgency
  12. Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  13. Knowledge of and adherence to all Health & Safety regulations and Safety Codes
  14. Able to work rotating shifts, weekends, and extended hours as scheduled

RELATIONSHIPS:
 
  1. Interacts daily with all hourly Team Members on shift
  2. Daily interaction with other departments (Weld, Press, etc.)
  3. Accountable to the Machine Maintenance & Facilities Assistant Manager

PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENTS:
 
  1. Excellent interpersonal skills
  2. Excellent planning, analytical and organizational skills combined with automotive sense of urgency
  3. Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  4. Adhere to all Health & Safety Regulations and Safety Codes
  5. Able to work rotating shifts and extended work hours
  6. Ability to work without supervision
  7. Contributes to the growth of the department and company with positive initiatives

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
  1. Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time.
  2. Ability to perform work at heights as required (i.e. scissor-lift / genie booms / ladders, etc).
  3. Required to work shift(s) as scheduled.


Qualified applicants interested in joining the TAKUMI STAMPING CANADA INC. Team, are invited to submit their resume and cover letter.  Please state your hourly rate expectations to:
 

E-mail:  hrdept@tsi-cn.ca
 

Please put in subject line of email: “MACHINE MAINTENANCE TEAM LEADER – INDUSTRIAL MECHANIC



TAKUMI STAMPING CANADA INC. appreciates all responses but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.