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JBS USA Industrial Journeyman Millwright in Brooks, Alberta

Industrial Journeyman Millwright

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 Journeyman Millwrights to join our maintenance team in BROOKS, AB. You will use your skills and experience to ensure the smooth and uninterrupted operation of the production equipment.-

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

NOTE: This role will be located in Brooks, Alberta

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures

  • Install, align, dismantle and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, furnaces and generators according to layout plans using hand and power tools

  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions

  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls

  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts

  • Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery

  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery

  • Construct foundations for machinery or direct other workers to construct foundations

  • Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.


  • Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or industrial mechanics (Millwright), Red Seal Endorsement experience an asset

  • 5 or more years in a maintenance function; demonstrated experienced in hands-on support of operations, technical and maintenance work teams; (inclusive of time spent as a millwright/industrial mechanic apprentice)

  • Leadership of a multi-disciplined work group during operating and turnaround situations would be considered an asset;

  • Technical strength coupled with good people skills, and good planning;

  • Basic computer skills, written and verbal communication skills;

  • Rotating and stationary equipment maintenance experience;

  • Foundation in Preventive and predictive maintenance systems;

  • RPS/RCM maintenance troubleshooting techniques;

  • Superior skills within your area of expertise.

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

Please note that Applicants will be asked to complete a pre-hire medical and drug and alcohol test. Any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing satisfactory completion of the medical and 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

4km west of Brooks on Trans Canada Highway No.1

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

Apply to: www.jbsfoodcanada.ca/careers