Setup Technician/Operator

Job Locations: Scarborough
Departments: Production

Belvika is growing and is currently seeking Setup Technician/Operator for its Thornmount facility, located in Scarborough. The individuals must be flexible to work all shifts.

The successful candidate will:

  • Set up and troubleshoot packaging machines and lines;
  • Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards;
  • Adjust machine components, machine tension and pressure according to size or processing angle of product;
  • Regulate machine flow or speed;
  • Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, and report malfunctions to a Supervisor;
  • Inspect and remove defective products and packaging material;
  • Clean, oil, and make minor adjustments or repairs to machinery and equipment, such as opening valves or setting guides;
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams, or glue that isn’t sticking properly;
  • Perform preventative maintenance on packaging lines as the schedule requires;
  • Repair areas in the facility that require attention as per work orders;
  • Train Packaging Equipment Operators;
  • Assist with production on lines as required;
  • Able to source & order parts through online maintenance program;
  • Other duties as assigned;

Education/Work experience requirements:

  • 1-2 year’s experience as a Maintenance Technician or Mechanic specializing in secondary packaging (i.e. shrink wrapping, overwrapping and cartoning);
  • Engineering/Technical Education background;
  • Forklift or Scissor Lift certification an asset;
  • Experience with high speed packaging equipment (example: Bartelt and food scales (Ishida);
  • *IMPORTANT* Licensed Millwright not required

Key technical & behavioural competencies:

  • Mechanically inclined;
  • Technical mindset;
  • Experience using ERP/MRP systems;
  • High attention to detail;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Works effectively in a fast-paced environment;
  • Microsoft Office Suite of Products

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those most qualified will be contacted.

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