4th Class Power Engineer
Winnipeg, MB
Winnipeg, MB

About $44,000 - $61,000 a year

Winpak Ltd. a public company, operates ten production facilities in Canada, the United States and Mexico, with its head office located in Winnipeg. Continued growth in sales has positioned the Company as one of the leaders in North American market for the supply of flexible and rigid plastic packaging. Winpak's location in Winnipeg, Manitoba is currently searching to fill the position of:
4th Class Power Engineer

Reporting to the Facility Supervisor, under the direction of the Chief 3rd class Power Engineer the Power Engineer Class 4 will be a member of the Maintenance team responsible for safely and effectively repairing, installing, and maintaining production equipment, building, and grounds. Specifically:

Regularly inspect refrigeration, heating and ventilating equipment for defects and improper operation and make necessary adjustments or repairs.
Responsible for Inspection, repair, replacement, installation, adjustment and maintenance of all types of refrigeration, heating and ventilating equipment within the facility.
Arrange and coordinate assistance and resoureces from other departments such as Mechanics, Electricians, and HVAC Mechanics as required.
Perform regular Work Orders and shop work, as well as account for inventory and labour on a CMMS system. Responsible for advising Supervisors when material and supplies are required.
Perform regular Work Orders and account for inventory and labour on a CMMS system. ? Interpret blueprints; make sketches and calculations as required.
Receive instructions covering the scheduled and emergency repairs, installation and inspection work to be done. ? Create tests to determine efficiency of equipment and adjusts for proper operating characteristics.
Diagnose trouble using testing equipment and own judgment based on a general knowledge of Class 4 refrigeration, heating and ventilating principles
Work during the scheduled shutdown and overtime to complete tasks, including call-ins. Report for duty within a reasonable time limit when there is a call back.
Promote teamwork, cooperation, and effective communication within the department and Company. Interact with all levels of the operation in support of Winpak’s TQI program.
Perform duties and responsibilities in a manner compliant with ISO 9001 and SQF 2000 standards. Must understand and adhere to all plant Food/Health and Safety Policies and GMP.
Mechanical and Electrical knowledge of power transmissions, pneumatics, hydraulics & electronics.
Monitor and adjusts physical plant and HVAC systems including calibrations and settings.
Construct items and repair walls, doors, floors, ceilings, windows, furniture, tables and shelves
Operate various types of moving equipment such as Forklifts, Genies, Floor scrubbers, Skyjacks.
Shift work or overtime maybe required for fulfilling regulatory requirements due to absenteeisim or vacation coverage.
Position is subject to 12 hour shift rotation

Manitoba Class 4 Power Engineer Certificate.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Experience in aspects of Refrigeration and Chiller units including Water Treatment, Valves, Switches, Pumps, Pneumatic controls, HVAC, Pressure Boilers, Generators, Electronic controls. Condensers, Compressors, Alarms, Cooling towers.
Must have minimum 2 years’ experience working in manufacturing environment
Aware of workplace safety regulations.
Must be comfortable with heights and smaller, confined spaces.
Other combinations of education, experience, knowledge, and skills will be considered.
Basic Carpentry skills such as painting, drywall, repairs or modifications.

Winpak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Pre-employment drug/alcohol/background screening may be required based on facility location.

Although we appreciate all applicants, only qualified applicants will be considered for interviews.