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JBS USA General Maintenance-A/B shift-Brooks, Alberta in Brooks, Alberta

General Maintenance-A/B shift-Brooks, Alberta

Department: Maintenance

Location: Brooks, AB

General Maintenance Technician-Brooks, AB-A/B Shift


With approximately 3,300 employees, JBS Food Canada ULC (-JBS Canada-) is one of Canada's largest beef processors. Consisting of four locations-the main processing facility located in Brooks, Alberta, where approximately 4,200 head of cattle are harvested and processed daily; the Head Office and a case ready plant, both based in Calgary, Alberta; and JBS Ontario, a case ready plant located in Belleville, Ontario. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks has the capacity to produce products ranging from boxed beef primals, ground beef, beef trimmings, beef by-products and hides which are shipped across Canada and worldwide. At the multi-protein Mountain Creek Farms case-ready facility in Calgary, JBS Canada produces value-added products including marinated, portion sized, multi-pack options, kebabs and much more. JBS Ontario in Belleville produces fresh meat and seafood products for leading retailers in Canada.

During the pandemic, we have implemented hundreds of safety measures including offering unlimited PPE, constructing permanent physical barriers, establishing physical distancing protocols, and installing hospital-grade ventilation systems in all of our facilities.

At JBS Canada, our people are our greatest asset. We are very proud to have a team of high achieving, engaged employees. We are currently seeking the General Maintenance Technician to join our team at our main processing facility in Brooks, AB.

This Role is eligible for the JBS Canada Critical Worker bonus

You will:

  • Maintain, troubleshoot and provide preventative maintenance to all production machinery

  • Conduct start up procedures upon completion of maintenance tasks on machinery

  • Support production supervisors, team leads and operators to reach daily targets

  • Keep accurate maintenance records/documentation

  • Follow all safety procedures in accordance to company policies

  • Work as part of a team to ensure all targets are met

You have:

  • Minimum 2 years- experience in a manufacturing maintenance environment preferred

  • Mechanical diploma or certificate. Equivalent experience will be considered

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical components

  • Use of hand tools, power tools and machine shop equipment

Working Environment

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts.

  • The employee may be exposed to wet, dry, hot, cold or humid, high noise environments

Work Site Environment: Noisy, Odours, Hot, Cold/refrigerated.

Earn Competitive Wage: From $26.56 to $28.05

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 |Short/ Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions |Employer RRSP Contributions| Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training

Mailing Address: PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6

Physical Location: 193002A Range Road 150, Brooks, Alberta, T1R1C6

Telephone: 403-501-2223 Fax: 403-501-2239