Industrial Millwright - 3 shifts

Company: Valbruna ASW Inc.
Wage: 34.25
Time: Full Time (30+ Hours a Week)
Hours per Week: 40+
Public Transport Accessible? No
Suitable for Students? No

Job Description

Valbruna ASW Inc. operates a dynamic and versatile facility and has a long and storied history in the steel-making business, with roots in Welland dating back to 1918. Our recent acquisition by Valbruna Italy combined with improvements in efficiency and production flexibility have placed us among the premier specialty steel producers in North America. However, the fundamental component to our success is our people. The expertise, commitment and adaptability of our team are our most valuable assets and will be critical to the achievement of our future objectives.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Industrial Millwright’s duties & responsibilities include the following:

  • Construction, installation, testing, troubleshooting, diagnosis, repair and maintenance of all types of steelmaking equipment including Electric Arc Furnaces; Vacuum Oxygen Refining System (VORS); Ladle Furnace; Vacuum Degas System (VDS); Vacuum Oxygen Decarburizer (VOD); Argon Oxygen Decarburizer (AOD); billet caster; grinders; annealing furnaces; diesel locomotives and overhead cranes.
  • Specifically: install, maintain and repair bearings, gearboxes, conveyors, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, pumps and compressors, hoists and other lifting devices, mobile equipment, fans and blowers, heat exchangers, cooling towers, etc.
  • Plan details of working procedure and perform work requiring a thorough knowledge of mechanical principles, hydraulics, pneumatics, and the application of the theory of operation of mechanical equipment.
  • Inspect all mechanical equipment and cranes to determine material replacement needs and service requirements and reports all abnormal conditions and hazards as identified through preventive maintenance and inspection programs to the Maintenance Supervisor;
  • Analysis and interpretation of blueprints, drawings, manufacturers’ specifications and instructions and installations of all equipment to locate faults, determine repair or installation procedure and ascertain material needs.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Prerequisites

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Must hold a valid Industrial Mechanic/Millwright Trade Certification (433A).
  • At least five years of experience working as an Industrial Mechanic/Millwright, preferably in a heavy industrial or manufacturing setting.
  • Welding tickets and experience would be considered an asset.
  • Proven trouble-shooting and diagnostic skills, mechanical aptitude and strong math skills
  • Superior analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills and a demonstrated ability to take initiative and to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Strong safety track record and demonstrated willingness to participate in workplace safety and ensure compliance with all Valbruna ASW Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • Ability and willingness to work shifts, overtime as required and the occasional weekends.
  • A strong willingness to work in a fast-paced, lean environment where adaptability, innovation and hard work are valued above all else.

*This position pays $34.25 per hour and a shift premium is paid to employees working the afternoon shift ($0.35) and ($0.55) working the night shift. Valbruna ASW Inc. offers an excellent benefits package, including health insurance and pension plan.

How To Apply

If you would like to be considered for this role, please send your resume directly via e-mail with “Industrial Millwright” in the subject line to No agencies please. We thank all applicants for their interest but can only commit to contacting suitable and qualified candidates.

* Valbruna ASW Inc. is a supporter of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities ACT (AODA) and is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the AODA. Accommodations will be provided to all applicants with disabilities during any stage of the recruitment process. Please include a summary of the accommodations required in your application e-mail.