Industrial Mechanic / Millwright / Machine Builder
ABI Auto-Bake Industries Ltd.
Richmond Hill, ON
Why join the ABI LTD team?

We’re passionate about what we do and we’re proud of the equipment we build. Since 1989, we’ve specialized in the manufacturing and integration of automated baking equipment. We’re an industry leader in the development of high-calibre technologies and provide solutions for every stage of the baking process, from ingredients handling through to packaging. With clients from all over the world, our machines have produced more than 50 million tons of baked goods!

We’re the future of baking automation - and we’re growing! We’re currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Technician/Industrial Mechanic to join our team.

About the opportunity:
Reporting to the Shop Supervisor/Plant Manager, you will provide your technical expertise and skills to assemble, install, maintain and repair equipment within our facility, as well as on customers premises, while adhering to general management objectives, company policies, health & safety rules and established quality standards.

What we are looking for:
  • 3+ years experience; preferably within an industrial equipment assembly / manufacturing environment;
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills;
  • Ability to understand fabrication drawings, mechanical assembly drawings, pneumatic, and hydraulic circuit diagrams;
  • Experience with general fabrication processes;
  • Experience using hand tools, power tools, and measuring tools;
  • Some familiarity with electrical circuit diagrams;
  • Experience with PLC Programming is an asset;
  • Conveyor / custom equipment experience an asset;
  • Ability to travel (locally, nationally and/or internationally) for onsite installations;
  • Ability to work overtime and on weekends if required;
  • Ability to work within a manufacturing setting and at height when required;
  • Valid driver’s license required;
  • Forklift certificate is an asset;
  • Overhead crane experience/certification is an asset;
  • Scissor Lift training/certification is an asset;
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office applications, an asset;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Duties and Responsibilities:
To be successful, you absolutely must have a desire to work hard, in a fast-paced environment, and be fueled by the excitement of working with leading edge equipment and technology, to accomplish the following:

  • Read and interpret fabrication drawings, pneumatic & hydraulic schematics;
  • Manufacture parts according to drawings and/or specifications;
  • Assemble / fit fabricated components, sub-components, frames, conveyors, robotic cells, etc. as per drawings, specifications, instructions, and technical manuals;
  • Install, examine, troubleshoot, replace or repair mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic assemblies, lighting fixtures and electrical components as required;
  • Assist in the installation of cable trays, conduit pipe and wire pulling for electrical systems;
  • Install brackets and hangers to support mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, or electrical equipment;
  • Test operation of equipment to ensure compatibility and safety of the system, following installation, replacement or repair;
  • Clean, prepare, passivate and/or polish fabricated components as required;
  • Install equipment at customer facilities and trial run same as required;
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair plant production equipment and machinery as well as facility systems;
  • Identify and implement plant improvements and improve cost effectiveness;
  • Adhere to the Project Management schedule(s) ensuring equipment downtime is minimized and plant is running efficiently;
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and efficient work environment;
  • Always work in compliance with safety regulations and any applicable code(s);
  • Other duties as assigned.
Like what you’re hearing so far, but still wondering if ABI LTD is right for you? We offer:

  • A competitive salary and benefit package;
  • Working in a multi-cultural and global organization;
  • Ongoing on-the-job learning and development;
  • Working with innovative technology and with an industry leader.
At ABI LTD, we value integrity, flexibility and adaptability. We are looking for a strong team player, with strong attention to detail, who has sound decision-making skills.

If this is you, we look forward to your application!

 Please inform us if you require any accommodations during the hiring process. Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.