Maintenance Engineer

  • Location
    Scarborough, Ontario
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Electrical

Adecco is currently recruiting a Maintenance Engineer. This is fulltime permanent role for our government entity Client located in Scarborough, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one. The opportunity will be on-site
The Maintenance Engineer will have the following responsibilities:

  • Reviews maintenance and installation plans for new, upgraded and modified equipment for validity and effectiveness. Plans may require adjustments in tasks performed or time allotted based on variables that have a direct impact on equipment performance i.e., replacement of filters may suggest every 2000 hrs but is dependent upon how often equipment is used and how dusty is the environment where the equipment resides. Maintenance Engineer or Technicians may perform task to validate plans.
  • Continuously reviews, observes and examines maintenance tasks to be performed by technicians or vendors (i.e., in one plant there may be 20 daily tasks, 25 weekly tasks, 10 Monthly tasks, 5 Quarterly tasks,10 Yearly tasks). Maintenance Engineer is looking for ways to optimize the scheduling of these tasks, review time allotments and determine if specific tasks can be completed at the same time on a piece of equipment that may have several tasks to perform on the same day. Every piece of equipment from chairs to MLOCR has maintenance tasks to complete. These reviews help reduce operations cost, increase performance and reduce down times impacting processing and delivery of mail.
  • Reviews safety protocols (lock out or tag out procedures) to ensure that vendor has provided, as precontract, properly sequenced procedures indicating what needs to be done in a specific order to ensure technicians and vendors can work on equipment safely. Equipment protocols vary based on type (electrical. Hydraulic, pneumatic, motion, gravity) of equipment and whether a piece of equipment has various types operating within the same system.
  • Recommends modifications to equipment to reduce maintenance time allotment per task, ensure repeatability, quality and productivity of work being done. This may include design or re-design of tools and jigs completed by Maintenance Engineer or contractors.
  • Executes pro-active/predictive maintenance activities alone or in conjunction with Reliability Engineer such as FMECA (Failure modes effects and criticality analysis), SPC (Statistical Process Control), various Statistical modeling, SMED (Single-Minute Exchange of Die), RCM (Reliability Centered Maintenance), MTBF (Mean time between failure), MTTR (Mean time to repair) to identify various trends, ensure quality and reliability of all processing equipment.
  • Conducts within their region regular quality inspections on maintenance tasks completed by CPC or vendors; validates vendor work either by directly reviewing completed tasks or by verbal conversation with Supt Maintenance or technicians who regularly work on equipment being upgraded or repaired. Ensures that work meets SLA and sign off on request for Payment to certify services have been performed. Maintenance tasks performed internally follow similar process except there is no request for payment.
  • Liaises with technicians and provides recommendations to the planner on time allotments that may impact future scheduled tasks and improvements for more efficient, safer work practices.
  • Leads maintenance department teams to determine solutions for chronic equipment failures; conducts and monitors controlled fi eld tests, campaigns and pilots in support of reliability engineers’ findings. Once solution is determined Maintenance Engineer leads implementation of solutions.
  • Reviews equipment performance indicators and/or issues raised by maintenance department relating specific maintenance tasks or time allotments to perform maintenance tasks. Coaches CUPW technicians and engineering employees on the value of performing quality maintenance activities. This helps to identify and fill gaps in knowledge or improve results
  • The Maintenance Engineer must meet the following mandatory requirements:
  • A University or College degree in a related field.
  • 2-5 years of related work experience is required.
  • Familiar with spare parts management
  • Experience with development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Safe Work Instructions (SWI)
  • Experience with RCA, RCM and FMECA methodologies
  • Experience with MS Excel and Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) (Maximo preferred)
  • Experience with Predictive Maintenance technologies
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience with AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • Experience with performing Preventive Maintenance Inspections (PMI)
  • If you are interested in applying to our Maintenance Engineer position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button. 

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    Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_2041203

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