Vancouver Millwright - Manufacturing

Position Description

Job Summary

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We are looking for a Maintenance Millwright to join our Maintenance Team at our unionized wallboard plant on Annacis Island.

8 hour day shift (6:30am - 3:00pm), Monday - Friday 5 days a week. (plus OT)


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Millwright is responsible for completing mechanical maintenance work as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor, and other plant personnel, to ensure suitable availability and reliability of plant equipment and machinery associated with the manufacture of wallboard.


  • Performs repairs to machinery and plant support systems with regards to mechanical, hydraulics, pneumatics, etc.
  • Maintains correct safety standards at all times
  • Work with preventative maintenance programs and keep proper maintenance records.
  • Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate the parts required during overhauls, maintenance or set-up of machinery
  • Works with a wide array of precision tools, such as Vernier calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, gauge blocks and levels
  • Fabricates custom parts, fixtures and guarding by means of arc welding, grinding, oxyacetylene cutting
  • Assembles and installs machinery and equipment such as mixers, saws, pullers, precision bearings, gear-boxes, clutches, motors, shafts, sprockets, chains, conveyors etc.
  • Alignment skills, couplings on pumps and various Falk Couplings
  • Works at heights and confined spaces without fear
  • Occasionally performs work in other trades, welding and other work
  • Participates and supports World Class Manufacturing and lean manufacturing initiatives
  • Troubleshoots and repairs machinery and equipment in breakdown situations to ensure production requirements are met.

This is a permanent, full-time position


Certain provinces require pay information be provided in job postings. The national pay range for this position is $77,400 to $120,100 per year, however, the base pay offered may vary depending on geographic region, internal equity, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors.

In addition to base salary, this position is eligible for an annual bonus. The targeted bonus amount is 10% of base salary based on company and individual performance measures. The total target salary range (base pay and annual bonus) for this position, is $85,100 to $132,100.

Saint-Gobain aims to deliver a comprehensive Total Rewards package to support our employees’ well-being and help improve daily life for themselves and their families. Employees have the flexibility to choose the benefits that best needs their individual needs. 

Required Qualifications


  • Mechanical tradesperson holding a BC Certificate of Qualification.
  • Must be available to work overtime, extended hours are expected
  • 5+ years of experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment
  • Experience with PC software, PLC’s, troubleshooting and diagnostics
  • Ability to operate forklifts and aerial lifts
  • Strong familiarity with machine shop practices; use of power tools
  • Understanding of bearings and their functions
  • Must be able to read drawings and machine parts from a sketch or sample
  • Read, write, understand and communicate effectively in English
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Work in a World Class Manufacturing Environment – WCM
  • Reliable, punctual and health-safety-environment conscious
  • Additional red seals as a welder and/or A-ticket pipefitter would be advantageous

Company Summary

Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities.

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.

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Vancouver Millwright - Manufacturing

Location: Delta, British Columbia

Posting Date: 09/13/2023

Job Code: CAN00458

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