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Maintenance Mechanic - Caledon, ON

Permanent Primary Location: CALEDON, Ontario - Canada Job ID 060611 Date posted 04/16/2020 Zip Code L7C 2L7

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Job Description:

UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions. At UPS we discover how we combine endless opportunities innovation and rewards to create a truly unique career experience. With our unique promote-from-within culture you'll always find exciting new opportunities at every level of the organization. From training and education to growth and empowerment you have the freedom to forge a career path that can take you anywhere you want to go.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for a broad range of maintenance activities that are performed to keep UPS package handling facilities operating efficiently and effectively. The work is sometimes fast-paced and requires routine interaction with other hub employees.

  • Job Type: Full-Time - Permanent
  • Department: Buildings and Systems Engineering
  • Work Location: 12424 Dixie Road Caledon ON L7C 2L8
  • Workdays: Monday to Friday (flexibility is required to work occasional weekends and non-regular shifts) Available Shifts: Day/Night
  • Work Hours: 42.5 hours per week

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Troubleshooting adjusting and replacing AC and DC electrical equipment such as batteries control stations fuses motor starters relays switches and timers.
  • Inspecting troubleshooting repairing and/or replacing mechanical components such as motors reducers drive chains sprockets sheaves pulleys rollers conveyor belts bearings and transfer plates.
  • Inspecting troubleshooting repairing and/or replacing pneumatic equipment such as diverters air compressors lubricators hoses and coils.
  • Inspecting troubleshooting repairing and/or replacing hydraulic equipment such as hoses fittings cylinders and pumps.
  • Welding equipment such as hand rails conveyor supports package handling equipment carts and grating.
  • Performing preventive maintenance inspections of plant equipment such as conveyors bulk carts and power industrial equipment.


  • Grade 12 education or equivalent.
  • Possession of a valid Millwright Machinist Industrial Mechanic’s or Industrial Electrician’s License.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience performing maintenance on industrial equipment.
  • Welding experience (MIG TIG Arc or Oxygen-Acetylene).
  • Experience with hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Proficiency in 3-phase motor and basic controls troubleshooting.
  • Familiarity with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).
  • Ability to receive and give instruction over radio in industrial environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical power and control drawings.
  • Good command of English (able to read write and speak).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.


  • Experience of performing maintenance on conveyor belts.
  • Knowledge of plumbing and building schematics.
  • Knowledge of keyboard and basic computer skills.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $32.00 per hour.
  • Weekly pay (every Friday).
  • Automatic pay progression as per the existing union Collective Agreement.
  • Paid vacation:
    • 2 weeks after 1 year of service
    • 3 weeks after 5 years of service
    • 4 weeks after 10 years of service
    • 5 weeks after 20 years of service
    • 6 weeks after 25 years of service
  • Group Benefits (Dental and Extended Medical)
  • Pension Plan
  • Immediate access to UPS Employee Discount Program upon hire.
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Opportunities for future growth within a Fortune 50 company.

Working Conditions:

  • Mainly indoors (in a warehouse). Occasionally work outdoors.
  • Exposed to hot/cold temperatures when working outdoors.
  • Wear a UPS uniform and adhere to the company’s Appearance Guidelines.

Of Note:

  • In our industry this position is also known as Millwright Mechanic Plant Mechanic Industrial Mechanic etc.

UPS Canada is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. Please advise our HR representatives if workplace accommodation is needed. Thank you for your interest in UPS Canada.

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