Automation and Robotics Maintenance Technician – Greater Toronto Area, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Description
Our client, a 2nd generation family-owned business that develops and produces sweet treats and baked goods, is seeking an Automation and Robotics Maintenance Technician for their world-class manufacturing facility located in the Greater Toronto Area. The plant is 140,000 sq feet and has highly automated continuous process lines that can handle up to 6000 lbs of pastry! The successful candidate will be responsible for general maintenance of all facility and production equipment, including but not limited to troubleshooting, parameters setup, integration, communication, improvement and any other requested Work Orders. To apply, give us a call at 250-483-5954 or submit your resume online today!

The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is the number one populated area in Canada, consisting of Toronto and the surrounding regional municipalities of Durham, Halton, Peel, and York. For the nature explorer, the GTA is bordered by Lakes Ontario, Kawartha, Simcoe, and the Niagara Escarpment, not to mention the plethora of parks, forests, and ravines. If big city life calls to you, jump feet first into Toronto, a hub of sports, art, music, recreation, and history. If a shorter commute and smaller community is more your style, try the suburban town of Oakville, listed as MoneySense’s 3rd best place to live in Canada of 2016. Wherever you hang your hat, this role is sure to make you an expert in this metropolitan area.

$40.00-$45.00/hr, DOE.
Sign-on bonus of $500 after a 3 month probation.
Relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate.

Benefits: Great benefits package including RRSP.

Shifts: 2-week rotating shift schedule. Shifts are 7am – 3pm, 3pm – 11pm, and 11pm – 7am. Flexibility to work various shifts is required.

Strong troubleshooting and programming skills, knowledge of Industrial Lines Programs, Electrical Controls, Pneumatics, Mechanical, Process Automation, Robots and related equipment concepts.
Electrical license/ E.S.A. compliance.
PLC/HMI/VFD and computerized systems programming, troubleshooting, maintenance and integration.
Experience with ABB, Schubert or similar Robots is considered an asset.
Ability to maintain professional working relationships with coworkers.
Available for working shifts, extra time and emergency calls.
Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Install, follow up, troubleshoot and provide solutions for the automated production lines and robots, equipment, machines, facility, devices, in order to meet the technical specifications and performance.
Coordinate with the designated technicians to ensure parts availability, parameters setup, repairs, preventative maintenance and all other tasks required.
Keep records, parameters, setup details, saved software, programs, diagrams and communication procedures with all the logic control, programmable devices, equipment, machines, machinery and robots.
Work with all the other departments to set procedures, logic sequence, data integration, rates, limits and interlocking, communication between equipment, accessories and devices of the automated lines and robots
Provide solutions based on the data from logic controls, robots, monitoring devices, etc. in order to maintain optimal flow rates, tighten up work schedules, reduce overtime and eliminate the need for rework.
Elaborate procedures and any other technical documentation needed for setup, maintenance, operation, process or repair for the equipment, lines, robots, etc.
Responsible for work compliance with GMP, HACCP and Health & Safety regulations.
Review and comply with daily production requirements and schedule.
Follow CMMS work orders, fill up and submit all the required forms.
All other duties as required.

Working Conditions:
May be required to stand/sit/squat for long periods of time.
May engage in frequent bending, stooping or squatting.
Due to the environment, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions which include extreme heat, humidity and cold.
Must be able to lift a minimum of 25kg/55 lbs.
Must be able to work in tight or enclosed spaces.
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