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Job ID 53460

Industrial Maintenance Millwright - Fulltime Hourly Position 

Owens Corning, Toronto Plant

Best known for its corporate symbol of the Pink Panther and a Fortune 500 company for more than 50 years, Owens Corning produces various building products for residential and commercial markets. We are currently seeking a qualified Journeyman Millwright for our Toronto fiberglass insulation plant, an award winning Owens Corning Plant.

Safety is the number one priority and a condition of employment at Owens Corning

The Industrial Maintenance Millwright will report to a Maintenance Supervisor and will initially be a day shift position.  Due to changing resources and business demands the position may require a transition to a continental shift work schedule which includes weekends.

What we offer:

  • Bonus, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Pension Plan Benefits
  • An opportunity to join an outstanding manufacturing organization

Position Summary

As a key member of our Maintenance Team, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Performing Hazard Assessments
  • Hoisting and Rigging
  • Providing maintenance support to a continuous process manufacturing plant
  • Performing a range of maintenance functions from simple repairs to complex equipment rebuilds
  • Mentoring junior technicians as they perform maintenance activities
  • Performing root cause failure analysis
  • Taking initiatives to prevent equipment failures
  • Carry out continuous improvements of equipment and areas
  • Taking initiatives to identify, maintain, and repair equipment issues
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Complete work in a timely manner to meet production commitments
  • Carry out housekeeping activities on an ongoing basis
  • Be available to come in on off-shifts to provide maintenance support

Your work history should include experience with most, if not all of the following types of equipment:

  • Pneumatics
  • Conveying systems
  • Air compressors
  • Natural gas systems
  • Hydraulics
  • Automated packaging systems
  • Dust collectors
  • High volume fans
  • Pumps
  • Piping
  • Rigging
  • Power transmission (motors, gearboxes, etc..)
  • Welding/fabricating
  • Industrial controls.

    What you offer:
  • Interprovincial Red Seal Millwright required
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Maintenance Millwright in a manufacturing or heavy industrial environment
  • Strong working knowledge on safe work practices (such as lock-tag-try, fall protection, and hazard assessments)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision independently or in a group
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of SAP, continuous flow operations and fiberglass manufacturing is an asset
  • Safety is our highest priority, and safety procedures and guidelines must be adhered to at all times. This includes wearing personal protective equipment, such as a hard hats, eye protection, hearing protection, respirators, and flame retardant clothing and safety shoes.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts
  • Passion for teamwork, ongoing learning, continuous improvement and maintaining a respectful environment

Why Work Here

At Owens Corning, we believe our competitive advantage lies in the strength and talents of our employees.

  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Competitive base salaries
  • Performance based incentive bonus compensation
  • Competitive Wages
  • An opportunity to join an outstanding manufacturing organization

Owens Corning is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible candidate experience. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.

To Apply:

Please forward resume to:

Job Type:                   Fulltime

Hourly Rate:               (probation rate first 90 days $40.15) - (probation rate for second 90 days $41.43)   After 180 days probation    -   $42.74 (Days) 

$48.86 (Shift)

Required experience: Relevant Industrial Maintenance Millwright work experience: 3 years

Required education:   High School or Equivalent

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit.

About Owens Corning  

Owens Corning is a global leader in insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials. Its insulation products conserve energy and improve acoustics, fire resistance, and air quality in the spaces where people live, work, and play. Its roofing products and systems enhance curb appeal and protect homes and commercial buildings alike. Its fiberglass composites make thousands of products lighter, stronger, and more durable. Owens Corning provides innovative products and solutions that deliver a material difference to its customers and, ultimately, make the world a better place. The business is global in scope, with operations in 33 countries. It is also human in scale, with approximately 20,000 employees cultivating local and longstanding relationships with customers. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2018 sales of $7.1 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 64 consecutive years. For more information, please visit

A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we’ll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note:Applications must be filled out completely—incomplete applications will not be considered. Resumes are welcome, but are not a substitute for completing the application.

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