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Amhil North America is part of the Wentworth Technologies group of companies that provide smart, safe and sustainable packaging solutions for the consumer, industrial and foodservice industries in North America and Europe.

Under the Wentworth Technologies Umbrella, Amhil North America is a privately held Thermoforming Plastics Packaging company focused on delivering Best Value to our customers and partners.

Over the past twenty years, Amhil North America has expanded its product offering to include drinking cups, portion cups and food packaging and now includes products that are 100% recyclable, produced with recycled content and available as carbon neutral.


Overview

The Millwright Apprentice is part of our Maintenance team and covers all aspects of machine maintenance, installation and preventative maintenance. This involves dismantling and re-installation of equipment, welding/cutting of parts, rebuilding of extruders, thermo formers, pumps/motors, blowers and other general maintenance activities such as tooling change, painting, minor plumbing works and PM.

Details

  • Ensure all Maintenance activities are conducted in a safe manner, following LOTO procedures at all times..
  • Install new or rebuilt equipment as per work order.
  • Weld, cut and repair parts as per work order.
  • Repair/overhaul equipment (e.g. pumps, motors, blowers, etc.)
  • Dismantle, clean and re-install machine components including extruder screw, extruder die, polishing rolls, oven heaters, toggle assemblies, etc.
  • Machine start-up.
  • General building maintenance (e.g. painting, minor plumbing, etc.)
  • Prepare Hot Work Permits.
  • Communicate to the Shift Supervisor the status / completion of work assignments.
  • Assist with tooling changes.
  • General housekeeping of your work area – good housekeeping = good safety!
  • Completing assigned PM activities.
  • Actively participate with 6S and other Lean initiatives.
  • Electrical control voltage troubleshooting and repairs.

 

What we’re looking for

  • A Great Attitude!
  • 433A Certification of Apprenticeship.
  • Welding, Fabricating and machine re-building experience.
  • Ability to read, write and understand English (technical documents) and other written material related to the job.
  • Mechanical Aptitude.
  • Proven ability to trouble-shoot problems.
  • Basic computer skills – ability to effectively utilize PM software (Megamation)
  • Able to lift up to 35 lbs and stand for long periods of time.
  • Able to work in a hot and humid environment.

Assets

  • Previous experience working in a 24/7 Plastics manufacturing environment.
  • Sound understanding of industrial controls networks.
  • Sound understanding of industrial drives.

Application Process:

Please send your updated resume to careers@amhil.com.

This position is open to applicants legally authorized to work in Canada.

Amhil North America provides equal opportunities for all applicants and is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  Accommodation is available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Equal Opportunity and Accommodation

Amhil North America provides equal opportunities for all applicants and is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  Accommodation is available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Our COVID-19 Safety Protocols

  • We provide all employees with personal protective equipment (face mask, face shield and gloves)
  • Every person that enters our building has a temperature check and must fill out a COVID-19 assessment questionnaire, which are documented for contact tracing
  • Offices, manufacturing spaces, and common areas have been reorganized and plastic barriers installed to ensure physical distancing
  • All areas are subject to strict cleaning and sanitization schedules
  • Physical barriers between workers (Plexiglas in the production facility)
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