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1st Class Stationary Engineer


Orillia, ON, CANADA
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About Black & McDonald

In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all.

For over 90 years, the company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions.

Black & McDonald remains a privately owned Canadian company, an integrated, multi-trade prime contractor serving government, institutions, industry and commerce across Canada, the US and overseas. The company has over 4,000 employees working out of a network of more than 25 offices.

Services now range from multi-million dollar construction projects to extensive facility management and operations contracts, to planned maintenance agreements and emergency services.

Known as a reliable and flexible contractor, Black & McDonald operates with integrity and loyalty to our employees, customers, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

We will remain an innovative leader in our evolving domestic and global markets - proud of our past, advanced in our capabilities, and driven to deserve our reputation.

The Opportunity

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a 1st Class Stationary Engineer located in Orillia, Ontario.


  • Operate steam boilers, air compressors, water softeners, air dryers, pumps, and fans
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the steam plant
  • Track and log all Gas, Water, and Hydro Readings
  • Perform all tasks related to the safe and efficient operation of the Steam Boiler plant including repairs and maintenance
  • Perform routine inspection and testing of equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Perform minor plumbing and general maintenance duties    
  • Document air compressor readings, all plant steam produced and consumption, gas consumption. Supply gas forecasts to gas supplier
  • Performs water analysis on boilers. Complete daily, weekly, monthly log report
  • Maintain the chemical and spare parts inventory  
  • Provide vacation coverage for other operators
  • Test run the safety and standby equipment weekly


  • Must possess a 1st Class Power Engineer certificate
  • Minimum 1 year operating and maintenance experience
  • Strong trouble shooting and interpersonal skills
  • Bending and lifting required; lifting under 30 kg
  • Must be able to climb stairs and to work on a ladder or scaffold as required
  • Good computer skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills


 How to Apply:

Click on the link below to apply.  Only the candidates selected for an interview will be selected.  No calls or agencies, please.  Internal candidates, advise your supervisor prior to applying.






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