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Job Title: Maintenance

Available Positions: 10

Approximate Salary: $44 per hour (CAD)

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City: Victoria

State/Province: British Columbia

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Country: Canada

Education Level: High School Diploma

Experience Level: 3-4 Years Experience

Skills Required: Equipment Maintenance , Technical Understanding

Job Posted Date: 2022-06-22

Job expiry Date: 2022-07-22

Full Time

Job Details



-Perform mechanical disassembly & assembly along with the ability to install mechanical equipment

- Set up and operate a variety of lathes, milling machines, and multi-tasking machining centers

-Ensure parts are produced to specifications, verify workpiece dimensions are correct and made within tolerances

-Manually machining and manufacturing quality precision parts from various materials to

specified size and shape, based on Work Order, drawings, and specifications provided

-Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts, and tables or study sample parts to determine the machining operation to be performed and plan the best sequence of operations

-Fit and assemble machined metal parts and sub-assemblies using hand and power tools

-Use precision measuring tools such as micrometers, calipers, verniers, dial indicators, etc.

-Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces

-Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using

precision measuring instruments

-Set up, operate, and maintain a variety of machine tools to perform precision, machining

operations such as sawing, turning, milling, boring, drilling; troubleshooting as required

-Inspect the machined product; correct any defects

-Complete any required documentation

-Clean and maintain equipment

-Contribute to keeping locations in and around the plant clean and hazardous free

-Support continuous improvement and quality objectives regarding machine shop

procedures and practices

-Other duties as required


Education and Experience

-High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred

-Red Seal Journeyman Machinist trade certificate is an asset

-3+ years of experience operating machines in a manufacturing environment is an asset

-Proficient with lathes, milling machines, and drill presses to manufacture and repair

components for heavy industry

-Preferably experienced with horizontal and vertical boring mills, as well as line boring

-Experienced in jobber shop repair environment

Knowledge and Skills

-Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical manuals and drawings, writing

procedures, and verbal instructions

-Ability to manage complex machining tasks with a high level of productivity and accuracy

-Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions

-Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to follow all Company policies and procedures, including safety

-Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times

-Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers and/or supervisors with other duties as required 


-Must possess a selection of essential hand tools i.e. essential mechanical tools, measurements

tools 6" dia. and under

-Must possess a current and valid driver's license

-Ability to read drawings, problem solve and work within a team environment to meet tight deadlines

-Regularly perform repetitive tasks

-Possess manual dexterity to put parts or pieces together quickly and accurately

-Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

-Must be able to stand and/or sit for extended periods of time, able to lift up to 50 lbs, kneel, climb ladders, and walk on varied terrain

-Must be eligible to work in Canada

Work Conditions

-Manual machining and custom repair work environment

-Occasionally required to go on board marine vessels and to customer sites

-Safety equipment will be required, e.g. steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.

-Flexibility of schedule with overtime as required

-Measurement tools greater than 6" and up are provided

-Will be required to occasionally work outdoors in the elements

-Hazards associated with the trade

-Work both indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions

The main activity of the business: Multiple groups of companies such as construction, recycling, engineering, and truck repairs.

Period: January/February 2023

Duration of Contract: 2 years minimum

Possibility of renewals: Yes

Job Location - Province Victoria, B.C

Shifts: 8 hours per day/40 hours per week at varied shifts





Uniform/Tools provided: Coveralls are provided or a twice-annual stipend of $250 is provided to the employee upon completion of their probationary period. (Hand) Tools are not provided, but a tool allowance of $0.10/hr is provided.

Housing: The employer will support the worker to find appropriate housing