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Industrial mechanic

Job Information
Author vpcgroup
Date January 5, 2018
Type Full Time
Company VPC Group Inc.
Salary $34.00 to $36.00 - Per Hour
Location North York, ON
Category Business / Management
Contact Information

Company: VPC Group Inc.

Business Information: VPC Group Inc. is Canada’s leading manufacturer of urethane foam products for the furniture, bedding and flooring industries and is dedicated to providing exceptional service to customers. A privately owned company, VPC is committed to creating a positive work experience for all employees through an investment in technology, commitment to operational excellence, and open leadership.

Business Address: 150 Toro Rd., North York, ON, M3J 2A9

Work Location: 3220 56 Ave South East, Calgary, AB, T2C 0B1

Type of Employment: Full time–Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job duties:

  • Complete maintenance and repair on specialized foam line, fabrication and rebond equipment.
  • Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
  • Install, align, dismantle and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, furnaces and generators according to layout plans using hand and power tools
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as cranes, jacks and tractors to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls
  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts
  • Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Construct foundations for machinery or direct other workers to construct foundations
  • Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.


-Education: Completion of secondary school is required

-Experience: At least 3 – 4years of experience is required. If the candidate does not have 3-4 years of experience, then a post secondary certificate is required.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Physically demanding

Handling heavy loads

Flexible hours


Salary:  $34.00 to $36.00 Hourly, 40 hours

Benefits: Disability, Extended Medical insurance, dental insurance, Pension

Other benefits: Uniform, some tools, PPE

Important information:

Please note that we are a 24 hour operation company that operates 6 days per week.

The schedule of work is as follows: Monday to Friday and occasionally at weekends.  Shifts 7am – 3:30pm / 3:30pm to 11:00pm / 11pm to 7am

Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by mail to: 150 Toro Rd., North York, ON, M3J 2A9

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