Position Description

Job Summary

Are you looking to join a well-established company where you can have a long and successful career? With over 350 years of history as a Company, Saint-Gobain has been awarded the TOP GLOBAL EMPLOYER certification for the 6th consecutive year. We offer comprehensive benefits such as:

  • Competitive pay starting at $35.86 per hour
  • Annual Bonus
  • Retirement Benefits
  • PTO Programs
  • Discount Programs
  • Career Development opportunities

We are looking for a experienced Millwright for our Factory Services department. As a Millwright, the job consists of repairing, rebuilding, replacing and reproducing equipment and equipment components by gas cutting, welding and brazing. As and when required, the Millwright does minor mechanical work. In this position you will also fabricate and install new equipment and facilities. Performs all duties in a safe, responsible manner, observing all Plant and Government regulations. Observes and reports all unsafe conditions to the Shift Supervisor.


To strive for continuous improvement in quality and productivity on a daily basis. 

The Millwright reports to the Shift Supervisor and/or the Production Manager.


  1. Maintain and repair all plant machinery and facilities using any and all equipment and tools as required.
  2. Read and interpret blueprints, measure and layout operations, select work piece materials, repair or build machines or components to pre-scribed tolerances.
  3. Perform necessary repairs and modifications to buildings/facilities.
  4. Work with Maintenance/Production Supervisor.
  5. Maintain clean and safe work area.
  6. Obey all existing fire and safety regulations.


  1. Correct procedures must be known and followed in:
    • Making linear and angular measurements
    • Making simple layout
    • Selecting the right type of rods and amperage for arc welding
  1. Be conscientious, dependable and cooperative in performing the job and maintain an efficient operation by meeting satisfactory factory standard of work quality, work output, safety, good housekeeping to 5S Plant Standards and orderliness.
  2. Must possess a thorough understanding of all safety standards, regulations and Saint-Gobain Policies and Procedures.

Required Qualifications

The Millwright must be able to fulfill the following requirements: 

  1. Must have Grade 12 Technical School training in the welding trade, or be Certified under the Apprenticeship and Tradesmen’s Qualification Act.
  2. Physically able of performing the job
  3. Communicate clearly both verbally and in writing with other personnel. Submit neat and accurate reports.
  4. Must know how to use a template to layout and produce elbows, transitions, cylinders and conical shapes.
  5. Must know how to prepare the material for welding .
  6. Be conscientious in the performance of all duties and require a minimum of supervision.
  7. Have the ability to lead a group of workers on a repair job and make decisions regarding the job.
  8. Must comprehend oral and written instructions sufficiently to carry them out properly and efficiently.
  9. Perform all other duties that are associates with the job as and when requested by the Shift Supervisor .
  10. Must be familiar with and observe all Company safety rules and regulations.
  11. Must complete all safety training as assigned.
  12. Participate in World Class Manufacturing activities as requested.
  13. Must adhere to the General Principles of Conduct and Action of the Saint-Gobain Group.

Company Summary

With over 60,000 employees working across 46 countries, Saint-Gobain’s Innovative Materials Sector boasts a unique and profitable portfolio of high-tech and high value-added solutions for housing and construction, mobility, healthcare and industry.

A true technology bridgehead for the Saint-Gobain Group, the Innovative Materials Sector is supported by 3 powerful growth drivers: innovation, co-development and research.

In the field of High Performance Materials, it proposes a comprehensive range of innovative technologies targeting the housing and construction market, transport, industry and healthcare, and combined into four families of materials: ceramics, polymers, abrasives and technical fabrics. Flat Glass is a world leader in manufacturing, processing and selling glass products for the construction and transportation sector (including the automotive industry).

At Saint-Gobain we design, manufacture and distribute materials which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. Join our innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial community to improve the world of tomorrow with us.

Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing reasonable accommodations throughout the recruitment process to applicants upon their request. This commitment is in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).


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Location: Niagara Falls, Ontario

Posting Date: 11/17/2022

Job Code: CAN00188

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