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Maintenance Technician

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Winnipeg, MB, CA, R2X 1R2

R2X 1R2
Job Category:  Maintenance
R2X 1R2

ARYZTA is a global baking company with a Passion for Good Food. We provide our retail and foodservice customers with a portfolio of bakery solutions so they can deliver memorable, delicious food to consumers. With operations in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, ARYZTA has become a global leader in the baked goods industry and one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world. Our leading bakery brands in North America include La Brea Bakery®, Otis Spunkmeyer®, and Oakrun Farm Bakery®. We have 58 state-of-the-art bakeries and kitchens around the globe, with 20 of those in North America, and are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers’ expectations. The Americas team champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.


  • Prepare, test and troubleshoot all production lines prior to start-up in a timely manner.
  • Prmote and adhere to all safe work practices.
  • Work in accordance with Company policies, department procedures, good manufacturing practices and workplace health and safety regulations.
  • Carry out work orders and duties assigned by Maintenance Manager and/or Supervisor
  • Timely and accuratly complete all paper work associated with repairs and preventative maintenance.
  • Repair production equipment using blueprints and manuals
  • Carry out minor building maintenance and repairs
  • Perform basic welding with both Arc and TIG, as well as basic machining skills
  • Maintain ongoing communication with other departments and assist in continuous equipment improvement.
  • Problem solve, analyze and identify waste areas and recommend solutions.
  • Install new equipment according to layout plans using hand and power tools.
  • Carry out equipment modifications to improve product quality and reduce downtime.
  • Set up and change over equipment based on production plan demands.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a fast paced production manufacturing environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to work with a large diverse team.
  • Must be able to understand scheduling processes, quality training and safety policies and procedures.
  • Minimum Grade 12 education or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years working in a manufacturing/production environment perferred.
  • Post secondary education with technical field or trade or equivalent.
  • Must be able to work rotating shift work over a three shift 24 hour schedule.
  • Proven ability to multitask work assignments, production demands and projects.
  • Strong sence of punctuality and organizational skills required.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs at a time.
  • Strong sense urgency and ownership of ones work.
  • Driven to get the job done safely with minimual supervison.
  • Enjoy working within a diverse team and independantly.
  • Experience of SAP considered an assest.
  • Able to weld, fabricate and machinin.g
  • Strong ability to read hydraulic and pneumatic schematics and diagrams of refrigeration systems.
  • Knowledge of PLC/VFD and control circuits.
  • Expereince rebuliding pumps, motors, gearboxes and process equipement.
  • Able to work on machinery installation and rigging.

We thank each applicant for taking the time and effort to submit your resume, however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Our organization is committed to promoting the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity of persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance.