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JBS USA Automation Technician in Brooks, Alberta

Automation Technician

Department: Maintenance

Location: Brooks, AB

Are you seeking a stable, consistent career with a competitive wage and great benefits?

JBS Canada is not just another food company where our team members clock in and clock out, following the same routine day after day after day. We are a food company that is deeply passionate about ensuring the wellness and connectivity of our team members. We know that every company says it, but we honestly mean it, we live and breathe it, we go to sleep thinking about how we can make our team members' lives meaningful and full. We do this while producing the best quality beef that Canada has to offer to customers all over the globe.

We are relentless in pursuing our mission - to be the best in all that we do. We are completely focused on our business, providing the best products and services to our customers, building a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders, and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

In this unrelenting pursuit, we are seeking an Automation Technician with Instrumentation experience to join our team in BROOKS, AB. As part of our high-functioning maintenance team, you will utilize your skills and experience to be ensure the smooth and uninterrupted operation of our facility.

Join our team of 2,800 people and enjoy awesome discounts within the community, employer RRSP matching, extended health care and more!



You will:

Assist plant production by troubleshooting, repairing, maintaining and providing support for electronics including the following:

  • Wax printer for ground beef -

  • Metal detectors and scales -

  • Foss meat analyzers

  • Numerous label printers and applicators

  • Production data collection devices (scales, terminals, barcode scanners etc.)

  • Custom data collection and warehousing systems-


  • Assist the electrical department in programming VFD, controllers, PLCs, etc.

  • Create and update custom software for production devices (scales, printers, etc.)

  • Install and terminate cabling other duties as assigned.

You have:

  • Minimum Grade 12 diploma supplemented by post-secondary education

  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong computer skills as well as demonstrated problem solving skills are required

Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing. If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test.

Exceptional Benefits including:

Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions |Employer RRSP Contributions | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training


JBS Food Canada ULC

PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6

Apply to:-

Phone: 403-501-2223Fax: 403 501 2239