Industrial Mechanic- Hot-Dip Galvanizing


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Located in Hamilton, ON

Salary: $37.00 - $39.00/hour

Type of Industry: Hot-Dip Galvanizing

Department: Maintenance

Reports to: Maintenance Manager

Terms of Employment: Full-time (40 hours per week) permanent position

Location: Hamilton, Ontario

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, inspect, and repair components and systems such as bearings, gears, clutches,

couplings, belted and shafted drives, gearboxes, air compressors, pneumatic systems, natural

gas-fired burners, heat exchanger system, AC/DC motors, Safety PLC’s and related controls,

pumps, conveyor systems, automated and semi-automated production equipment.

  • Completing preventive maintenance requirements on equipment
  • Identify issues and determine root cause of malfunctioning equipment
  • Perform basic welding and machinist tasks
  • Participate in all site safety programs and support all company policies and procedures
  • Respond to emergency requests for maintenance (after hours/weekends as needed)
  • Utilize vendor support to learn proper equipment cleaning and maintenance practices
  • Monitors pre-treatment bath chemical composition and adjusts in conjunction with the

Technical Director

  • Completes maintenance records and maintains operating logbooks and databases as required
  • Maintains control of plant tools, manuals, repair parts, assemblies, and consumables
  • Research equipment manuals and requisition repair parts. Identify and assist in

sourcing/purchasing parts

  • Demonstrate the ability to make competent decisions in emergency situations
  • Maintain inventory of spare parts and consumable parts for equipment
  • Works from elevated areas such as ladders, platforms, scaffolding, utilizing fall protection

equipment as necessary to complete tasks

  • Applicant must be a highly motivated individual willing to work flexible shifts depending on

workload in a team orientated environment with minimal supervision


  • Previous experience in a similar role and/or industry with a minimum of 5 years
  • Millwright or Electrician trade designation is an asset
  • General understanding of:

o Over-head cranes

o Hydraulic lifting equipment

o Furnace and heat exchangers

  • Welding experience
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Problem Solving skills
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven track record of punctuality and dependability
  • Positive and professional attitude under pressure
  • Proficient in Excel, Outlook, Word


  • College Diploma, University Degree, or Skilled Trade Certificate
  • Minimum High School Diploma combined with equivalent work experience and education including licenses/certificates in one or more related trade disciplines

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $37.00-$39.00 per hour


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Morning shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hamilton, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • millwright: 1 year (preferred)


  • English (preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (preferred)
  • Night Shift (preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (preferred)

Work Location: In person


Express Office: Hamilton
151 York Boulevard
Main Level
Hamilton, ON L8R 3M2
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