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Millwright Maintenance Technician - $500 sign on bonus!

Requisition ID:16274 

Position Type: (US)Full Time 

Career Function: Engineering and Maintenance 


Posting Type: DNI 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.


Our Woodstock, ON facility is part of the dairy and culinary division creating powders, sauces, and yogurt for Kerry and our retail customers. With a growing portfolio, comes need to grow our team! If you like working with a close-knit group of hard workers that makes a big impact, we may be the place for you! 

About the role

This position will provide mechanical maintenance support at our Woodstock manufacturing facility.

$500 sign on bonus!

Key responsibilities


  • Read diagrams and drawings to determine work procedures
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during installation, setting up and repair of machinery
  • Install machinery and mechanical equipment according to the layout plans using hand and power tools
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate abnormalities and malfunctions following the preventative maintenance schedule
  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace faulty parts through fabricating or installing new parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Make modifications to tools and fixtures including the fabrication of new parts as required
  • Complete appropriate documentation according to company procedures
  • Troubleshoot basic electrical systems
  • Assist with inventory of maintenance parts
  • Inspect and repair heating and cooling system
  • Report all food safety and quality problems to personnel with authority to initiate action

Qualifications and skills


  • Certified Millwright
  • Refrigerator “B” Operator or higher
  • 2 plus years experience working in manufacturing environment, preferrably food industry

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the Canada for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment assessments.

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